• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this challenge, you will create an EC2 instance that contains an Apache web server. First, you will create a key pair to allow remote access to the server. Next, you will create a security group that allows SSH and HTTP traffic. Finally, you will create an EC2 instance that uses a user data script to install an Apache web server, and then you will test the web server. Note: Once you begin the challenge, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge before you start.

Learning Objectives

In this challenge, you will create an EC2 instance that contains an Apache web server. First, you will create a key pair to allow remote access to the server. Next, you will create a security group that allows SSH and HTTP traffic. Finally, you will create an EC2 instance that uses a user data script to install an Apache web server, and then you will test the web server. Note: Once you begin the challenge, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge before you start.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.