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       VM::EC2::SecurityGroup -	Object describing an Amazon EC2	security group

	 use VM::EC2;

	 $ec2	    = VM::EC2->new(...);
	 @sg = $ec2->describe_security_groups;
	 for my	$sg (@sg) {
	     $name = $sg->groupName;
	     $id   = $sg->groupId;
	     $desc = $sg->groupDescription;
	     $tags = $sg->tags;
	     @inbound_permissions  = $sg->ipPermissions;
	     @outbound_permissions = $sg->ipPermissionsEgress;
	     for $i (@inbound_permissions) {
		$protocol = $i->ipProtocol;
		$fromPort = $i->fromPort;
		$toPort	  = $i->toPort;
		@ranges	  = $i->ipRanges;

	$sg = $sg[0];

	# Add a	new security rule
	$sg->authorize_incoming(-protocol  => 'tcp',
				-port	   => 80,
				-source_ip => ['',''});

	# write	it to AWS.

       This object is used to describe an Amazon EC2 security group. It	is
       returned	by VM::EC2->describe_security_groups().	You may	also obtain
       this object by calling an Instance object's groups() method, and	then
       invoking	one of the group's permissions() method. See VM::EC2::Group.

       The following object methods are	supported:

	ownerId		 -- Owner of this security group
	groupId		 -- ID of this security	group
	groupName	 -- Name of this security group
	groupDescription -- Description	of this	group
	vpcId		 -- Virtual Private Cloud ID, if applicable
	ipPermissions	 -- A list of rules that govern	incoming connections
			    to instances running under this security group.
			    Each rule is a
			    L<VM::EC2::SecurityGroup::IpPermission> object.
	ipPermissionsEgress -- A list of rules that govern outgoing connections
			    from instances running under this security group.
			    Each rule is a
			    L<VM::EC2::SecurityGroup::IpPermission object>.
			    This field is only valid for VPC groups.
	tags		 -- Hashref containing tags associated with this group.
			    See	L<VM::EC2::Generic>.

       For convenience,	the following aliases are provided for commonly	used

	inbound_permissions  --	same as	ipPermissions()
	outbound_permissions --	same as	ipPermissionsEgress()
	name		     --	same as	groupName()

       See VM::EC2::SecurityGroup::IpPermission	for details on accessing port
       numbers,	IP ranges and other fields associated with incoming and
       outgoing	firewall rules.

       To add or revoke	firewall rules,	call the authorize_incoming,
       authorize_outgoing, revoke_incoming or revoke_outgoing()	methods	one or
       more times. Each	of these methods either	adds or	removes	a single
       firewall	rule. After adding or revoking the desired rules, call
       update()	to write the modified group back to Amazon. The	object will
       change to reflect the new permissions.

   $permission = $group->authorize_incoming(%args)
       Add a rule for incoming firewall	traffic. Arguments are as follows:

	-protocol	 The protocol, either a	string (tcp,udp,icmp) or
			  the corresponding protocol number (6,	17, 1).
			  Use -1 to indicate all protocols. (required)

	-port, -ports	 The port or port range. When referring	to a single
			  port,	you may	use either the port number or the
			  service name (e.g. "ssh"). For this to work the
			  service name must be located in /etc/services.
			  When specifying a port range,	use "start..end" as
			  in "8000..9000". Note	that this is a string that
			  contains two dots, and not two numbers separated
			  by the perl range operator. For the icmp protocol,
			  this argument	corresponds to the ICMP	type number.

	-group,	-groups	  Security groups to authorize.	Instances that belong
			   to the named	security groups	will be	allowed
			   access. You may specify either a single group or
			   a list of groups as an arrayref. The	following
			   syntaxes are	recognized:

			   "sg-12345"	    authorize group with this groupId
			   "12345/my group" authorize group named "my group"
					     owned by user 12345
			    "my	group"	    authorize group named "my group"
					     owned by yourself

	-source, -source_ip Authorize incoming traffic from an IP address, IP
			     address range, or set of such ranges. IP
			     addresses use the CIDR notation of	a.b.c.d/mask,
			     as	described in
			     Pass an arrayref to simultaneously	authorize
			     multiple CIDR ranges.

       The result of this call is a VM::EC2::SecurityGroup::IpPermission
       object corresponding to the rule	you defined. Note that the rule	is not
       written to Amazon until you call	update().

       Here are	some examples:

	$sg->authorize_incoming(-protocol  => 'tcp',
				-port	   => 80,
				-source_ip => ['',''});

	# TCP on ports 22 and 23 from anyone
	$sg->authorize_incoming(-protocol  => 'tcp',
				-port	   => '22..23',
				-source_ip => '');

	# ICMP on echo (ping) port from	anyone
	$sg->authorize_incoming(-protocol  => 'icmp',
				-port	   => -1,
				-source_ip => '');

	# TCP to port 25 (mail)	from instances belonging to
	# the "Mail relay" group belonging to user 12345678.
	$sg->authorize_incoming(-protocol  => 'tcp',
				-port	   => 25,
				-group	   => '12345678/Mail relay');

   $permission = $group->authorize_outgoing(%args)
       This is identical to authorize_incoming() except	that the rule applies
       to outbound traffic. Only VPC security groups can define	outgoing
       firewall	rules.

   $permission = $group->revoke_incoming($rule)
   $permission = $group->revoke_incoming(%args)
       This method revokes an incoming firewall	rule. You can call it with a
       single argument consisting of a VM::EC2::SecurityGroup::IpPermission
       object in order to revoke that rule. Alternatively, when	called with
       the named arguments listed for authorize_incoming(), it will attempt to
       match an	existing rule to the provided arguments	and queue it for

       Here is an example of revoking all rules	that allow ssh (port 22)

	@ssh_rules = grep {$_->fromPort	== 22} $group->ipPermissions;
	$group->revoke_incoming($_) foreach @ssh_rules;

   $boolean = $group->update()
       This method will	write all queued rule authorizations and revocations
       to Amazon, and return a true value if successful. The method will
       return false if any of the rule updates failed. You can examine the
       VM::EC2 object's	error_str() method to determine	what went wrong, and
       check the group object's	ipPermissions()	method to see what firewall
       rules are currently defined.

   $boolean = $group->write()
       An alias	for update()

       This method refreshes the group information from	Amazon.	It is called
       automatically by	update().

       When used in a string context, this object will interpolate the

       VM::EC2 VM::EC2::Generic	VM::EC2::Instance VM::EC2::Group

       Lincoln Stein <>.

       Copyright (c) 2011 Ontario Institute for	Cancer Research

       This package and	its accompanying libraries is free software; you can
       redistribute it and/or modify it	under the terms	of the GPL (either
       version 1, or at	your option, any later version)	or the Artistic
       License 2.0.  Refer to LICENSE for the full license text. In addition,
       please see DISCLAIMER.txt for disclaimers of warranty.

perl v5.32.0			  2020-08-23	     VM::EC2::SecurityGroup(3)


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