Tag Info

Hot answers tagged


The point of keeping secrets out of source code is so they don't go into source control. This is particularly useful in open source projects. When deployed, it doesn't matter if the secret's in a file or envvar. What's important is that only the OS user that your program is running as can read it. This is the default for envvars, which is convenient. Root ...


Figured this issue out: The issue was the Availability zones in the ELB. I thought I had to have an availability zone set the same as where my instance actually is and then at least one Public zone (the zone the instance is in is private). Apparently where the instance is doesn't matter, just the availability zones needs to be all public. Creating a ...

Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible