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How to manage allowed IP addresses for Managed Database for Redis™

Reviewed on 19 January 2023Published on 12 July 2019

Allowed IPs define remote access restrictions for your Database Instances. The default entry 0.0.0.0/0 enables any host to establish a connection.

Requirements:

How to add an IP address

  1. Click Redis™ under Managed Databases on the side menu. A list of your Database Instances displays.

  2. Click the database name or «See more Icon» > More info to access the Database Instance information page.

  3. Click Allowed IPs tab.

  4. Click Add IP. The IP can be a single IP or an IP block.

    Note:

    The IP must be specified in CIDR format, i.e. 198.51.100.135 for a single IP or 198.51.100.0/24 for an IP block.

  5. Enter a single IP address or a sub-network.

    Note:

    To restore initial settings and allow connections from all IPs, add the following IP block to the list: 0.0.0.0/0.

How to delete an IP address

  1. Go to your allowed IP address list.
  2. Click «Delete Icon».
  3. Click Delete your IP.
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