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How to manage allowed IP addresses for Managed Databases

Reviewed on 07 June 2021Published on 11 May 2019

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

Requirements:

How to add an IP address

  1. Click Database in the Storage section of the Scaleway Console side menu. A list of your Database Instances displays.

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

  3. Click Allowed IPs tab. A list of your allowed IP addresses displays.

  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. 198.51.100.135/32 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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