AWS EC2 Instance Windows*- Unable to PING?
If you do not like how things are, change them (Jim Rohn)
My experience on the latest Windows AMI Images in AWS was troublesome. I wonder AWS has not mentioned about this in any of their blogs/website.
Check this out…
Let me log in to the AWS Management console.
Select EC2 Service, and click Launch Instances. Proceed with the default settings.
At this time, I have selected “ALL TRAFFIC” [NOTE: Not a best practice to Allow all incoming traffic to any port.]
Let me try to ping the host from my machine. No response. NO LUCK!!!
Connect to Windows Server box.
Search for “Windows Defender Firewall with Advanced Security”.
Click on Inbound Rules.
Look for Actions and select New Rule.
Here’s the result from my local machine: [NOTE: IPv4 is already destroyed]
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