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How to create IAM Policy


Creation of IAM Policies is part of the creation of IAM Roles and IAM Users.
To simplify the process the instructions below explain how to create IAM Policy from pre-defined JSON text.


Please follow the instruction to create the IAM Policy:

1. In AWS Management Console navigate to IAM Management Console (Services -> Security, Identity & Compliance -> IAM)
2. Go to Policies
3. Press on "Create policy" button
4. Select "JSON" tab
5. Copy and paste the JSON text into the edit field
6. Press "Review policy" button
7. Choose a name for the policy e.g. "vb4aws_pol1"
8. Press "Create policy" button

Please use the created IAM Policy by name in creation of IAM Role or IAM User
KB ID: 3056
Product: Veeam Backup for AWS
Version: Any
Published: 2019-12-02
Last Modified: 2020-08-13
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