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Date Added: Jan 2014
An Amazon Machine Image (AMI) is a virtual appliance container used to create Virtual Machines (VMs) within the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). EC2 instances typically interact with a variety of Amazon Web Services (AWS), and as such require access to AWS credentials and private key materials. In this podcast, the speaker will explore how AWS credentials and keys may end up being persisted within an AMI.