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Whitelist group

Last Updated: Jun 25, 2021

This topic describes how to create a whitelist group. After you add an IP address to a whitelist, the client with that IP address can access the tenant. You may create and edit whitelist groups.

Background

OceanBase Database supports whitelist groups. By default, OceanBase Database has one whitelist group that cannot be deleted. You can create up to 40 whitelists and up to 5 whitelist groups. The whitelist group names must be unique, and none of the groups can be empty.

Procedure

  1. In the left-side navigation pane, click Clusters and select the target cluster to go to the Cluster Workspace page.

  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Security Settings.

  3. On the Whitelist tab, click Add Whitelist Group.

  4. Enter the Group Name and IP Address.1

    Parameter

    Description

    Group Name

    The group name must be 2 to 32 characters in length, start with a lowercase letter, end with a lowercase letter or digit, and contain only lowercase letters, digits, and underscores (_).

    IP Address

    • You can enter an IP address, for example, 192.168.0.1, or an IP address range, for example, 192.168.0.0/24.

    • Separate multiple IP addresses with commas (,), for example, 192.168.0.1,192.168.0.0/24.

    • Specifying 127.0.0.1 indicates that no IP address is allowed to access the tenant.

    • You can create up to 40 whitelists.

  5. Click OK to complete the whitelist settings.

  6. After a whitelist is added, click the edit icon next to the group to add or remove whitelists.