» alicloud_security_groups

This data source provides a list of Security Groups in an Alibaba Cloud account according to the specified filters.

» Example Usage

# Filter security groups and print the results into a file
data "alicloud_security_groups" "sec_groups_ds" {
  name_regex  = "^web-"
  output_file = "web_access.json"

# In conjunction with a VPC
resource "alicloud_vpc" "primary_vpc_ds" {
  # ...

data "alicloud_security_groups" "primary_sec_groups_ds" {
  vpc_id = "${alicloud_vpc.primary_vpc_ds.id}"

output "first_group_id" {
  value = "${data.alicloud_security_groups.primary_sec_groups_ds.groups.0.id}"

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • name_regex - (Optional) A regex string to filter the resulting security groups by their names.
  • vpc_id - (Optional) Used to retrieve security groups that belong to the specified VPC ID.
  • output_file - (Optional) File name where to save data source results (after running terraform plan).
  • tags - (Optional) A map of tags assigned to the ECS instances. It must be in the format: data "alicloud_security_groups" "taggedSecurityGroups" { tags = { tagKey1 = "tagValue1", tagKey2 = "tagValue2" } }

» Attributes Reference

The following attributes are exported in addition to the arguments listed above:

  • groups - A list of groups. Each element contains the following attributes:
    • id - The ID of the security group.
    • name - The name of the security group.
    • description - The description of the security group.
    • vpc_id - The ID of the VPC that owns the security group.
    • inner_access - Whether to allow inner network access.
    • creation_time - Creation time of the security group.
    • tags - A map of tags assigned to the ECS instance.