How to connect AWS RDS DB from a local machine Using EC2? 

Reading Time: 4 minutes To connect to an AWS RDS or DB instance, it’s a best practice to use VPN or AWS Direct Connect. If you can’t use VPN or Direct Connect, then use a bastion host. you can also restrict the network access control list (network ACL) of subnets to make the connection more secure. You can also restrict the route scope of the internet gateway to use a smaller range instead of Continue Reading