AWS WAF, AWS Firewall Manager, and AWS Shield Advanced
Developer Guide (API Version 2015-08-24)

Getting Started with AWS Firewall Manager to Enable AWS WAF Rules

You can use AWS Firewall Manager to enable both AWS WAF rules and AWS Shield Advanced protections. However, the steps for AWS WAF and Shield Advanced advanced are slightly different. This topic shows you how to get started with Firewall Manager to enable AWS WAF rules. If you want to use Firewall Manager to enable AWS Shield Advanced protections, follow the steps in Getting Started with AWS Firewall Manager to Enable AWS Shield Advanced Protection. To use Firewall Manager to enable AWS WAF rules, perform the following steps in sequence.