AWS Shield Advanced quotas - AWS WAF, AWS Firewall Manager, and AWS Shield Advanced

AWS Shield Advanced quotas

AWS Shield Advanced is subject to the following default quotas (formerly referred to as limits). To increase these quotas, go to the AWS Support Center.

Resource Default quota

Maximum number of protected resources for each resource type that AWS Shield Advanced offers protection for, per account.


Maximum number of protection groups, per account.


Maximum number of individual protected resources that you can specifically include in a protection group. In the API, this applies to the Members that you specify when you set the protection group Pattern to ARBITRARY. In the console, this applies to the resources that you select for the protection grouping Choose from protected resources.