Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

Embed
What would you like to do?
Common Database Rules for Firebase
// No Security
{
"rules": {
".read": true,
".write": true
}
}
// Full security
{
"rules": {
".read": false,
".write": false
}
}
// Only authenticated users can access/write data
{
"rules": {
".read": "auth != null",
".write": "auth != null"
}
}
// Checks auth uid equals database node uid
// In other words, the User can only access their own data
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".read": "$uid === auth.uid",
".write": "$uid === auth.uid"
}
}
}
}
// Validates user is moderator from different database location
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".write": "root.child('users').child('moderator').val() === true"
}
}
}
}
// Validates string datatype and length range
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".validate": "newData.isString()
&& newData.val().length > 0
&& newData.val().length <= 140"
}
}
}
}
// Checks presense of child attributes
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".validate": "newData.hasChildren(['username', 'timestamp'])"
}
}
}
}
// Validates timestamp is not a future value
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
"timestamp": {
".validate": "newData.val() <= now"
}
}
}
}
}
// Prevents Delete or Update
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".write": "!data.exists()"
}
}
}
}
// Prevents only Delete
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".write": "newData.exists()"
}
}
}
}
// Prevents only Update
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".write": "!data.exists() || !newData.exists()"
}
}
}
}
// Prevents Create and Delete
{
"rules": {
"posts": {
"$uid": {
".write": "data.exists() && newData.exists()"
}
}
}
}
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
You can’t perform that action at this time.