Security: Cloud Accounts

Run the security scan for your AWS accountt and review the result, and enhance the security of these accounts.


To manage security scan jobs or to run either one manually, follow the instructions in Security: Scan Jobs.

With the Free service plan and Starter service plan, you are limited to 10 cloud account security scans per month.

Scan History of Cloud Accounts

From the navigation pane, go to Scan History and you can see a list of past security scan jobs.

  1. In the Overview tab, you can see a summary of the security scan result: the percentage of the passed test items (“Score”), a number of test items with the “Passed” labels, “Warning” labels, “Failed” labels, and the number of all tests (“Total Checks Executed”).

The timestamps are using the system time zone (TZ) of your workstation. You can also download a summary of security scan results in CSV format by clicking Export report.

Restriction: Exporting security reports in CSV files is not available in the Free service plan.

Open the View by Service tab and you can see a list of the test results that are grouped by services.

Open the View by Severity tab and you can see a list of the test results that are grouped by the severity: Critical, High, Medium, and Low.

Click Details of either severity and you can see a list of test items and results of this severity. Some items have “Remediation Link” which refers to the relevant web page of this test item.

Click Detailed view and you can see a list of all test items and results. You can sort and filter the items in the list by Service, Status, Region, Output, Control, Remediation, Test Info, and Severity.

Click the Bookmarks tab and you can see a list of bookmarks of the test items. For each record, you can click Bookmark to add a bookmark. In the Bookmarks tab, you can see all bookmarked items.