In Aqua Wave a scan alert  is a notification sent to an integration notifying of a specific result for a specific plugin. For example, you can receive an alert if the plugin "Root Account In Use" enters a warn or fail state.


An Integration must be created before creating a Scan Alert. Click here to learn more about Integrations


Configure Scan Alerts


Step 1: Navigate to the "Alerts" page.

Step 2: Ensure you are on the "Scans" tab

Step 3: Select Create Alert

Step 4: Configure the Alert settings

  • Select the cloud provider you want to create an alert for.
  • Select the cloud accounts to include.
  • Select the plugins that will trigger the alert.
  • Select the Integrations you want the alert to be sent to.

Step 5: Select Create Alert