FAQ

What is Aqua CSPM
Aqua CSPM is a cloud security auditing and monitoring product that scans IaaS and SaaS accounts for security risks, including misconfigurations, malicious A...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 1:45 AM
Why do I need CSPM
Cloud IaaS providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud (GCP), and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI), provide scores of servic...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 1:45 AM
Why aren’t the cloud provider tools sufficient
The cloud providers have released tools, including Trusted Advisor, Security Hub, Security Center, Config Service, and others that aim to help their users ...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 1:45 AM
Does CSPM monitor all accounts in an organization
Yes. You can connect Aqua CSPM to every AWS, Azure, Oracle, or GCP account within your organization. We recommend doing so to ensure you have complete insig...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 1:45 AM
Does CSPM embed an agent in the cloud infrastructure
No. CSPM operates at the control-plane level, auditing cloud IaaS configurations using their API endpoints. CSPM does not query your service endpoints or do...
Wed, 12 Aug, 2020 at 9:21 AM
How many cloud accounts can I connect to CSPM
You can connect an unlimited number of cloud accounts to Aqua CSPM as part of our paid plans. The free Developer plan supports the connection of only one c...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 1:46 AM
What do my CSPM scan results mean
The following results are generated by CSPM: PASS: The test passed when run against your account. This could be because your account was not using the s...
Wed, 12 Aug, 2020 at 9:21 AM
Do I need to fill out an AWS pentest request
No. AWS only requires a pentest request when you will be actively scanning your servers. Since Aqua CSPM only uses the AWS APIs, and does not utilize EC2 re...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 1:46 AM
I never received a confirmation email. How can I login
Check your SPAM folder for the invite email, which will be sent from "noreply@aquasec.com". If you can't find it, please open a support ticke...
Wed, 12 Aug, 2020 at 9:21 AM
Why should I use the CSPM hosted product over a script that checks the same vulnerabilities
Aqua's CSPM hosted product provides many advantages over periodically running a script against your infrastructure. Primarily, CSPM ensures that sc...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 1:46 AM