Amazon GuardDuty
Amazon Guard Duty User Guide

Document History for Amazon GuardDuty

Change Description Date

Added region support

Added region support for AWS GovCloud (US) Learn more

July 25, 2018

Added support for AWS CloudFormation StackSets in GuardDuty

You can use the Enable Amazon GuardDuty template to enable GuardDuty simultaneously in multiple accounts. Learn more

June 25, 2018

Added support for GuardDuty auto-archive rules

Customers can now build granular auto-archive rules for suppression of findings. For findings that match an auto-archive rule, GuardDuty automatically marks them as archived. This enables customers to further tune GuardDuty to keep only relevant findings in the current findings table. Learn more

May 4, 2018

GuardDuty is available in the EU (Paris) region

GuardDuty is now available in EU (Paris), allowing you to extend continuous security monitoring and threat detection to AWS' newest EU region. Learn more

March 29, 2018

Creating GuardDuty master and member accounts through AWS CloudFormation is now supported.

For more information, see AWS::GuardDuty::Master and AWS::GuardDuty::Member.

March 6, 2018

Added nine new CloudTrail-based anomaly detections.

These new finding types are automatically enabled in GuardDuty in all supported regions. Learn more

February 28, 2018

Added three new threat intelligence detections (finding types).

These new finding types are automatically enabled in GuardDuty in all supported regions. Learn more

February 5, 2018

Limit increase for GuardDuty member accounts.

With this release, you can have up to 1000 GuardDuty member accounts added per AWS account (GuardDuty master account). Learn more

January 25, 2018

Changes in upload and further management of trusted IP lists and threat lists for GuardDuty master and member accounts.

With this release, Users from master GuardDuty accounts can upload and manage trusted IP lists and threat lists. Users from member GuardDuty accounts CANNOT upload and manage lists. Trusted IP lists and threat lists that are uploaded by the master account are imposed on GuardDuty functionality in its member accounts. Learn more

January 25, 2018

The following table describes important changes in each release of the GuardDuty User Guide.

Earlier updates

Change Description Date
Initial publication Initial publication of the Amazon GuardDuty User Guide. November 28, 2017

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