Supported operating systems and programming languages by Amazon Inspector - Amazon Inspector

Supported operating systems and programming languages by Amazon Inspector

Supported operating systems

Amazon Inspector sources over 50 data-feeds to generate findings for CVEs including vendor security advisories, NVD, MITRE, other open-source feeds, internal research, and licensed data feeds.

The operating systems supported by Amazon Inspector, along with the vendor security advisories supported for that system, are listed below:

Amazon EC2 scanning

Operating system Major version Minor version Vendor Advisories
Amazon Linux AMI (AL1) N/A N/A ALAS
Amazon Linux (AL2) 2 N/A ALAS
CentOS Linux (CentOS) 7 X CESA
CentOS Linux (CentOS) 8 X RHSA
Debian Server (Stretch) 9 x DSA
Debian Server (Buster) 10 X DSA
Debian Server (Bullseye) 11 X DSA
Oracle Linux (Oracle) 6 X ELSA
Oracle Linux (Oracle) 7 X ELSA
Oracle Linux (Oracle) 8 X ELSA
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 X RHSA
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8 X RHSA
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 X SUSE CVE
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 15 X SUSE CVE
Ubuntu (Trusty) 14 04 (ESM) USN
Ubuntu (Xenial) 16 04 (ESM) USN
Ubuntu (Bionic) 18 04 (LTS) USN
Ubuntu (Focal) 20 04 (LTS) USN
Ubuntu (Groovy) 20 10 USN
Ubuntu (Hirsute) 21 04 USN
Ubuntu (Impish) 21 10 USN
Ubuntu (Jammy) 22 04 (LTS) USN

Amazon ECR scanning

Operating system Major version Minor version Vendor Advisories
Alpine Linux (Alpine) 3 12 Alpine Secdb
Alpine Linux (Alpine) 3 13 Alpine Secdb
Alpine Linux (Alpine) 3 14 Alpine Secdb
Alpine Linux (Alpine) 3 15 Alpine Secdb
Alpine Linux (Alpine) 3 16 Alpine Secdb
Amazon Linux (AL1) 2018.03 N/A ALAS
Amazon Linux (AL2) 2 N/A ALAS
CentOS Linux (CentOS) 7 X CESA
CentOS Linux (CentOS) 8 X RHSA
Debian Server (Stretch) 9 x DSA
Debian Server (Buster) 10 X DSA
Debian Server (Bullseye) 11 X DSA
Oracle Linux (Oracle) 6 X ELSA
Oracle Linux (Oracle) 7 X ELSA
Oracle Linux (Oracle) 8 X ELSA
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 X RHSA
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8 X RHSA
OpenSUSE Leap (SUSE Leap) 15 2 SUSE CVE
OpenSUSE Leap (SUSE Leap) 15 3 SUSE CVE
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 X SUSE CVE
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 15 X SUSE CVE
Ubuntu (Trusty) 14 04 (ESM) USN
Ubuntu (Xenial) 16 04 (ESM) USN
Ubuntu (Bionic) 18 04 (LTS) USN
Ubuntu (Focal) 20 04 (LTS) USN
Ubuntu (Groovy) 20 10 USN
Ubuntu (Hirsute) 21 04 USN
Ubuntu (Impish) 21 10 USN
Ubuntu (Jammy) 22 04 (LTS) USN

Supported programming languages

Amazon Inspector supports the following programming languages:

  • C#

  • Golang

  • Java

  • Javascript

  • PHP

  • Python

  • Ruby

  • Rust