Amazon Macie

Discover and protect your sensitive data at scale

Get 30 days of S3 bucket–level security and access control evaluation

with the AWS Free Tier

How it works

Amazon Macie is a data security and data privacy service that uses machine learning (ML) and pattern matching to discover and protect your sensitive data.

Diagram showing how Macie automates the discovery of sensitive data to provide you with a better understanding of the data that your organization stores within Amazon S3.
What is Macie? (1:53)
What is Macie?
Learn how Macie automates the discovery of your data and lowers the cost of protecting your data.
What is Macie?
Learn how Macie automates the discovery of your data and lowers the cost of protecting your data.

Use cases

Continually identify sensitive data

Generate actionable findings across your entire Amazon S3 environment, so you can meet security requirements and evaluate security posture and access.

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Discover sensitive data for compliance

Schedule data analysis on a one-time, daily, weekly, or monthly basis to ensure sensitive data is protected.

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Identify sensitive data as part of automated data pipelines

Use Macie during data ingestion to determine if sensitive data has been appropriately protected.

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How to get started

Get started with Macie

Discover and protect sensitive data that's unique to your business.

Contact an expert

Learn more about how Macie can help you maintain data security and privacy.

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Improve the visibility of your data security posture.


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