Technical resources

User Guide

Walks through how to set up Amazon GuardDuty and evaluate the security of your AWS environment.


API Reference

Describes all of the API operations for Amazon GuardDuty. Also provides sample requests, responses, and errors for the supported web services protocols.


Amazon GuardDuty Security Review: PCI DSS Compliance

This whitepaper from Foregenix provides assessment of GuardDuty’s effectiveness to address Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) requirements about intrusion detection techniques.

Amazon GuardDuty management console Tools for Amazon Web Services  
AWS command line interface documentation Amazon GuardDuty finding types  


APN Partner products complement the existing AWS services to enable you to deploy a comprehensive security architecture and a more seamless experience across your AWS Cloud and on-premises environments. Learn more about the products and solutions to support your infrastructure security, security monitoring, and consulting needs.

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AWS Coffee Break



Snap Takes Advantage of Intelligent Threat Detection with Amazon GuardDuty 

Broadridge Financial


Continuous Security Monitoring with Amazon GuardDuty 

Mercado Libre


Spanish: Con Amazon GuardDuty pudimos enfocarnos en resolver Alertas, en vez de construir herramientas para detectarlas 

Webcasts and videos


AWS re:Invent Launchpad 2017 - Amazon GuardDuty
AWS re:Invent 2017: Amazon GuardDuty Announcement
Introduction to Amazon GuardDuty (re:Invent 2017 SID218)
Introduction to Threat Detection and Remediation on AWS
Centrally Protect Your AWS Resources w/ GuardDuty - AWS Online Tech Talks
Supercharge GuardDuty w/ Partners (re:Invent 2018 GPSTEC304)
Amazon GuardDuty - Let's Attack My Account! - AWS Online Tech Talks

In-depth discussions

Deep Dive on Amazon GuardDuty - AWS Online Tech Talks
AWS Office Hours: Amazon GuardDuty Tips and Tricks - AWS Online Tech Talks
Threat Response Scenarios Using Amazon GuardDuty - AWS Online Tech Talks
Automate Threat Mitigation Using AWS WAF & Amazon GuardDuty
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Amazon GuardDuty is a threat detection service that provides you with an accurate and easy way to continuously monitor and protect their AWS accounts and workloads.

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