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Amazon GuardDuty is a threat detection service that continuously monitors for malicious activity and unauthorized behavior to protect Amazon Web Services accounts.
Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM) is an Amazon Web Service that helps an administrator securely control access to Amazon resources. Vulnerabilities are commonly caused by cloud resource misconfigurations and can lead to breaches and security failures especially when the vulnerability is related to Identity and Access Management . GuardDuty analyzes IAM data events and monitors them for malicious and suspicious activity.
Objective: Interact with IAM to generate findings in GuardDuty.
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