AWS Edition Quick Start Guide

Welcome to the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace edition of InsightVM!

This group of articles will help you deploy the Insight Agent to your EC2 instances and guide you through several cloud vulnerability assessment and management features offered by InsightVM.

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Before You Begin

Before you get started, make sure that you do the following things:

  • Register for the agent-powered edition of InsightVM on the AWS Marketplace.
  • Check that your web browser meets the system requirements.


This guide covers the following topics:



Objective 1: Deploy the Insight Agent

Learn about the Insight platform’s cloud-based data collection software and explore installation options

Objective 2: Build a Dashboard

Utilize customizable dashboards and the cards that build them

Objective 3: Create a Goal

Establish a broadly scoped, long-term remediation target for your organization

Objective 4: Create and Assign Remediation Projects

Use Remediation Workflow to break down, assign, and track remediation tasks toward achieving your Goal

Objective 5: Assess Your Containers

See vulnerabilities affecting your containers and connect to supported container image registries

Let's get started!

First thing's first. It’s time to deploy the Insight Agent.