Enterprise Recon 2.0.27

Amazon S3 Buckets

To add Amazon S3 Buckets as Targets:

  1. Get AWS User Security Credentials
  2. Set up Amazon S3 Bucket as Target location

To scan specific objects in the Target Bucket, see Edit Amazon S3 Bucket Target Path.

General Requirements

  • Proxy Agent host with direct Internet access.
  • Cloud service-specific access keys.

Get AWS User Security Credentials

  1. Log into the AWS IAM console.
  2. On the left of the page, click Users and select an IAM user with full access to the Target Amazon S3 Bucket. er2-add-cloud-amazon-1.png
  3. On the User page, click on the Security Credentials tab. The tab displays the user’s existing Access Keys. er2-add-cloud-amazon-2.png
  4. Click Create Access Key. A dialog box appears, displaying a new set of User security credentials. This consists of an Access Key ID and a Secret Access Key.
  5. Click Download Credentials to save the User security credentials in a secure location, or write it down in a safe place. You cannot access this set of credentials once the dialog box is closed. er2-add-cloud-amazon-3.png

Set up Amazon S3 Bucket as Target location

  1. From the New Search page, Add Targets.
  2. In the Select Target Type dialog box, select Amazon S3.
  3. In the Amazon S3 Details section, fill in the following fields: er2-add-cloud-amazon-fields.png

    Field Description
    Bucket Name

    Enter the name of the Target Amazon S3 Bucket: <amazon_bucket_name>

    To scan specific objects within your Amazon S3 Bucket, see Edit Amazon S3 Bucket Target Path..
    Credential Label Enter a descriptive label for the credential set.
    Username

    Enter the Access Key ID obtained in Get AWS User Security Credentials

    For example, AKIAABCDEFGHIEXAMPLE.

    Password

    Enter the Secret Access Key obtained in Get AWS User Security Credentials.

    For example, aBcDeFGHiJKLM/A1NOPQR/wxYzdcbAEXAMPLEKEY.

    Agent to act as a proxy host Select a Proxy Agent host with direct Internet access.
    Encrypt the Connection via SSL Select this option to encrypt the connection with SSL.
  4. Click Test. If ER2 can connect to the Target, the button changes to a Commit button.
  5. Click Commit to add the Target.

Edit Amazon S3 Bucket Target Path

To scan a specific object in the Amazon S3 Bucket:

  1. Set up Amazon S3 Bucket as Target location.
  2. In the Select Locations section, select your Amazon S3 Bucket Target location and click Edit.
  3. In the Edit Amazon S3 Bucket Location dialog, enter the Path to scan. Use the following syntax:

    Path Syntax
    Whole Bucket <BucketName>
    Specific folder in Bucket <BucketName/folder_name>
    Specific file in Bucket <BucketName[/folder_name]/filename.txt>
  4. Click Test and then Commit to save the path to the Target location.