Securing AWS with native services Part II: Centralising Amazon GuardDuty with Terraform

Threat detection & response is vitally important for security. In fact, it is included in the OWASP’s top 10 security risks. In this article we will dive deep into how to deploy Amazon’s threat detection service i.e GuardDuty, to a multi-account/multi-region cloud environment using Terraform, and how to connect the service with Slack, for real-time security notifications.

GuardDuty is a fairly easy service to deploy and operate on a single AWS account. But the complexity increases…