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Sending Notifications Through Amazon SNS

Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS) is a flexible messaging and mobile notifications service for coordinating the delivery of messages to subscribing endpoints and clients. You can configure SNS using the AWS Management Console, AWS Command Line Interface, or using the AWS SDK. By subscribing AWS Lambda functions to Amazon SNS topics, you can perform custom message handling.

USM Anywhere provides an integration point for Amazon SNS to connect to your SNS topic through the Amazon SNS APIs. When you have this integration configured in AWS and USM Anywhere, you can create orchestration rules to automatically send these notifications when an eventAny traffic or data exchange detected by AlienVault products through a Sensor, or through external devices such as a firewall. or alarmAlarms provide notification of an event or sequence of events that require attention or investigation. matches the rule criteria.

Edition: Notification integrations are available in the Standard and Premium editions of USM Anywhere.

For more information about the feature and data support provided by each of the USM Anywhere editions, go to https://www.alienvault.com/pricing.

Completing the Amazon SNS integration for USM Anywhere notifications includes the following tasks: