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AWS Accounts

You can configure multiple AWS Accounts for your Prowler SaaS account.

To get to Cloud management, go to or click the Cloud menu:

Manage Cloud Accounts

Add AWS Accounts

Click the Add More AWS Accounts link to activate the Add AWS Accounts form, then input the AWS Accounts you want included into your Prowler SaaS account.

Add Cloud Accounts


The Prowler SaaS IAM Scan Role needs to be created in each AWS Accounts you want to configure. Please refer to the Deploy Prowler SaaS Scan Role for help creating the IAM Scan role.

Add an Alias to your AWS Accounts

Use an alias to include a custom name for each of your AWS Accounts configured in your Prowler SaaS account:

  1. Under the Alias column, click the blue pen icon on the AWS Account you want to have a custom name.

    Edit Alias

  2. Type the desired name, then click on the check mark to save the alias for your Cloud Account.

    Save Alias

The Cloud Account alias should be a string with the following format:

  • Minimum length: 3 characters
  • Maximum length: 20 characters
  • Contain lowercase letters, digits, and dashes.

You cannot start or finish with a dash, nor can you have two dashes in a row.

Cloud Groups

You can assign your accounts to Groups. Groups can be used with Roles to limit read and write access for cloud accounts and their scan results.

By default there are no groups associated with your Prowler SaaS account.

Managing Groups

You can create, edit, and delete Groups by clicking on the Manage Groups button:

Manage Groups

Creating Groups

To create a group, enter the group name and click Add Group:

Create Group

Editing Group Name

Once a group is created, you can change its name by clicking on the pencil icon:

Edit Group Name

And then clicking Save

Manage Group Name


A group name is must have a minimum of 3 characters and a maximum of 20 characters.

Removing a Group

You can remove Cloud Groups at any time. If a Role is linked to the group, it will be automatically unlinked.

To remove a group, click the Delete button for the group you want to delete.

Remove Group

Assigning Cloud Accounts to Groups

Once you have created Cloud Groups, you can easily add Cloud Accounts to them. A Cloud Account can belong to more than 1 group.

For each Cloud Account, select the group in the table:

Assign Cloud Groups