Configure Data Violation Alerts on SaaS Security API
Learn how to configure notifications on SaaS Security
API so that administrators and end users are notified of violations.
Security API enables you to configure immediate Slack notifications
) when the service discovers a data violation. The
notification is sent as a Slack channel message. You can send notifications
to both administrators and end users. For supported SaaS
apps, administrators and end users can immediately manage from
within the notification. In doing so, you create an efficient violation
management workflow. Notifications to end users provide administrators
a low-touch mechanism for training end users on your organization’s
The following actions are available:
Location on Slack
Go to Violation Details on SaaS Security
Go to channel where the asset is posted
as defined by the Slack channel you specified when you configured alerts
Not a Violation
Ignore the data violation because the sensitive
data is not against the organization’s policy
Slack Pro and Business
Delete the message that contains sensitive data
when it’s against the organization’s policy
Log in to SaaS Security.
, search and select the channel to which you want
to post the notification to the supported SaaS app.
Channel not found
if you are not a member of the channel.
to the on position, then
to provide a message that encourages
your end users to take action on the data violation.
Use the following best practices in your message:
with a concise headline. For example,
A potential information security violation was detected!
Educate your users on the risks to sensitive content.