SaaS Security API identifies violations during the scanning
of your assets.
Data violations are triggered by active data profiles. A data violation
is not the same as an incident.
With data violations you don’t need to create any asset rules (policies).
Simply enable the data profiles that you want detected and the match results
display as soon as they’re discovered. SaaS Security API enables
you to assess and manage data violations
for supported SaaS
apps. After you explore the threats behind data violations, you
can achieve more granular visibility and control by authoring asset rules to
An asset can trigger both a data violation and an incident.