Learn how to rescan a cloud app on SaaS Security API
to update match results.
When you Configure
Data Patterns, all connected cloud apps are automatically
scanned to detect sensitive content that match on these patterns. This
process is known as discovery.
Unlike a forward scan,
a rescan does not request assets from the cloud; rather, a rescan
downloads previously discovered assets from the cloud app.
Rescan is a resource‑intensive and time‑consuming
operation. Depending on the volume of assets in your cloud app,
the rescan may take a long time to complete.
a rescan if:
You added or modified a data pattern. SaaS
Security API matches content going forward, but does not automatically
look for matches on previous scan results. To find matches for content
that SaaS Security API already scanned, you can