UpGuard CyberRisk
  • 20 May 2024
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UpGuard CyberRisk provides third-party vendor risk and external cyber risk monitoring. The platform has two main modules: UpGuard BreachSight which monitors company external risk posture and Vendor Risk monitors and helps manages the risk posture of third party vendors.

Types of Assets Fetched

This adapter fetches the following types of assets:

  • Devices
  • Users
  • Vulnerabilities
  • SaaS Applications


  1. UpGuard Domain (required, default: https://cyber-risk.upguard.com) - Specify the URL of the UpGuard CyberRisk API.

  2. API Key (required) - Specify the API Key used for authentication.

  3. Verify SSL - Select whether to verify the SSL certificate of the server against the CA database inside of Axonius. For more details, see SSL Trust & CA Settings.

  4. HTTPS Proxy (optional) - Connect the adapter to a proxy instead of directly connecting it to the domain.

To learn more about common adapter connection parameters and buttons, see Adding a New Adapter Connection.


Advanced Settings


Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection, refer to Advanced Configuration for Adapters.

  1. Enrich devices with risks info - Select this option to enrich the devices with risks data, using the endpoint UpGuard CyberRisk Active risks.
  2. Fetch Users - By default Axonius fetches users. Clear this option to not fetch users.


To learn more about Adapter Configuration tab advanced settings, see Adapter Advanced Settings.


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