Regions and endpoints - Amazon GuardDuty
Services or capabilities described in Amazon Web Services documentation might vary by Region. To see the differences applicable to the China Regions, see Getting Started with Amazon Web Services in China.

Regions and endpoints

GuardDuty RDS Protection is in preview release. Your use of the RDS Protection feature is subject to Section 2 of the Amazon Service Terms ("Betas and Previews").

To view the Amazon Web Services Regions where Amazon GuardDuty is available, see Amazon GuardDuty endpoints in the Amazon Web Services General Reference.

We recommend that you enable GuardDuty in all supported Amazon Web Services Regions. This enables GuardDuty to generate findings about unauthorized or unusual activity even in Regions that you are not actively using. This also allows GuardDuty to monitor Amazon CloudTrail events for the supported Amazon Web Services Regions, its ability to detect activity that involves global services is reduced.

Region-specific feature availability

A list of regional differences to specify the availability of GuardDuty features.

Multiple Regions

A preview release of the GuardDuty RDS Protection feature is available in the following Regions. The GuardDuty console at supports only these Regions.

Available Amazon Web Services Regions Region codes
US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1
US East (Ohio) us-east-2
US West (Oregon) us-west-2
Europe (Ireland) eu-west-1
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) ap-northeast-1
Middle East (UAE) Region and Europe (Zurich) Region

The following features and the corresponding data sources are not yet available in these Regions:

The following APIs in Amazon GuardDuty API Reference may have regional differences because of availability of data sources in these Regions:

Amazon GovCloud (US) Regions

For the latest information, see Amazon GuardDuty in the Amazon GovCloud (US) User Guide.

China Regions

For the latest information, see Feature availability and implementation differences.