OOTB Rules

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Datadog provides out-of-the-box (OOTB) detection rules to flag potential misconfigurations and help improve your security posture. OOTB detection rules follow the same conditional logic as all Datadog Security Platform detection rules.

A configuration rule in Datadog

Datadog Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) uses the following rule types to validate the configuration of your cloud infrastructure:

These detection rules work with out-of-the-box integration configurations and map to controls within a compliance framework or industry benchmark. When new default configuration detection rules are added, they are automatically imported into your account.

To get started, choose a type of rule based on your environment: