Overview

Amazon GuardDuty is priced based on the quantity of Amazon CloudTrail Events analyzed and the volume of Amazon VPC Flow Log and DNS Log data analyzed. There is no additional charge to enable these log sources for GuardDuty analysis.

Amazon CloudTrail Management Event analysis – GuardDuty continuously analyzes CloudTrail management events, monitoring all access and behavior of your Amazon Web Services accounts and infrastructure. CloudTrail management event analysis is charged per 1,000,000 events per month and pro-rated.

Amazon CloudTrail S3 Data Event analysis – GuardDuty continuously analyzes CloudTrail S3 data events, monitoring access and activity of all your Amazon S3 buckets. CloudTrail S3 data event analysis is charged per 1,000,000 events per month and are pro-rated.

VPC Flow Log and DNS Log analysis – GuardDuty continuously analyzes VPC Flow Logs and DNS requests and responses to identify malicious, unauthorized, or unexpected behavior in your Amazon Web Services accounts and workloads. Flow log and DNS log analysis is charged per Gigabyte (GB) per month. Flow log and DNS log analysis is offered with tiered volume discounts.

Free trial

In the Amazon Web Services China (Ningxia) region, operated by NWCD, any new account to Amazon GuardDuty can try the service for 30-days at no cost. You will have access to the full feature set and detections during the free trial. The GuardDuty console indicates how many days are left on the trial period and estimates how much the daily average cost for your account is based on the volume of data analyzed. This makes it easy for you to experience Amazon GuardDuty at no cost and take the guess work out of the cost of the service beyond the free trial. Start using Amazon GuardDuty.

Pricing details - BJS

 

Amazon CloudTrail Management Event Analysis
Per 1 million events / month ¥ 35.30  per 1 million events
Amazon CloudTrail S3 Data Event Analysis
First 500 million events / month ¥ 7.10  per 1 million events
Next 4500 million events / month ¥ 3.50  per 1 million events
Over 5000 million events / month ¥ 1.70  per 1 million events
VPC Flow Log and DNS Log Analysis 
First 500 GB / month ¥ 8.69 per GB
Next 2000 GB / month ¥ 4.38 per GB
Next 7500 GB / month ¥ 2.19 per GB
Over 10000 GB / month ¥ 1.34 per GB

 

Pricing examples (monthly) - BJS

Example 1

GuardDuty processes
40,000,000 management events
2,000 GB of VPC Flow logs
1,000 GB of DNS Query Logs
200,000,000 S3 data events

Charges =
40 x ¥ 35.30
(per 1,000,000 management events)
+ 500 x ¥ 8.69 (first 500 GB)
+ 2,000 x ¥ 4.38 (next 2,000 GB)
+ 500 x ¥ 2.19 (next 7,500 GB)
+ 200 * ¥ 7.10 (per 1,000,000 S3 data events for first 500 million)
= ¥ 17,032 per month

Example 2

GuardDuty processes
5,000,000 management events
200 GB of VPC Flow logs
50 GB of DNS Query Logs
1,000,000,000 S3 data events

Charges =
5 x ¥ 35.30 (per 1,000,000 events)
+ 250 x ¥ 8.69 (first 500 GB)
+ 500 * ¥ 7.10 (per 1,000,000 S3 data events for first 500 million)
+ 500 * ¥ 3.50 (per 1,000,000 S3 data events for next 4500 million)
= ¥7,649 per month

Pricing details - ZHY

 

Amazon CloudTrail Management Event Analysis
Per 1 million events / month ¥ 30  per 1 million events
Amazon CloudTrail S3 Data Event Analysis
First 500 million events / month ¥ 6  per 1 million events
Next 4500 million events / month ¥ 3  per 1 million events
Over 5000 million events / month ¥ 1.50  per 1 million events
VPC Flow Log and DNS Log Analysis 
First 500 GB / month ¥ 7.49 per GB
Next 2000 GB / month ¥ 3.74 per GB
Next 7500 GB / month ¥ 1.91 per GB
Over 10000 GB / month ¥ 1.15 per GB

 

Pricing examples (monthly) - ZHY

Example 1

GuardDuty processes
40,000,000 management events
2,000 GB of VPC Flow logs
1,000 GB of DNS Query Logs
200,000,000 S3 data events

Charges =
40 x ¥ 30 (per 1,000,000 management events)
+ 500 x ¥ 7.49 (first 500 GB)
+ 2,000 x ¥ 3.74 (next 2,000 GB)
+ 500 x ¥ 1.91 (next 7,500 GB)
+ 200 * ¥ 6 (per 1,000,000 S3 data events for first 500 million)
= ¥ 14,580 per month

Example 2

GuardDuty processes
5,000,000 management events
200 GB of VPC Flow logs
50 GB of DNS Query Logs
1,000,000,000 S3 data events

Charges =
5 x ¥ 30 (per 1,000,000 events)
+ 250 x ¥ 7.49 (first 500 GB)
+ 500 * ¥ 6 (per 1,000,000 S3 data events for first 500 million)
+ 500 * ¥ 3 (per 1,000,000 S3 data events for next 4500 million)
= ¥6,148 per month