Method: projects.scanConfigs.create

Creates a new ScanConfig.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The parent resource name where the scan is created, which should be a project resource name in the format 'projects/{projectId}'.

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource parent:

  • cloudsecurityscanner.scans.create

Request body

The request body contains an instance of ScanConfig.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of ScanConfig.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.