Data protection

VM instance detected in the root compartment

Risk Level

Hazardous (3)

Platform(s)
  • N/A

Compliance Frameworks

Description

Tenancy (root compartment) is a secure and isolated partition within Oracle cloud where you can create, organize, and administer your cloud resources. Placing resources in the tenancy makes it difficult to organize and isolate those resources. It was detected that the VM instance {OciComputeVmInstance.Name} is placed in the tenancy. You can create additional compartments within the tenancy and corresponding policies to control access to the resources in each compartment.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to place your resources into a compartment in order to organize and have more granular access controls to your cloud resources.