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Configure Connectors to Import and Scan Images

Connectors act as links to local or third-party registries. You can use connectors to access these registries and then import image data from them to Container Security.

To import and analyze container images, you must configure a connector to a registry or, in certain cases, to the registry's own connector.

After you configure your connectors, you can view and managed your connectors from the Settings page in For more information about connectors, see Connectors in the Vulnerability Management User Guide. Container Security Connectors Container Security supports image imports via the following connectors. Container Security does not support registry imports from Docker Hub.

Connector Description Container Security Scanner
  • On-prem scanning tool that allows you to scan images without importing them to™.
  • Must be configured and run through the command line.
  • To configure the Container Security Scanner, see Container Security Scanner.
Amazon Web Service (AWS) Elastic Container Registry (ECR)
  • Assets hosted in an AWS Elastic Container Registry.
  • Container Security requires read-only access to your AWS account.
  • To configure an AWS ECR connector and import assets, see Configure an AWS ECR Connector to Import Images.
  • Assets hosted in a Docker-compatible registry.
  • To configure a connector for a Docker-compatible registry and import assets, see Configure a Local Connector to Import Images.
  • Note: If your registry is not listed but is Docker-compatible, select this connector. For information about Docker-compatible connectors, see Docker documentation at

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