Method: projects.locations.instances.vulnerabilityReports.get

Gets the vulnerability report for the specified VM instance. Only VMs with inventory data have vulnerability reports associated with them.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. API resource name for vulnerability resource.

Format: projects/{project}/locations/{location}/instances/{instance}/vulnerabilityReport

For {project}, either project-number or project-id can be provided. For {instance}, either Compute Engine instance-id or instance-name can be provided.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of VulnerabilityReport.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

IAM Permissions

Requires the following IAM permission on the name resource:

  • osconfig.vulnerabilityReports.get

For more information, see the IAM documentation.