Method: organizations.sources.findings.create

Creates a finding. The corresponding source must exist for finding creation to succeed.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. Resource name of the new finding's parent. Its format should be "organizations/[organization_id]/sources/[source_id]".

Query parameters



Required. Unique identifier provided by the client within the parent scope. It must be alphanumeric and less than or equal to 32 characters and greater than 0 characters in length.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Finding.

Response body

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

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

IAM Permissions

Requires the following Cloud IAM permission on the parent resource:

  • securitycenter.findings.update

For more information, see the Cloud IAM Documentation.

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