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What is Lucidum?

Lucidum helps you assess risk and mitigate vulnerabilities by discovering every asset, every account, and every user, classifying all discovered data, and calculating and ranking every risk.

Getting Started with Lucidum

The Getting Started guide includes information about the first few days with Lucidum and the type of information and insights you can expect immediately.

Proxy Server

A proxy server allows Lucidum connectors that run on your SaaS account to fetch data securely from your on-premises assets.

Managing Users

Lucidum includes easy-to-use tools to create and manage user accounts, create and manage roles for RBAC, enable SSO integration, and configure LDAP mapping.


Connectors enable Lucidum to ingest data from your environment and discover, identify, and classify assets, data, and users.

Monitoring Connectors and Ingestion

The pages under the Monitoring link display information about connectors and ingestion. In these pages, you can manually trigger ingestion, monitor the statu...


The Dashboards pages enable you to build and view dashboards that provide real-time insights into your assets, users, and data.

Value-Oriented Dashboards (VODs)

Lucidum includes pre-built dashboards, called Value-Oriented Dashboards or VODs. VODs display common use cases to help you get immediate insights from Lucidum.


Lucidum uses Machine Learning algorithms to discover every asset, every account, and every user, classify all discovered data, and then calculate Risk Factors, Risk Scores, Risk Rankings, and Risk Levels.


Lucidum automations, called Actions, can send email messages, post messages to slack, create Jira tickets, isolate infected devices, or make changes to Active Directory, among other options.

Use Cases

Use cases describe some common problems that enterprises and providers encounter and how Lucidum solves those problems.

Viewing Data

Lucidum uses two types of data, both of which you can view in Lucidum and use in dashboards: raw data from data sources (connectors) and Lucidum data. Lucidum data is enriched via Lucidum’s machine learning.

Running Headless with Webhooks

Lucidum uses webhooks to run headless, providing all the benefits of Lucidum without requiring your IT team to learn a new interface.

Lucidum API v2

Lucidum API v2 includes APIs for all the data available via the Query Builder, using syntax like the syntax in the Query Builder. This manual describes the L...

Lucidum API v1

Lucidum includes query-based APIs for accessing the Lucidum database and the Lab database. This manual describes the Lucidum API v1.

Lucidum App for Slack

The Lucidum application for Slack allows you to retrieve data from Lucidum directly from a Slack channel. You can then share Lucidum data directly with your ...

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