Enterprise Should Not Allow Members To Invite Outside Collaborators

policy name: enterprise_allows_inviting_externals_collaborators

severity: MEDIUM


The enterprise’s external collaborators invite policy should be set to enterprise/organization owners only. Allowing members to invite external collaborators might result in unauthorized access to the internal projects.

Threat Example(s)

Inviting external collaborators could result in a loss of control over proprietary information and potentially expose the organization to security risks, such as data leaks.


  1. Make sure you are an enterprise owner
  2. Go to the policies page
  3. Under the “Repository outside collaborators” section - choose the “Enterprise Owners Only” or the “Organization Owners Only” option