View Scan History
You can view the scan history for both Misconfiguration Scans and Vulnerability Scans. Log details for failed scans or scans with errors give you the reason for the scan failure.
To view the scan history details:
On the home page, click Projects & Connections.
Tenable Cloud Security displays the list of projects in the Projects tab.
In the row for the project that you want to scan, click > Manage cloud scan profiles.
The Manage scan profiles window appears.
- In the row of the scan profile for which you want to view the scan history, click > Scan history.
The Scan history window appears with the following details:
Column name Description Time started This is the scan start time. Scan type This shows the type of scan: Misconfiguration Scan or Vulnerability Scan. Scan status
The status of the scan. Tenable Cloud Security updates the following statuses for scan profiles:
Click to refresh the scan status.
Successful — For a scan that completes, but includes errors, you can download the log file by clicking the button.
Failed — For a failed scan, you can click the button to download the log file.
Scan jobs The total number of successful scans out of all the scans. Time elapsed The time elapsed since the scan started. Initiator Shows whether the scan was initiated by the scheduler or the user.
- For vulnerability scans, click to download scan logs.
The scan log is a zip file containing a log file in the JSON format that you can download from the Scan History page. The following is an example of a scan log file:
"message": "snapshot workflow failed: failed to get latest snapshotID from volumeID: failed to describe snapshots: operation error EC2: DescribeSnapshots, https response error StatusCode: 403, RequestID: 00f4c4cf-1cf7-46c1-8fff-8773ef7bc74c, api error UnauthorizedOperation: You are not authorized to perform this operation.",
Scan Workflow Status
The following table shows the Agentless Assessment workflow statuses:
|REGION_NOT_SUPPORTED||The cloud region where this asset lives does not support Agentless Assessment scans at the moment.|
|WORKFLOW_INIT||A workflow is created for Agentless Assessment scan.|
|WORKFLOW_RESCHEDULED||A failure occurred during scanning and the system is automatically retrying the scan.|
|SNAPSHOT_REQUESTED||The system is preparing to perform a scan.|
|SNAPSHOT_REQUEST_QUEUED||The scan is in queue.|
|SNAPSHOT_CREATION_INITIATED||The scan is being processed.|
|SNAPSHOT_CREATION_FAILED||An issue occurred while attempting to read installed packages from the snapshot. See message in logs for details.|
|SNAPSHOT_CREATION_SUCCESS||The data necessary to generate a package inventory has been collected successfully.|
|CLUSTER_CREATION_INITIATED||The system is generating an inventory of installed packages.|
|SCANJOB_SUCCESS||The scan job completed successfully.|
|SCANJOB_FAILED||The scan job failed.|
||The scan job completed successfully and internal metadata generated during the scan is being cleaned up from the system.|