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About Target Groups

A Target Group allows you to set permissions on which hosts users can scan or view. By default, all hosts can be scanned by all users. This can be restricted by removing scan permissions on the default target group and creating additional target groups with more granular permissions.

Target Group Types
System System target groups are used to set permissions on which hosts a user can scan or view. By default, all hosts can be scanned by all users. This can be restricted by removing scan permissions on the default list and creating additional lists with more granular permissions.
User User target groups do not grant scan or view permissions. Instead, they are used to provide more granular filtering on the hosts permitted to you in system target groups. These lists can then be used when filtering dashboards or configuring scans.

Target groups may be used in scans based on the permissions assigned to the target group.

Note: When a new target group is created, by default it has No Access permissions.

Target Group Settings

Setting

Description

Settings

Name

A box in which you can enter a name for the target group.

This field is required.

Assets

A box in which you can enter host names or IP ranges, separated by commas, to be scanned.

Upload Assets

A link that you can click to upload a text file with host names or IP ranges, separated by commas, to be scanned.

Permissions

Add users or groups

A text box in which you can search for an existing user account.

Default

A drop-down box in which you can select the default permission for all user accounts: No Access, Can View, or Can Scan.

<Username>

A drop-down box in which you can select the permission for one user account: Can View or Can Scan.

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