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Database Credentials

Note: Aspects of credential options are based on Nessus plugin options. Therefore, specific credential options may differ from the descriptions documented here.

Configure the following options for database credentials.

Options Description


A name for the credential.
Description A description for the credential.


A tag for the credential. For more information, see Tags.
Type The type of authentication you want to perform. For database credentials, select Database.
Database Type

The type of database: DB2, SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, or PostgreSQL.

Port The port the database is listening on.
Authentication (Required for SQL Server and Oracle databases) The type of account you want SecurityCenter to use to access the database instance.

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