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Add an Active Scan

For more information about active scan options, see Active Scans.

Before You Begin

To add an active scan:

  1. Log in to SecurityCenter as an organizational user with appropriate permissions. For more information, see User Roles.

  2. Click Scans > Active Scans.

    The Active Scans page appears.

  3. Click Add.

    The Add Active Scan page appears.

  4. In the General section:

    1. Type a Name for the scan.
    2. (Optional) Type a Description for the scan.
    3. Select a Policy for the scan.
    4. (Optional) Select a Schedule for the scan.
  5. In the Settings section:
    1. If prompted, select a preconfigured Scan Zone for the scan.
    2. Select an Import Repository for the scan.
    3. Select a Scan Timeout Action for the scan.
    4. Select a Rollover Schedule for the scan.
    5. Enable or disable the Advanced options.
  6. In the Targets section:
    1. Select a Target Type for the scan.

      The page updates to show the required options for that target type.

    2. Select one or more Assets and/or IPs / DNS Names for the scan.
  7. (Optional) In the Credentials section, if you want to configure credentialed scanning, click Add Credential.
  8. In the Post Scan section:
    1. (Optional) If you previously added an email address to your account profile and you want to configure email notifications, enable or disable E-Mail Me on Launch or E-Mail Me on Completion.
    2. (Optional) If you want to configure automatic report generation, click Add Report. For more information, see Add a Report to a Scan.
  9. Click Submit.

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