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Add a Scan Policy

You can use a template or create a custom scan policy for your active scans.

Templates allow you to create scan policies based on industry standards. Each template includes options to specify the network you want to scan. Custom policies allow you to create advanced scan policies.

After you create a scan policy, reference it in your active scan configuration.

The Add Policy page includes the Template section and the Custom section.

To add a scan policy from a template:

  1. Log in to SecurityCenter.
  2. Click Scanning > Policies (administrator users) or Scans > Policies (organizational users).
  3. Click Add.
  4. In the Template section, click a policy template.

    The policy template page appears.

  5. Configure the options populated by the template.
  6. Click Submit.

To add a custom scan policy:

  1. Log in to SecurityCenter.
  2. Click Scanning > Policies (administrator users) or Scans > Policies (organizational users).
  3. Click Add.
  4. In the Custom section, click the Advanced Scan button.
  5. Configure the options described in Custom Scan Policy Options.
  6. Click Submit.

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