HTTP Server Authentication Settings in WAS Scans

In a web application scan, you can configure the following settings for HTTP server-based authentication credentials.

Option Action
Username Type the username Tenable.io Web Application Scanning uses to authenticate to the HTTP-based server.
Password Type the password Tenable.io Web Application Scanning uses to authenticate to the HTTP-based server.
Authentication Type

In the drop-down list, select one of the following authentication types:

  • Basic/Digest
  • NTLM