• Keeping Root's Bash History File with Qualys Authenticated Scanning

    Many InfoSec teams who use Qualys Authenticated (Trusted) Scanning on *nix targets get complaints from the *nix platform admins about "filling up root's history file". This article describes some of the implications o...
    Martin Walker
    last modified by Brian Canaday
  • Policy Compliance - Custom Controls

    Has anyone else created custom controls within the Policy Compliance module?  It seems limiting and not very straight forward.   When creating a simple registry check it seems I need to select all the ...
    theone2018
    last modified by theone2018
  • WAS Application Crawl Scope and Authentication

    If I choose a crawl scope of "Limit at or below URL hostname" and then define some URLs in the Excplicit URLs to Crawl, will the scanner be able to re-authenticate should one of those URLs require it--using the same c...
    Jamie Crow
    last modified by Jamie Crow
  • Powershell to count total Vulnerabilities

    First of all, the big deal here is that you don't have to download the entire knowledge base, which is what I was told by Support. NOT TRUE.   I've been working on some Powershell to parse reports for a bit now,...
    Nate Olsen
    created by Nate Olsen
  • Qualys Cloud agent not scanned QID's

    HI All   Looking for some guidance / advice in relation to the list of QID's not scanned currently by the cloud agent. I know the list can be just added to a static list and ran as a specific scan for these but...
    Michael Fennell
    last modified by Michael Fennell
  • Assetview - Filter out assets still syncing

    Working on creating dashboards and one problem I keep running into is false positive data related to agents that are still syncing. I would like to filter these out of my data....   Use case: I have a dashb...
    derekv
    created by derekv
  • Workarounds for connection issues?

    Hello,   I've been occasionally experiencing issues with the v2 API when some of my automated scripts run overnight. They have been running overnight for over a year at this point. I'm using Python 3.6 with the ...
    Christopher Smith
    last modified by Christopher Smith
  • Qualys Cloud Platform 8.18 (VM/PC) API notification 1

    A new release of Qualys Cloud Suite v8.18 (VM/PC) includes an updated API which is targeted for release in March 2019. The specific day will differ depending on the platform. See platform release dates on the Qualys S...
    Jeff Leggett
    last modified by Jeff Leggett
  • Qualys CloudView v1 API notification 1

    A new release of Qualys Cloud Suite - Cloudview App, Version 1 includes an updated API which is targeted for release in March 2019. The specific day will differ depending on the platform. See platform release dates on...
    Jeff Leggett
    last modified by Jeff Leggett
  • How to Extract relevant patches from the Qualys Vulnerabilities report

    I am working as Windows Technical support Administrator and we need suggestion and help on Qualys Tool usage We are using Qualys for Vulnerabilities scan and report. We are getting Vulnerabilities' related with Micr...
    Gajendra kumar
    last modified by Gajendra kumar
  • Adding new "Exploit" sources

    Has Qualys put thought into expanding the source of exploits to include Github? We are seeing more and more researchers putting POC code out there on github but yet most the time Qualys notes "No exploitability" for t...
    derekv
    last modified by derekv
  • Reporting Toolbox: Reporting Best Practices FAQ

    The page provides a fluid documentation resource for Reporting Best Practices within the Qualys suite of products.   Functional Reality & Purpose Some considerations... Reporting is intended to generate...
    DMFezzaReed
    last modified by DMFezzaReed
  • Dashboard Toolbox: Dashboarding Best Practices FAQ

    The page provides a fluid documentation resource for Dashboard Best Practices within the Qualys suite of products.   Functional Reality & Purpose Some considerations... All dashboards are not crea...
    DMFezzaReed
    last modified by DMFezzaReed
  • Asset Tags: Are You Getting The Best Value?

    IntroductionWhen you take a moment to reflect on your Qualys account, what goes through your head? Do you think about whether or not you're getting the best use out of the features you've paid for? From time to time, ...
    Colton Pepper
    last modified by Colton Pepper
  • Cloud Agent - How to manually force communication?

    Hello Community! I want to know how to manually force the Cloud Agent to refresh (submit delta to Cloud Platform?). it's very time consuming to patch a testing system, and have to wait until it automatically communi...
    Miguel Arenas
    last modified by Miguel Arenas
  • Assigment of ticket between BU

    Hi,   Is there a way to assign a remediation ticket (as a user with a 'Reader' role) to another user from different Business Unit? Right now, the other user is not available on a assignment list.   Both us...
    Jacek Debski
    last modified by Jacek Debski
  • Windows Cloud Agent - failed to start service after reboot

    Hello,    New user of Qualys here.  I recently deployed the Cloud Agent to ~100 Windows and Linux servers.      I ran Windows Update on 3 servers today and after rebooting the Cloud Age...
    Frank Diag
    last modified by Frank Diag
  • How implement Qualys SAML with Azure AD?

    Hi everyone,   I´m searching about how integrate Qualys SAML with Azure AD SSO and I found a Azure AD App which do this task,the following is the App:   When I click on "Get it now" redirect me to ...
    Maik Tayler
    created by Maik Tayler
  • Mapping Exercises

    Hi Community Hoping someone can give me a bit of guidance around mapping within qualys. Currently we are having issues with maps not completing or clashing with other scan schedules, our subnet ranges are quite larg...
    Michael Fennell
    last modified by Michael Fennell
  • Special characters now a requirement?

    Why are special characters now a requirement in passwords? Why is this not an account setting that I can as an admin can decide to enforce or not? I am allowed to decide whether or not to enforce lowercase, uppercase,...
    derekv
    last modified by derekv