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Limiting Qualys Authentication Attempts?

Question asked by Sec Zero on Jun 2, 2016

Greetings!

 

Qualys is filling up our loadbancer logs for failing to authenticate during a routine scan.

 

Is there a setting in Qualys VM to limit the amount of authentication tries/failures?

 

 

Jun  2 00:47:57:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:47:47:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:47:37:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:47:27:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:47:17:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:47:13:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:47:07:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:46:57:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:46:47:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:46:37:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:46:27:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:46:26:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:46:26:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

Jun  2 00:40:18:I:SNMP Auth. failure, intruder IP:  10.126.5.52

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