Eric Perraudeau

Final notification to retire URL

Blog Post created by Eric Perraudeau on Aug 29, 2012

On September 29, 2012, the old URL will no longer be available for API access to the QualysGuard Cloud Platform located in Europe.

As part of our move to migrate the datacenter from Frankfurt, Germany to Geneva, Switzerland  in March 2010, the new URL was enabled as communicated in the migration plan.


For your convenience, here are the notifications we sent.
November 2009:, and
February 2010:


What is going to happen after the 29th of September 2012 if “” URL are still used?

After the 29th of September 2012, API scripts that are still using "" URLs may not be able to access your QualysGuard data, or may experience SSL errors as the SSL certificates for URLs are due to expire.


What is the correct URLs?

All API scripts and API connectors must use


Note: For user acess please refer to The specified item was not found.


What actions should be taken?