Jeff Leggett

Qualys Cloud Suite 8.8 API Release Notification 1

Blog Post created by Jeff Leggett Employee on Jun 7, 2016

A new release of Qualys Cloud Suite, Version 8.8 includes an API update which is targeted for release in June 2016.   The specific day will differ depending on the platform.  See platform release dates for more information. This API notification provides an early preview into the coming API changes, allowing you to proactively identify any changes that might be required for your automated scripts or programs that utilize the API methods.


This release includes features with changes to XML, CSV output, and/or DTD which could impact existing API implementations.  Notification about other new API features along with additional details and examples will be posted prior to the release.


For details about the changes, please see the attached detailed release notification below.



What’s New

  • Choose Kerberos, NTLM protocols for Windows and MS SQL Authentication

  • Require SMB Signing for Windows Authentication

  • VM - Display CVSS v3 scores in reports

  • VM - KnowledgeBase Download returns Remote Discovery, Patch and Exploit Available in CSV, XML

  • VM - Vulnerability Notification shows more QID attributes in CSV

  • VM - Dynamic Search List API v2

  • VM - Authentication API - Assign Vault Info to Records

  • VM - Scan API - Fetch Host Data from Scan Results

  • VM - Map Report Output shows network ID for IPs

  • PC - New Oracle WebLogic Server Authentication API

  • PC - Unix Authentication Supports CheckPoint Firewall Sub-Type

  • PC - Support Agent IPs in Compliance Policy

  • PC - Exception API - Support for Truncation Limit