• Qualys Cloud Suite Password Parameters and Defaults in Release 8.16

    Qualys Cloud Platform Release 8.16 includes New Password Security Options   We’ve added several new password security options to enforce a strong password policy when logging into your Qualys subscript...
    DMFezzaReed
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  • Identify your Qualys Platform

    What's My Platform? As Qualys grows and the Qualys Cloud Platform expands to multiple instances, here is how to identify which URL you should use to log into your Qualys account.   Identify your platform by the s...
    Robert Dell'Immagine
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  • Cloud Agent Last Checked In vs Last Activity Behavior - Feb 2019

    This post describes the behavior, differences, and use cases for the Cloud Agent UI enhancement of the Last Checked In and Last Activity fields as introduced in Cloud Platform 2.35 released on the shared pla...
    Chris Carlson
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  • Remove Obsolete IPs and Scan Results

    Update2: As of June 23rd, 2016, there is now a feature released as part of "Qualys Cloud Suite 8.8" whereby the vulnerabilities of IPs that have not been seen alive for a certain number of times can be marked as "Clos...
    Leif Kremkow
    last modified by Gareth Turner
  • Thoughts on Activation Key Strategy

    Introduction I am frequently asked for recommendations around how to design an activation key strategy for Qualys Cloud Agent, and sometimes see customers who are buying a lot of future work for themselves by not cons...
    Martin Walker
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  • AWS EC2 Video Series

    Learn from the AWS EC2 Video Series how to: set up discovery to learn about assets in AWS; deploy Qualys sensors; and scan for and report on vulnerabilities and compliance of instances in AWS EC2.   Securing AWS...
    Robert Dell'Immagine
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  • Conclusions from the 2018 SIGS Technology Conference

    An anonymous jury of 12 security professionals representig large enterprises met during the latest Technology Conference of the Security Interest Group Switzerland (SIGS).   We worked together for an hour t...
    Leif Kremkow
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  • Customer Service FAQ

    Customer Service How do I obtain an account to log into QualysGuard? Your Technical account manager (TAM) would be correct contact to obtain this information. Your TAM will provide a user per the product you are requ...
    Robert Dell'Immagine
    last modified by Keith Shaw
  • How-To “PCI” in the Enterprise

    This guide introduces a practical approach how to deal with PCI-DSS compliance requirements in the enterprise environment using Qualys PCI Compliance and Qualys Vulnerability Management.   Qualys Vulnerability M...
    Leif Kremkow
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  • How to use Qualys Virtual Appliance on a laptop connected to the Internet via MiFi

    This document describes how to use a Qualys Virtual appliance to scan an air gap network, i.e. a network that is not connected to the Internet or other networks.   This document describes: How to configure and ...
    Eric Perraudeau
    last modified by Qualys Documentation
  • Access your Appliance over a Console Server

    Qualys Appliances do not offer any open ports over which remote management services might be offered. There is no Telnet, SSH, or HTTP/S access.   Under most circumstances, this is of no concern to customers. Th...
    Leif Kremkow
    last modified by Robert Dell'Immagine
  • Qualys / ArcSight Integration

    HP ArcSight SmartConnector for Qualys: Configuration Guide February 14, 2014   The ArcSight SmartConnector for Qualys is an XML connector. It connects to the Qualys web interface (over HTTPS) to retrieve report...
    Aleksey Nikitenko
    last modified by Robert Dell'Immagine
  • Scanner_E06_E13.doc

    The document is a step by step guide for forcing a reset to the network configuration on a scanner appliance that is continuously displaying E06 and E13 Network Errors.
    Michael Cardamone
    last modified by Joe Gregory
  • Microslicing Operation and Performance

    Microslicing improves the efficiency of QualysGuard scanning by breaking a large set of scan targets into small chunks (Microslices) and distributing them round-robin across multiple scanners. This has the effect of m...
    Corey Bodzin
    last modified by Corey Bodzin
  • QualysGuard asset group API sync script (Google Spreadsheet)

    Note: This is not supported by Qualys, it is community built. Thanks to Qnimbus for the solution below. Download Github: https://github.com/paragbaxi/qualysguard_asset_sync Description The Python 2.7 call syncs Qualys...
    Parag Baxi
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  • Selenium, QualysGuard, search list, confirmed severities

    About Title:  Selenium, QualysGuard, search list, confirmed severities Author: Parag Baxi Email: pbaxi@qualys.com License: GPL v3 DescriptionCreate File: Selenium test suite, QualysGuard, create dynamic search...
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  • Selenium, QualysGuard, remote exploit-available confirmed sev5 report

    About Title:  Selenium, QualysGuard - remote exploit-available confirmed sev5 report Author: Parag Baxi Email: pbaxi@qualys.com License: GPL v3 DescriptionCreate File: Selenium test suite, QualysGuard, create ...
    Parag Baxi
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  • IPv4 range conversion script

    Attached is the Python 3.1 script, licensed under GPL3.   Qualys is picky with how it accepts input for IP addresses.  For the most part, I give Qualys IP addresses in two formats.   Format 1: octet1....
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