How do I configure scan speed in Acunetix?

Being able to scan a website or web application quickly is certainly important, however, a fast scan isn’t always the desired outcome. There are cases where you might be scanning a web application on a web server with very limited resources (especially when scanning web applications on embedded devices), or perhaps you are scanning a […]

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How do I use Acunetix on a host other than localhost?

By default, Acunetix (on premise) will install and configure itself to run on localhost, port 3443. This configuration is suitable if you are using Acunetix on your own, however, you will need to adjust this default configuration if you intend on using Acunetix organization-wide. Fortunately, it’s easy to configure Acunetix to be accessible from another […]

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What is the difference between auto-login and pre-recorded login sequence?

Most Targets that you will be scanning using Acunetix will have a restricted area which requires authentication. When configuring the Target, you can configure form-based authentication from the Target’s settings > Site Login. Here you need to choose between auto-login and pre-recorded login sequence. You should initially configure Acunetix to “Try and auto-login into the […]

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Watch What’s New in Acunetix v11

Hot on the release of Acunetix v11, check out what’s NEW in this brief presentation highlighting: A brand new web interface re-engineered from the ground up for greater usability and manageability New integrated vulnerability management features to prioritize and manage vulnerabilities Multi-user, Multi-role features Issue tracker integration Acunetix v11 focuses on closing the remediation gap faster, […]

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