Scanning non-public web applications with Acunetix OVS

The Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) is full of challenges — developers have strict deadlines for creating functional, scalable, maintainable and testable code. What’s more, that code needs to be secure. Acunetix Online Vulnerability Scanner (OVS) can automatically test any Internet-facing website or web application for thousands of vulnerabilities. However, since automated security testing often […]

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Acunetix OVS updated to allow better Vulnerability Management

Acunetix Online Vulnerability Scanner (OVS) has been updated to provide better web and perimeter security, while providing an improved indication of the security of your assets. Through this update, Acunetix OVS users can easily identify their long forgotten assets, rest assured that their servers are being constantly checked for the latest vulnerabilities. The following is […]

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How to configure a Free Scan Target in Acunetix OVS

Acunetix OVS users can configure Free Scan Targets which can be scanned for network vulnerabilities. These can be easily added to your Acunetix OVS account. Login to Acunetix OVS from https://ovs.acunetix.com From Scan Targets, select Add Scan Target Configure the new scan target If you are a customer, select “Free Scan Target (Network Scans Only)” […]

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What is a “Free Scan Target”?

A “Free Scan Target” is a network server that can be configured in Acunetix OVS and which can be scanned for network vulnerabilities. During the trial, Acunetix OVS users can configure up to 3 scan targets to test Acunetix. These Scan Targets will be automatically converted to Free Scan Targets after the Acunetix OVS trial […]

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IT Consultants can now Create Scan Targets per Customer

Acunetix Online Vulnerability Scanner (OVS) allows you to configure child accounts from within your Acunetix OVS account, thereby delegating some scanning and reporting tasks. This is a great feature for enterprise administrators who need to delegate the security tasks for the company’s websites and front-end servers to multiple IT administrators or security personnel. A company […]

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