How many users can be created in Acunetix?

Acunetix Online is a multi-user system. The first account that is created is the main admin account, also referred to as the root account. This main admin account can create additional users, giving a role to each user account and configuring which Scan Targets can be scanned or reported on. More information on creating and […]

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How to scan for specific vulnerabilities

If you do not need to perform a full scan, you may choose from the list of Scan Types to run against a Target. Scan Types are a logical grouping of tests that test for specific classes of vulnerabilities such as SQL injection or Cross-Site Scripting tests which you can use to reduce the scope […]

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How to scan an HTTP Authentication restricted area

In addition to support for form authentication, which Acunetix supports via the Login Sequence Recorder, you can also scan areas of a website or web application which are restricted through the means of HTTP Authentication. HTTP Authentication, sometimes referred to as Basic Authentication, is a type of authentication that is formally defined in the HTTP […]

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Configuring Advanced Settings in Acunetix

By default, Acunetix comes built-in with settings that are designed to work in the vast majority of websites and web applications. Of course, you can customize a Target’s settings, but there might be cases where you need very fine-grain control on your Target settings. Fine-grain scan controls can be customized from the Acunetix Settings.xml file […]

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Does Acunetix integrate with Jenkins?

Which edition of Acunetix do I need to use the Acunetix Jenkins plugin? The Acunetix Jenkins Plugin requires access to the Acunetix API and API key, which is only available in Acunetix Enterprise. The Target I have set-up in Acunetix is not showing in drop-down list inside Jenkins. The Acunetix Jenkins Plugin will display all […]

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Installing and Configuring Acunetix Jenkins Plugin

To install the Acunetix Jenkins Plugin, start by navigating to Manage Jenkins > Manage Plugins and select the Available tab. Search the Jenkins Plugin Index for Acunetix. Select Install without restart. Configuring the Acunetix Jenkins Plugin Before starting to use the Acunetix Jenkins Plugin in a Jenkins job, you will need to configure the plugin […]

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