General Settings

In the General window, you can enable and disable different settings and functions for the system. There are additional settings in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition.

For further information, see Overview of Settings in Acunetix 360 and Comparison Between Acunetix 360 and Acunetix On-Premises Edition.

General Settings Fields

This table lists and explains the fields in the General Settings window.

Field

Description

Application URL

This is the URL that will be used to generate all system URLs.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Update Server URL

This is the URL that will be used to connect for updates. It has a static value that cannot be changed.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Enable Discovery Service

Enable this option for scan to include application and service discovery. It is enabled by default.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Discovery Service URL

This is the directory path where discovery service data is stored. If you change this path, you should move the existing files from the old location to the new one.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Scan Data Path

This is the directory path where scan data is stored. If you change this path, you should move the existing files from the old location to the new one.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Screenshots Path

This is the directory path where screenshots are stored. If you change this path, you should move the existing files from the old location to the new one.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Agent Data Path

This is the directory path where agent installation files and agent request logs are stored. If you change this path, you should move the existing files from the old location to the new one.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Max Upload File Size in MB

This is the maximum uploaded file size in megabytes. This setting sets the maximum uploaded file size for Client Certificate, Import Links, Import Websites, Custom Fields in Integrations, Scan Policy and importing License File.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Sales Contact Email

This is the email address of your Sales Contact at Acunetix.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Support Contact Email

This is the email address of your Support Contact at Acunetix.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Agent Selection Enabled

Enable this option to allow users to select an Agent (a service application that executes scans) when launching a scan. It is enabled by default.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Support can see my account

This enables Acunetix support to see your account.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Demand edition only.

Support can edit my account

This enables Acunetix support to edit your account.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Demand edition only.

Disable issue notifications that are sent by the system

Enable this option to disable Issue notifications that are sent by Acunetix 360.

Do not mark Information issues as accepted risk

Enable this option to prevent Information Issues from being automatically marked as Accepted Risk.

Disable assigning issues to the committer

Enable this option to disable the assigning of Issues to the committer during scans triggered by any Continuous Integration System. Disabling this setting means that Issues are assigned to the Technical Contact.

IP restricted sessions

Enable this option to add extra security protection by making user sessions IP restricted. Once enabled, the same cookies can not be used to access the session from different IP addresses.

Configure retention period for raw scan files

Enable this option to configure the raw scan file retention period time in days. Raw scan files are needed for incremental and retest scans.

Send notifications about long running scans

Enable this option to receive notifications from the system about long-running scans. It is enabled by default.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

Enable limitless scan

Enable this option to prevent the scan from being terminated when the maximum scan duration limit is reached.

Do not stop scan when maximum logout is exceeded

Enable this option to stop a scan when the maximum logout number is exceeded. It is not recommended to enable this option, as possible authentication issues will be ignored.

This is available in the Acunetix 360 On-Premises edition only.

How to Update General Settings
  1. From the main menu, click Settings, then General. The General Settings window is displayed.
  2. In Acunetix 360 On-Demand:

  • In Acunetix 360 On-Premises Edition:

  1. Which Edition are you using?
  • In Acunetix 360 On-Demand:
  • Check the relevant checkboxes
  • In Acunetix 360 On-Premises Edition:
  • Complete the fields
  • Check the relevant checkboxes
  1. Click Save.

 

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