Qualys Technical Series - Scanning Best Practices

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Joash Herbrink, Security Solution Architect at Qualys.

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Are you sure you're scanning all of your assets? Join the Technical Series with a Qualys Security Solution Architect to learn how vulnerability scans work and how to get the most out of them for your environment. This session will cover: - The anatomy of a Vulnerability Scan - The scan process (host discovery, port discovery, service discovery, vulnerability scan) and option profiles. - How to set up, use and troubleshoot Authentication Records. - Scanning strategies - Light Inventory vs Map, full-range vs targeted scanning, scanning cloud agent assets. - Scanning best practices - Firewalls, the natural enemy of vulnerability scanning, VLAN trunking, seamless scaling for scanner appliances.

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