Importing Scan Results

Applies to Product: USM Appliance™ AlienVault OSSIM®

This option allows you to import results from external scanners to create reports or perform cross-correlation.

To import a scan result file

  1. Go to Environment > Vulnerabilities > Scan Jobs.
  2. Click Import AlienVault Scan .

    Import Results dialog box.

  3. Enter a name for the report.
  4. Select the file to import.

    Note: Starting from USM Appliance version 5.8.7, you can only import scan files produced by another instance of USM Appliance and exported in an NBE file. Importing of other types of scan results is no longer supported.

  5. In the Assign to list, select a single user or an entity.

    The chosen user or entity becomes the owner of the scan in the USM Appliance.

  6. To import the vulnerabilities and add the new assets, click Import & Asset Insertion.

    To import the vulnerabilities only, click Import .

    A message appears to inform you that the file has been imported successfully.

  7. Close the window by clicking the Close icon icon.