This document provides users with an overview of the portal interface of Scans. 


The Scans view presents the details of scans from different sources, such as Scale, Cloudsec, Docker is fully customizable.


It is assumed that the reader has basic access to the OUTSCAN/HIAB account.

The Scans View

The Scans view presents the details of all scans. To customize the view,

  1. Click on the Filter icon to see the available columns and filtering options. See Common Settings Panel, for more information. 
  2. Add desired columns by clicking on the Show/Hide Column icon.

Click on a scan to view the following information about that scan. The output from each scan depends on the source of it, for example, the output from Scale scans will include the URLs and a detailed breakdown of the scan flow.



The URL list can be downloaded to a file by clicking the green Download URLs button in the lower right corner.


Status presents the different stages of the scan along with their duration:



The scan schedule has started and is waiting for a slot to start scanning.


The scan has been paused.


A slot has been assigned to the scan and it is in the process of starting the scan.


The scan is currently running.


The scanning engine has finished collecting facts, and the reporting tools are currently running.


The scan cycle is completed.


The scan has encountered some issues.


The scan is in the process of stopping.


The scan has been manually stopped.


The scan has failed to complete its scan cycle.

If any errors occur during the scan, a message is displayed:


Status Example

Status Example

Start On-Demand Scan

After configuring the settings, follow the below procedure to perform a scan:

  1. Go to the Configurations view.
  2. Select the required configuration.
  3. Click on the Scan now icon located at the bottom right of the view.
  4. You will get a popup displaying Successfully scheduled.

All scheduled scans can be viewed in the Scans view.

Schedule a Scan

Schedules can be created both in Automation > Schedules or in Configuration > Scan Configuration.

Refer to Schedules, for information on how to schedule a scan.

Stop Scan

Select one or more scans, and click on the Stop scan button at the bottom of the view to end a scan.

You can submit the Stop scan request for any scheduled scan, but it has an effect on the currently running scans only.

Download Blueprint 

See Scan Blueprint, for more information.

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