Qualys WAS 4.6 Adds SmartScan

We are excited to announce Qualys Web Application Scanning 4.6 (WAS) featuring new SmartScan features. SmartScan allows for enhanced and advanced scanning of AJAX heavy web applications along with enhanced support for Single Page Applications (SPA) and also advanced frameworks such as AngularJS and bootstrap. We also are introducing enhanced support for Google Web Toolkit (GWT) and Direct Web Remoting (DWR) as well.

Please note that this is our first phase and limited release of these new features and capabilities. We will be releasing many enhancements to this SmartScan in upcoming WAS versions including, but not limited to; enhanced JSON formatted data testing, enhanced URL rewriting support along with additional framework support.

*SmartScan will be available in limited release only for the first phase of deployment and will only be available upon request from Technical Account Managers (TAMs). This feature will require approval. Minimum dependencies are WAS 4.6, Portal 2.12 and Engine 3.15.

With this release we are also introducing additional sitemap reporting functionality as well as various bug fixes.

Feature Highlights

  • Introduction of SmartScan
  • Enhanced Sitemap Reporting
  • Enhanced Option Profile Scope Selection

* Please review attached release notes for all details.

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Releases are announced 15 days before the deployment date on the Platform Status page.





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