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Use the collector to run a Vulnerability Scan

This article explains how to configure a collector as a probe for SGBox.
This is useful if you want delegate the Vulnerability Scan job to collector instead SGBox.


  • A collector must be deployed and configured to communicate with SGBox. Show this section

Loging to the SGBox Web interface:
Go to SCM > Network > Probes

Click on New Probe and Enter:

  • IP Address: the collector’s IP Address.
  • Name: A descriptive name for the probe.
  • Description: a descpription for the probe ( not mandatory ).
  • Select the network that belong to the collector.
  • Click OK to aplply.

The probe has been configured you can now configure and asset and use this collector as engine scanner. Look this section to prepare the asset.