Submit a ticketCall us

Get a crash course on Network Monitoring delivered right to your inbox
This free 7-day email course provides a primer to the philosophy, theory, and fundamental concepts involved in IT monitoring. Lessons will explain not only how to perform various monitoring tasks, but why and when you should use them. Sign up now.

Home > Success Center > Network Configuration Manager (NCM) > NCM 7.6 Administrator Guide > Firmware vulnerability data > Add firmware vulnerability files

Add firmware vulnerability files

Created by Caroline Juszczak, last modified by Anthony.Rinaldi_ret on Oct 03, 2016

Views: 50 Votes: 1 Revisions: 4

You can add direct URLs to vulnerability announcements or manually save the XML files to a location on your SolarWinds NCM server.

Save an XML source to your SolarWinds NCM server

  1. Log in to your SolarWinds NCM server.
  2. Navigate to the folder used to save your vulnerability announcement XML files. By default, the folder is located at C:\ProgramData\SolarWinds\NCM\Vuln\Xml.
  3. Copy a vulnerability announcement XML file to that folder.

Access firmware vulnerability settings

  1. Click Settings > All Settings.
  2. Under Product Specific Settings, click NCM Settings.
  3. Under Advanced, click Firmware Vulnerability Settings.

Change the vulnerability announcements folder

  1. Under Vulnerability Data Import Settings, enter the location of the folder that includes the XML files of vulnerability announcements.
  2. Click Submit.

Add direct URLs

  1. Under Vulnerability Data Import Settings, click Add New.
  2. Select Direct URLs to XML Vulnerability Announcements Data Files to Be Automatically Downloaded and Imported into Database.
  3. Enter the URL to the vulnerability announcements XML file.
  4. To test the file, paste the URL into a browser. The server should return XML data.
  5. Click Submit.

 

Last modified
13:39, 3 Oct 2016

Tags

Classifications

Public