Qualys Cloud Suite 8.9.2 New Features
Last updated on: June 3, 2020
This new patch release of the Qualys Cloud Suite, version 8.9.2, includes updates for Cloud-based scanner deployments and expanded platform coverage for PC.
Qualys Cloud Platform
You can reduce the scan time of the AWS EC2 environment by selecting multiple virtual scanner appliances to distribute scanning. This feature is available in EC2 Scan and EC2 Scheduled Scan flows across both Vulnerability Management and Policy Compliance Modules and includes optimizations to assist in scanner selection as well as options for targeting all VPC’s in a region.
Qualys Policy Compliance (PC/SCAP)
Expanded Platform Support – We’ve extended our platform support to include the latest versions of:
- Microsoft SQL Server 2016
For more details about the above features – please review the release notes. Release notes will be posted as soon as they are available on the Qualys Suite Release Notes page.
Platform release dates will be published on the Qualys Status page when available.
the one about SQL Server 2016 is a great news! Is it already available for all the platforms?
I can’t find it in our subscription that is in EU.
8.9.2 was released on EU Platform 1 on Feb 8: https://status.qualys.com/incidents/b9pvmmd2swm4
If you don’t have access to Qualys Policy Compliance support for SQL Server 2016, please contact your TAM or Qualys Support.