How to retrieve vScope licensing information from API

Licensing metrics from a vScope-installation is normally sent to InfraSight Labs in a so called heartbeat. Customers can easily retrieve this information from https://account.vscope.net. But there are times when one need to get the metrics in a raw format directly from the server. Here is how to do: Go to vScope at http://[YourvScopeServer]/ui and

How to retrieve vScope licensing information from API2018-01-02T21:54:56+00:00

Supported algorithms for SSH

The SSH probe in vScope supports the following algorithms when connecting to Linux/Unix machines during discovery: Ciphers aes{128,192,256}-{cbc,ctr}, blowfish-{cbc,ctr}, 3des-{cbc,ctr}, twofish{128,192,256}-{cbc,ctr}, twofish-cbc, serpent{128,192,256}-{cbc,ctr}, idea-{cbc,ctr}, cast128-{cbc,ctr}, arcfour, arcfour{128,256} SSH Probe also supports the following extended (non official) ciphers: camellia{128,192,256}-{cbc,ctr}, camellia{128,192,256}-{cbc,ctr}@openssh.org Key exchange diffie-hellman-group1-sha1, diffie-hellman-group14-sha1, diffie-hellman-group14-sha256, diffie-hellman-group15-sha512, diffie-hellman-group16-sha512, diffie-hellman-group17-sha512, diffie-hellman-group18-sha512 diffie-hellman-group-exchange-sha1, diffie-hellman-group-exchange-sha256, ecdh-sha2-nistp256, ecdh-sha2-nistp384, ecdh-sha2-nistp521, curve25519-sha256@libssh.org SSH Probe also supports the following extended (non official) key exchange algorithms: diffie-hellman-group14-sha256@ssh.com, diffie-hellman-group15-sha256, diffie-hellman-group15-sha256@ssh.com, diffie-hellman-group15-sha384@ssh.com, diffie-hellman-group16-sha256, diffie-hellman-group16-sha384@ssh.com, diffie-hellman-group16-sha512@ssh.com, diffie-hellman-group18-sha512@ssh.com Signatures ssh-rsa, ssh-dss, ecdsa-sha2-nistp256, ecdsa-sha2-nistp384, ecdsa-sha2-nistp521, ssh-ed25519 MAC hmac-md5, hmac-md5-96, hmac-sha1, hmac-sha1-96, hmac-sha2-256, hmac-sha2-512

Supported algorithms for SSH2018-01-02T21:54:59+00:00

How to verify that MS17-010 is installed (Wannacry Ransomware patch)

How to verify that MS17-010 is installed (Wannacry Ransomware patch) With the outburst of WannaCry, keeping machines' patch level up to date has become a main mission for every IT technician and a top priority for any IT organization. vScope allows basically anyone, with out the use of any scripting, to easily browse and

How to verify that MS17-010 is installed (Wannacry Ransomware patch)2018-08-14T10:56:55+00:00

How to manually update the information in vScope

The information in vScope is automatically updated depending on the Discovery schedule setting found in the Discovery Manager. Sometimes, the it is relevant to manually update the information. This can be done with a partial discovery and can be done in three different ways: 1. From the Properties view In the top-right corner of the Properties

How to manually update the information in vScope2018-01-02T21:55:10+00:00

How to import targets to Discovery Manager

Sometimes adding targets to the Discovery Manager can be tedious work, especially if there are many targets to be added. A way around this is to import targets via the API. This is done in two steps: Create a CSV file that contains one column for the IP range and one for the corresponding Note. Access the

How to import targets to Discovery Manager2018-02-14T12:21:32+00:00

What does all the different RAM tags stand for?

There are many tags related to RAM in vScope. At a quick glance this might seem confusing and as if there are some  tags that could be merge into one. Think again! Since vScope discovers information from both the physical and virtual part of the infrastructure, RAM can have different meaning depending on whether you refer to

What does all the different RAM tags stand for?2018-01-02T21:55:13+00:00

vScope license issues

To install and run vScope you will need a valid license. Licenses are managed through the Billing service. Sometimes, things go wrong and you might be prompted with a lock screen saying that vScope is not correctly licensed. Here is a list of error messages, what it means and how to resolve it: vScope

vScope license issues2018-01-02T21:55:16+00:00

How does vScope probe via SSH?

vScope support Discovery of SSH. It first runs “uname -a” to try to figure out nix-flavour of target system. After that it runs several commands and reads a few files. For commands it first checks if it’s available on the target system by issuing “command -v {cmd}” before it tries to run it. If not found

How does vScope probe via SSH?2018-02-14T12:23:43+00:00

What does “Include support data” mean?

vScope users can request online support directly from vScope through the Online Support option. The online support feature can automatically submit additional information from the vScope installation for faster trouble shooting. When this option is enabled vScope sends additional data from the vScope installation to our technicians. This way they are better served to

What does “Include support data” mean?2018-05-08T09:12:56+00:00

What does the different Windows Update/Patch dates stand for?

There are four main tags in vScope displaying patch information for Windows. Last System Update Date - Date when a HotFix/QuickFixEngineering (QFE) was last installed on the machine. Last Product Update Date - Date when a product update was last installed on the machine using the Windows Installer. Last Patch Date - Last date when

What does the different Windows Update/Patch dates stand for?2018-01-02T21:55:19+00:00
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