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Running an Incremental Scan from a Repository URL

Notice

  • Initiating an Incremental scan is possible only if a scan has already been completed within a project.

  • Incremental scans are relevant only for SAST scan type.

  • API Security currently supports Java - Spring 2.x and C# - ASP.NET 4.x Web API only.

To open the New Scan dialog

  1. On the Application and Projects home page click Projects.

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  2. Click <Scans.png Scan>. The New Scan dialog appears.

To define the new scan:

  1. In the New Scan dialog, under Project Name, select the desired project from the drop-down list.

  2. Under Source to Scan, select Repository.

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  3. Enter the Repository URL and click <Fetch Branches>.

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    Note

    For private repositories, a Token field is added as well.

  4. Under Branch, select the branch to be scanned. You can scan the master branch or any branch below it in the repository.

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  5. Under Scan Tags, add a tag to the new scan (optional).

    Tags can be added in two different formats:

    Label: <string>

    key:value: <string:string>

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  6. Check Completed.png Incremental Scan and then click <Next>. The New Scan dialog appears and you are asked to select the scanners.

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  7. Select one or more scanners.

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  8. Click <Scan>. The New Scan dialog closes and the scan starts.

Note

If you select API Security, SAST is selected as well as API Security utilizes the SAST code to detect APIs.