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Launch And Fetch Scan Based Findings Report - Qualys

This Playbook is part of the Qualys Pack.#

Supported versions

Supported Cortex XSOAR versions: 5.5.0 and later.

Launches a scan based report and fetcesh the report when it's ready.


This playbook uses the following sub-playbooks, integrations, and scripts.






This playbook does not use any scripts.


  • qualys-report-fetch
  • qualys-report-launch-scan-based-findings

Playbook Inputs#

NameDescriptionDefault ValueRequired
template_idThe template ID of the report you want to launch. Can be found by running qualys-report-template-list.Required
output_formatOne output format may be specified. When output_format=pdf is specified, the Secure PDF Distribution may be used.Required
report_refsThis parameter specifies the scan references to include. A scan reference starts with the string "scan/" followed by a reference ID number. Multiple scan references are comma separated. Reference can be found by running the command qualys-vm-scan-list.Required
report_titleA user-defined report title. The title may have a maximum of 128 characters. For a PCI compliance report, the report title is provided by Qualys and cannot be changed.Optional
hide_header(Valid for CSV format report only). Specify hide_header=1 to omit the header information from the report. By default this information is included.Optional
recipient_group_idSpecify users who will receive the email notification when the report is complete (i.e. supply a distribution group ID). Where do I find this ID? Log in to your Qualys account, go to Users > Distribution Groups and select Info for a group in the list.Optional
pdf_password'(Optional; Required for secure PDF distribution) The password to be used for encryption. Requirements: - the password must have a minimum of 8 characters (ascii), and a maximum of 32 characters - the password must contain alpha and numeric characters - the password cannot match the password for the user’s Qualys account. - the password must follow the password security guidelines defined for your subscription (log in and go to Subscription Setup—>Security Options).'Optional
recipient_groupOptional; Optional for secure PDF distribution) The report recipients in the form of one or more distribution groups, as defined using the Qualys UI. Multiple distribution groups are comma separated. A maximum of 50 distribution groups may be entered. Chapter 4 — Report API Launch Report recipient_group={value}Optional
ip_restrictionFor a scan report, the report content will be restricted to the specified IPs/ranges. Multiple IPs and/or ranges are comma separated.Optional

Playbook Outputs#

There are no outputs for this playbook.

Playbook Image#

Launch And Fetch Scan Based Findings Report - Qualys