Register Issues

Issues are security breaches found in the targeted systems during penetration testing and registered by pentesters as tickets in the Platform.

To create Issue, perform the following steps:

  1. In Project data single click on the Object (IP, Host, Port);
  2. In the appeared sidebar click Create Issue:

or

  1. Right mouse click on the Object (IP, Host, Port) to open the drop-down menu;
  2. In the drop-down menu select option Create > Issue:

  3. Select suitable issue template;

  4. Indicate the Probability and Criticality of the Issue. The Score will be calculated upon these two values:
    • Criticality - the risk level of the vulnerability (Low, Medium, High);
    • Probability - the possibility of exploiting a vulnerability (Low, Medium, High);
  5. Fill all information about the Issue:

    Note: when you fill the at least 5 of the fields listed below, issue status changes from Draft to Ready.

  • Issue name
  • Issue score
  • Criticality
  • Probability
  • General Description
  • Risk description
  • Technical description
    • Vulnerable host(s)
    • HTTP Requests
    • Images
  • Steps to Reproduce
  • Recommendations
  1. Enable the option Create template from issue and after saving the issue new template will be added to the Knowledge base;
  2. Click Save Changes to finish creating the Issue.

New issue appears in Issues tab. At the same time, new issue appears next to the corresponding Object (IP, Host, Port) in the Project data tab.

Issues reports and export

To create report by Issues:

  1. In Issues tab click Generate report;
  2. In the drop-down menu select report template and click Generate report.

Notes: report will be downloaded in .DOCX format.

To export Issues to Apiary:

  1. Make sure that your project is connected to Apiary project;
  2. Click Send Issues. Issues will be automatically sent to Apiary.

Note: issues can be sent only to Apiary. They can't be sent back from Apiary to Hive.

Issue templates

There are several predefined issue templates at the Platform, which you can use while registering issues. All issue templates are stored at the Knowledge base. To view issue templates, go to Issues > Templates tab.

Note: you cannot delete predefined issue templates.

You can also create and manage your own issue templates.

To create issue template:

  1. Go to the Issues > Templates;
  2. Click Create template;
  3. Fill all fields and click Save changes. New template appears in the Templates list.

To manage issue template, right mouse click on the issue template and select one of the options.

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