scap-workbench man page

scap-workbench — GUI tool for systems compliance evaluation

Synopsis

scap-workbench [--skip-valid] [XCCDF_FILE]

Description

SCAP Workbench is GUI tool for security compliance checking. Compliance can be described with SCAP standards - XCCDF and OVAL.

This tool enables users to:

* evaluate local and/or remote machines using SCAP content (scanning)
* perform remediation on both local and remote machines (remediation)
* adjust XCCDF scanning profiles (tailoring)

Options

--skip-valid
If this option is provided openscap validation will not be performed. This is recommended only for advanced users and may cause OpenSCAP or SCAP Workbench to crash!
XCCDF_FILE
If this parameter is provided the scanner will immediately open given XCCDF or source datastream (SDS) file after it starts.

Scap Content

Sample content is provided by the OpenSCAP project (in the openscap-content package).

Other sources of SCAP content are:

National Vulnerability Database - http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/ncp/reposi…

Red Hat content repository - http://www.redhat.com/security/data/ova…

scap-security-guide project - http://fedorahosted.org/scap-security-g…

sce-community-content project - http://fedorahosted.org/sce-community-c…

Authors

Martin Preisler <mpreisle@redhat.com>

Notes

SCAP Workbench uses the OpenSCAP library, see http://www.open-scap.org

See Also

oscap(8)

Info

Sep 2013 Red Hat System Administration Utilities