Risk Scan Engine Compatibility

Updated Feb 20, 2024

Arctic Wolf Risk Scan Engine compatibility

Arctic Wolf® Risk Scan Engine has advanced remote-scanning capabilities and broad platform coverage, so you can scan virtually any device on the network from any other Java-enabled device.

With the Risk Scan Engine, you receive out-of-the-box support for various databases, schema standards, platforms, and content.

Scan target platform support

Risk Scan Engine can scan these platforms:

Java VM compatibility

Risk Scan Engine versions 6.5 and newer are compatible with any Java virtual machine (VM) version 11 and newer. Risk Scan Engine versions older than 6.5 are compatible with any Java virtual machine between version 1.6 and version 16.

Arctic Wolf Risk Scan Engine drivers

Risk Scan Engine has Oracle, jTDS, and PostgreSQL drivers installed.

To add IBM Db2 and MySQL support:

  1. Download the required drivers.
  2. Save the drivers in the lib/ directory.

Database engine support

Risk Scan Engine supports SQL tests for these database engines, using the associated Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) drivers:

Engine Version JDBC Driver
DB2 ≥8.1 IBM
MSSQL Azure, 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019 jTDS
MySQL ≥4.1 Connector/J
Oracle ≥9.0.1 Oracle
PostgreSQL ≥7.2 PostgreSQL
Sybase 10, 11, 12, 15, 16 jTDS

Standards support

Risk Scan Engine supports these schema versions:

Content support

Risk Scan Engine can use content from many organizations:

Risk Scan Engine has wide adoption and large schema support. The SCAP family of specifications has a lot of freely-available content written in compatible formats. A SCAP-based continuous monitoring solution can leverage these content sources and avoid having to dedicate a team to content creation and migration activities. Most available content addresses the security compliance and known-vulnerability detection use-cases.

Compliance content

These organizations set standards, guidelines, and benchmarks for security compliance that you can use with Risk Scan Engine:

Vulnerability content

These organizations host OVAL vulnerability content that you can use with Risk Scan Engine:

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