Domain Structure

Table 1. Domain Structure

Setup

Effectiveness of Vulnerability Scanner

Microsoft Active Directory

Very effective. Specify the domain administrator account in Vulnerability Scanner to allow remote installation of the Security Agent.

Workgroup

Not effective. Vulnerability Scanner may have difficulty installing to computers using different administrative accounts and passwords.

Novell™ Directory Service

Not effective. Vulnerability Scanner requires a Windows Domain account to install the Security Agent.

Peer-to-peer

Not effective. Vulnerability Scanner may have difficulty installing to computers using different administrative accounts and passwords.