Host Tracking Method

Every host in the subscription is assigned a tracking method - IP address, DNS Hostname or NetBIOS hostname. Here's some helpful information if you choose to track hosts by DNS and/or NetBIOS hostname.

Changing the tracking method to DNS / NetBIOS

DNS / NetBIOS hostname must be known for scanned hosts

IP address may be resolved to more than one hostname

Scanning hosts tracked by DNS / NetBIOS

We must be able to resolve each hostname for each host during each scan

Tips for scanning NetBIOS tracked hosts

Tips for scanning DNS tracked hosts

Reporting on hosts tracked by DNS / NetBIOS

Hosts will be sorted by hostname

IP address may be resolved to more than one hostname