What's new

This section describes new product features and enhancements in this release, as well as deprecations and anticipated changes, where relevant.

New in HCL AppScanĀ® Standard

Following the acquisition of AppScan products earlier this year by HCL, this release is an HCL branded version.
License transition
AppScan products now support both IBM and HCL licenses. As of this version, all new licenses issued will be HCL licenses. Version 10 of the AppScan products will support HCL licenses only. In preparation for Version 10, please feel free to reach out to your HCL representative. See license documentation here.
See the fix list for this version here.

Capabilities nearing end of life

The following features are nearing end of life, and will be removed in a future release:
  • Flash execution and parsing
  • Glass Box Scanning
  • Pyscan (2.6.6) Extension
  • Scan Expert
  • Generic Service Client (GSC)
Note: The JavaScript Analyzer (JSA) component has now been replaced by the Cross-Site Scripting Analyzer, to discover security issues more accurately.