When running multiple Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems, it is important to keep all your systems compliant with your security policy and perform security scans and evaluations remotely from one location. On Red Hat Satellite 6, the OpenSCAP plug-in and content provides the compliance and vulnerability scanning.
This solution supports two methods of performing security compliance scans, viewing and further processing of the scan results. You can either use the
OpenSCAP Satellite Web Interface or the
Satellite API. For more information about this solution to security compliance, its requirements and capabilities, see the following Red Hat Satellite 6 documentation: