Network Security Vulnerability Scanner

Category: Security
Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students, IT


Network Scanning is a scan engine with a web-based interface that can be used to perform an external scan of your computer system. This comprehensive scan looks for potential vulnerabilities that could be used by remote attackers to control or access sensitive data on a system.  


Students, staff and faculty can use Network Scanning to scan their own computers for vulnerabilities. Departmental Network Security Liaisons can use Network Scanning to audit all hosts in zones they manage.


A current UIC NetID and password are required to authenticate.


There is no charge for this service.


Phone 312-413-0003


Further Information 

ACCC Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Service Request Fulfillment Time

2 business days for faculty, staff, and students scan of computer. 2-4 business days for Departmental Network Security Liaison scan of host zone.

Incident Resolution Time

3–5 business days depending on the complexity of the incidents.

Service Availability 24x7
Maintenance Window(s) Approved ACCC maintenance window(s):
Service Notification Channel(s) ACCC News and Alerts:
Reviewed to Ensure SLA Meets Business Requirements

Provisional SLA - Currently under IT Governance review.

Date Reviewed

Provisional SLA - Currently under IT Governance review.