Veracode VSA Terms

Virtual Scan Appliance

This guide introduces the terms used with the Veracode Virtual Scan Appliance (VSA), and common questions asked about the service.

Jobservice

A service API that manages scheduling, execution, and reporting of DynamicDS scan results from a VSA.

Midpoint

The system that routes traffic securely between the VSA and the Veracode Platform. The midpoint also performs remote debugging and flaw verification by Veracode dynamic scan engineers. Each VSA has a dedicated midpoint to isolate activity and minimize the surface area of an attack by a malicious entity.

Virtual Scan Appliance (VSA)
The VSA is the Veracode on-premise virtual appliance (VMware image) that contains our dynamic scan engine to scan internal customer sites.