The UpGuard Platform

Learn how UpGuard works and how to get the most out of it.

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What happens if UpGuard scans a website that is in maintenance mode or unavailable?

Learn about how UpGuard treats domains that are in maintenance mode or unavailable.
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What services does UpGuard identify with port scanning?

Learn about the services that UpGuard can detect and monitor with its port scanning functionality.
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What are Security Ratings?

Learn about security ratings, their common use cases, and why security and third-party risk teams are adopting them.
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How does UpGuard collect data for its security ratings?

Learn how the data behind UpGuard's security ratings are collected.
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How are UpGuard's Security Ratings Calculated?

Learn how UpGuard's security ratings are calculated and why they are an accurate measure of your external security posture.
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How to improve your security rating

Learn how to improve your security rating in the UpGuard platform.
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How frequently does UpGuard scan websites?

Learn about UpGuard's scanning frequency and how quickly we add updated data to the UpGuard platform.
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Why do some risks appear as informational?

Learn more about how UpGuard classifies risks and why some of our risks appear as informational.
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Other questions

What are recurring reports?

Learn about how UpGuard can help automate your cybersecurity reporting
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What is the maximum upload file size for UpGuard?

Learn about the file upload limit in the UpGuard platform.
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How does UpGuard determine the ownership of my or my vendor's domains?

Learn how UpGuard determines ownership of a domain.
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How to manage your labels

Learn how to manage your domain and IP labels, as well as your vendor labels in UpGuard.
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How to manage your Home screen

Learn about how to use the Home screen to stay on top of what has happened in your UpGuard account since you last logged in
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How can I modify my existing labels?

Custom labels are a great way to sort your Domains or Vendors, but sometimes you may want to modify labels or remove one that's not in use.
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What browsers work with UpGuard?

Learn about the browsers that are supported by the UpGuard platform
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What is Incidents & News?

Learn how UpGuard can help you stay on top of important security trends and news related to your industry and your vendors.
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What are UpGuard's password requirements?

Learn about the password requirements UpGuard has put in place to ensure your information remains secure.
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