CyCognito Platform
  • 23 May 2024
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The CyCognito platform delivers proactive attack surface protection and digital risk protection across your entire extended IT ecosystem to help you identify, categorize, prioritize and eliminate your attacker-exposed risk.

Types of Assets Fetched

This adapter fetches the following types of assets:

  • Devices


  1. CyCognito Domain (required, default: - The hostname or IP address of the CyCognito server.

  2. User Realm (optional) - Use your organization realm ID. Contact your CyCognito support representative to provide this value ( If you are using API V0, you must enter a User Realm.

  3. API Key - Use the API key you have generated. For details on generating a new API key, see CyCognito Guides.

  4. API Version (optional) - Select the API Version, either V0 or V1.

  5. Verify SSL - Select whether to verify the SSL certificate of the server against the CA database inside of Axonius. For more details, see SSL Trust & CA Settings.

  6. HTTPS Proxy (optional) - Connect the adapter to a proxy instead of directly connecting it to the domain.

To learn more about common adapter connection parameters and buttons, see Adding a New Adapter Connection.


Advanced Settings


Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection, refer to ​Advanced Configuration for Adapters.

  1. Fetch domains - Select this option to fetch domains.
  2. Fetch Vulnerabilities - Select this option to fetch vulnerabilities.

To learn more about Adapter Configuration tab advanced settings, see Adapter Advanced Settings.


Axonius uses the CyCognito API V1.

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