Enable Policy for Connector

You can run policies and benchmarks defined for your SaaS application. The controls are validated and the pass or fail status is displayed. Currently, for G-Suite, Best practices is supported, for Zoom and MS O365, CIS Benchmark is supported and for Salesforce, Best Practices is supported.

Simply go to the Policies tab to view all the policies provided by Qualys. From here, you can also enable or disable the policy for a connector.


Click on the policy to open it in the View Mode and navigate to the Connectors tab. Select a connector and from the Actions menu, enable or disable the policy for this connector.

enable the policy for selected connector

The Controls tab lists all controls with their details such as SaaS, criticality, etc. Click on any control to view details specific to that control.

control details

Once a policy is enabled for a connector, you can view your compliance posture in the Monitor tab.

Note: For the following controls to be evaluated in SaaSDR accurately, make sure the "Apps that don't use modern authentication" setting is enabled in Microsoft 365 Admin Center > SharePoint > Policies > Access Control:

9036, 9037, 9038, 9018, 9012, 9007

Note: You must have a Microsoft 365 E5 license to evaluate the following 4 controls:

9010, 9011, 9025, 9026