Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frequently asked questions about the SimpleRisk Core.

Does SimpleRisk support PHP 7.x?
SimpleRisk was originally written to work with PHP 5.x.  PHP 7.x is not backwards compatible with PHP 5.x and will require significant effort in order to up...
Wed, Mar 28, 2018 at 12:08 PM
How to Migrate Your SimpleRisk Instance
Introduction This guide will serve as a how to move a SimpleRisk instance to another machine or VM. This process can be relatively simple but we alwa...
Thu, May 17, 2018 at 8:57 AM
Fixing Character Encoding Issues in the SimpleRisk 20180527-001 Release
It has been discovered in SimpleRisk version 20180527-001 characters are being encoded to UTF8 when they are queried from the database. This has resulted in...
Wed, Jun 27, 2018 at 1:55 PM
How do I delete all of the controls in SimpleRisk at once?
This FAQ will guide you through the steps of removing all controls/control tests/control comments/control test results/active control audits. This will b...
Thu, Sep 27, 2018 at 1:54 PM
Why do I see an empty chart when viewing the Risk Average Over Time report?
Depending on how much data you have in your SimpleRisk database, you may find that when you go to the Risk Average Over Time report, all you see is a blank ...
Sun, Nov 4, 2018 at 1:33 PM
How do I Increase the SimpleRisk VM Size? (VMWare)
How do I Increase the SimpleRisk VM Size? Introduction This FAQ was designed to help guide you through expanding the SimpleRisk VM disk size using V...
Fri, Feb 1, 2019 at 9:44 AM
How do I Increase the SimpleRisk VM Size? (VirtualBox)
Introduction This FAQ was designed to help guide you through expanding the SimpleRisk VM disk size using VirtualBox. This process is involved and requires ...
Mon, Feb 4, 2019 at 10:39 AM
How do I install a SSL Cert for SimpleRisk?
The guide is attached at the bottom.
Wed, Apr 24, 2019 at 1:32 PM
How to Set a Static IP with a SimpleRisk VM
How to Set a Static IP on SimpleRisk VM Introduction This short FAQ will explain the steps required to set a static IP on your SimpleRisk virtual ma...
Wed, May 1, 2019 at 2:49 PM
How to correct SSL verification issues with SimpleRisk
Introduction This FAQ will explain the steps necessary to resolve issues using SSL certificates. This is not a how to on installing SSL certificates, th...
Wed, May 22, 2019 at 4:10 PM