CARD RECON 2.0.25

Running the CARD RECON GUI

When the CARD RECON runs, it looks for these files in its directory:

  • cardrecon.cfg: default CARD RECON configuration file.
  • <license-file-name>.li2: OFFLINE LICENSE FILE; CARD RECON looks for any file ending with .li2.

If it finds any of these files in the directory that the CARD RECON executable occupies, it will try to load them when the CARD RECON runs.

To run CARD RECON:

  1. Double-click on the CARD RECON executable (e.g. cardrecon_gui_2.0.xx.exe) to run CARD RECON.
  2. In the CARD RECON login window, enter your Ground Labs Services Portal user name and password.
    Enter your user name and pass phrase in the Card Recon login window.
  3. From the Choose your project list, select your project and click Select.
    Choose your project and click select in the Card Recon login window.

  4. On the dashboard, select the card data types to include in your scan. Card Recon dashboard displaying different credit card types such as American Express, Mastercard and Visa.
  5. (Optional) Click Search all local files to change the Target that you want to scan (the default Target is the host’s local storage). See Selecting Target Location for more information.
    Click on "Search all local files" to select the scan Target in the "Search Targets" dialog box.
  6. Click Search to start scanning.
    Click on "Search" to start scanning Targets in Card Recon.

When you click Search, CARD RECON checks if you have valid licenses for the Targets that you wish to scan, and prompts you if you do not.

After a scan is completed, you can see the scan’s results. For details, see Results and Remediation.