Any number of things can cause a high response time and extend the time it takes for your vulnerability scan to complete. There are a few things you can check when server response time is high and extending your scan time into oblivion:
You may not always be able to immediately improve response time, but you can customize your web vulnerability scan through various customization tools within the Acunetix Web Scanner Tool.
You may not always need to scan the entire website and can instead break your scans up into smaller chunks. There are multiple filtering options available for reducing web scan times.
To learn how you can leverage the full potential of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanning, contact our team of Acunetix trained engineers today.