SolarWinds adds SDN monitoring support to network management portfolio

SolarWinds announced a broad refresh to its network management portfolio, as well as key enhancements to the Orion Platform. Designed to address the increasing adoption of SDN technology—Cisco ACI in particular—SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor helps customers monitor logical components of their SDN environment, including APICs, tenants, application profiles, endpoint groups, and physical … [Read more...]

A Brief Introduction to the Nessus Vulnerability Scanner

Nessus is one of the many vulnerability scanners used during vulnerability assessments and penetration testing engagements, including malicious attacks. This article will focus on this vulnerability scanner, discussing the fundamentals that one needs to have before getting started with the tool, the different scanning capabilities that it provides, what it takes to run the tool and how results … [Read more...]

Altaro wins two US Technology Elite Awards

Altaro, fast-growing developer of easy-to-use backup solutions, has won two 2018 US Technology Elite Awards, US Business News has announced. Altaro was named Best Cloud Backup Solutions Company 2018 and its product Altaro VM Backup won the Best Virtual Environments Recovery Solution award. Through the 2018 US Technology Elite Awards, US Business News aims to highlight industry leaders from … [Read more...]

Thycotic named a visionary in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Privileged Access Management

Thycotic, provider of privileged account management (PAM) solutions for more than 10 000 organisations worldwide, today announced it has been named a visionary by Gartner in its December 2018 Magic Quadrant for Privileged Access Management.Gartner recently published its top 10 security projects for 2018, with PAM listed as number one. PAM security provides a more inclusive picture of security … [Read more...]

End of the Road for AlertFox

Starting January 1, 2019 AlertFox and associated services will no longer function as we sunset this Ipswitch product.  … [Read more...]

Malwarebytes helps take down massive ad fraud botnets

On November 27, the US Department of Justice announced the indictment of eight individuals involved in a major ad fraud case that cost digital advertisers millions of dollars. The operation, dubbed 3ve, was the combination of the Boaxxe and Kovter botnets, which the FBI—in collaboration with researchers in the private sector, including one of our own at Malwarebytes—was able to … [Read more...]

December 2018 – Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Tis the season – for decking the halls, ringing the sleigh bells, playing reindeer games, and all the other traditions that come with the month of December in many parts of the world. While others are busy shopping ‘til they drop and wrapping packages to put under the tree, IT professionals are making a different kind of list to check twice – the list of all the software vulnerabilities that need … [Read more...]

Centralized control with GFI OneGuard

GFI OneGuard is a centralized IT network management software that features business antivirus, which is the most fundamental security function, critical to keeping connected machines safe from malware. Also, the patch managment feature provides timely software updates, which are an essential defense mechanism for IT as well as ways to add features, fix bugs and optimize code. Last but not least, … [Read more...]

#1 Solution in Vulnerability Assesment – Nessus Professional

Nessus helps the security pros on the front lines quickly and easily identify and fix vulnerabilities - including software flaws, missing patches, malware, and misconfigurations - across a variety of operating systems, devices and applications.Nessus was built from the ground-up with a deep understanding of how security practitioners work. Every feature in Nessus is designed to make vulnerability … [Read more...]

Access it all with GFI Unlimited

GFI Software has a goal to create the best user experience for the best value for their customers.GFI Software is proud to introduce GFI Unlimited. A revolutionary subscription that unlocks access to all of the software small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) need to power their business with one flat fee.GFI Unlimited provides business-proven, full-featured, award-winning network security and … [Read more...]