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The Need to Invest In Vulnerability Management Solutions Vulnerability management is an ongoing process to secure your critical data, valuable customer information, essential network assets and other important intellectual property. Most digital information that forms the basis of a Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) process of an enterprise resides on its assets that need to be appropriately safeguarded. In the recent past, developments in the information technology field has impacted the global landscape profoundly. It has changed the way organizations function today. Enterprises with their numerous servers, desktops, laptops, storage devices and networks have set a path for effortless movement of information across all networks. This however has certain negative impactas the scope for infrastructure deficiencies, data thefts and wireless network loopholes rises with the data becoming exposed to security breaches both from external and internal sources. Moreover, modern day enterprises are highly dependant on high-end IT technologies to collaborate, communicate and share data with the help of social networking sites, blogs and other web applications. As a result the chances of data leakage, security breaches and other network vulnerabilities are high. Therefore, companies that emphasize on IT compliance and security must resort to effective vulnerability management solutions. Today esteemed service providers of compliance management solution have come up with advanced vulnerability management solutions that help with managing data and other functions associated with network vulnerabilities. The solution has inbuilt IT security and compliance management features that conducts, automates and scans continuously to detect any vulnerability present in the network infrastructure. Other essential features include: Accurate asset discovery – Offers network mapping, discovery and asset prioritization Centralized and single repository for every asset and vulnerability – Ensures collection of automated compliance related information from technology and non-technology sources Schedule audits – Provides a complete audit trail for every compliance initiative across the process Remote vulnerability scan – Helps to scan and incorporate compliance data from multiple sources Maps vulnerabilities and assets to regulations – Provides document management, control, asset repository, fine grained access control through a secure web interface Remediation tracking – Assists in recognizing, prioritizing and resolving IT risks Reports and dashboards – Provides management dashboards for compliance status with the capacity to drill down all over different territories and departments By investing in appropriate vulnerability management programs organizations can effectively manage network vulnerabilities and bring in consistency, security and availability to the enterprise network. Read more on - vendor management, HIPPA compliance, HIPAA and HITECH


The Need to Invest In Vulnerability Management Solutions