With IPsonar integrated into Qualys, businesses and government agencies can leverage that comprehensive visibility to improve their security posture via a more complete vulnerability management solution. --- Philippe Courtot, Chairman and CEO, Qualys
Somerset, NJ and Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2016
Lumeta Corporation, the leader in network situational awareness, and Qualys Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced their partnership to enable organizations to improve the vulnerability management and cyber threat identification process by providing the necessary foundational intelligence of exactly what’s running on their networks.
With the technology partnership, Lumeta IPsonar includes integration with Qualys Vulnerability Management (VM). The integrated solution looks at the entire enterprise – from the perimeter/edge and corporate network to virtualized machines and cloud services – uncovering all access points, partner connections, web servers and other devices that can leave a network open to attack. The integration provides IT security teams the most accurate view of their network, and any of its vulnerabilities, to then remediate those vulnerabilities quickly.
“IPsonar has best-in-class indexing techniques. Qualys excels at finding vulnerabilities in devices,” said Reggie Best, Chief Marketing Officer, Lumeta. “Lumeta ‘maps the town’ so Qualys can go ‘door to door’ asking questions.”
IPsonar provides network situational awareness within an enterprise, using unique indexing techniques to find the “unknowns”, identify gaps in cyber defenses, and produce a comprehensive view of the enterprise, enabling customers to close the gap on network visibility and gain comprehensive network intelligence on every connection, device and leak path across the enterprise.
Delivered as part of the Qualys Cloud Platform, Qualys Vulnerability Management, or Qualys VM, the joint solution automates network audits and vulnerability management across an organization, including vulnerability reporting, and remediation tracking. Driven by a comprehensive KnowledgeBase of known vulnerabilities, Qualys VM enables cost-effective protection against vulnerabilities without substantial resource deployment.
By using the combined solution, users can compare Internet Protocol (IP) addresses discovered by IPsonar against those known (asset groups subscribed to) by Qualys. The connector then appends newly discovered (previously unknown) IP addresses from IPsonar into Qualys asset groups for future vulnerability management scanning. It also delivers email alerts to users listing discovered devices for which there isn’t a subscribed asset group.
“All organizations – enterprise and government – need to find and fix vulnerabilities fast, and a comprehensive view of the network is a requirement to do that effectively. With IPsonar integrated into Qualys, businesses and government agencies can leverage that comprehensive visibility to improve their security posture via a more complete vulnerability management solution,” said Philippe Courtot, Chairman and CEO, Qualys. “We will continue to work with Lumeta on technology integrations; this initial integration is just the first in a series of integration points between our solutions.”
To learn more about this integrated solution, please visit: Lumeta Qualys Integration Data Sheet
Availability & Pricing
The connector for the IPsonar-Qualys integration is available now for download via the Lumeta Client Support site. Please contact your Lumeta Account Representative for assistance in configuring the connector for your IPsonar system.
The connector is available to customers at no additional cost.
Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS) is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions with over 8,800 customers in more than 100 countries, including a majority of each of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. The Qualys Cloud Platform and integrated suite of solutions help organizations simplify security operations and lower the cost of compliance by delivering critical security intelligence on demand and automating the full spectrum of auditing, compliance and protection for IT systems and web applications. Founded in 1999, Qualys has established strategic partnerships with leading managed service providers and consulting organizations including Accenture, BT, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Dell SecureWorks, Fujitsu, HCL Comnet, Infosys, Optiv, NTT, Tata Communications, Verizon and Wipro. The company is also a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). For more information, please visit http://www.qualys.com.
Lumeta’s network situational awareness platform is the authoritative source for enterprise network infrastructure and cybersecurity analytics. Available for both real-time monitoring and point-in-time auditing, Lumeta recursively indexes a network to identify and map every IP connected device, as well as uncover network segmentation violations and cybersecurity anomalies. Threat intelligence (from external sources and open source feeds) is made actionable by utilizing existing capabilities of the Lumeta network situational awareness platform to correlate a comprehensive index of an enterprise’s IP address space against known threats. In real-time use, this provides network behavior analytics and cybersecurity breach detection. The foundational intelligence provided by Lumeta gives IT management a clear, comprehensive assessment of cyber threats, network vulnerabilities and policy violations from network edge to core. Lumeta complements and optimizes existing network and security product investments by feeding them accurate and fact-based network intelligence. Headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey, Lumeta has operations and clients throughout the world. More information is available at http://www.lumeta.com
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