Security Configuration Management: Fundamental Security

The SANS Institute for information security lists “secure configurations for hardware and software” as Number Three on its definitive list of “20 Critical Security Controls.”  And analyst firm Gartner has shown that security configuration management is the Number One priority in devising a server protection strategy. How can you get this protection?


Combating “Smash and Grab” Hacking with Tripwire Cybercrime Controls

Tripwire Enterprise’s Policy Manager, a standalone solution or part of Tripwire's SCM Suite, continuously assesses IT configurations against over 250 policies, standards, regulations and vendor guidelines. It's more comprehensive than any other policy management solution, with polices for scores of platforms, dozens of server types, databases and applications, devices and firewalls, in virtual and physical environments. Policy Manager pinpoints non-compliant settings, offers built-in remediation advice, and makes policy status and vulnerabilities not only visible, but actionable.