COLUMBIA, Md.--()--Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), today announced that SecurityCenter Continuous View (SC-CV) has been awarded a 5-star rating for overall quality in SC Magazine’s 2013 Vulnerability Assessment Tools group test. SC-CV is the only active scanning and passive monitoring solution to receive a five-star rating from SC Magazine, the leading publication for up-to-date information on products and technology for information and computer security professionals.
“Tenable's Nessus active scanner [and] its Passive Vulnerability Scanner (PVS) captures vulnerabilities in static assets, transient systems and cloud access, reducing exposure to zero-day disclosed vulnerabilities and out-of-cycle emergency patches.”
SC Magazine’s Dr. Peter Stephenson published his review February 1, 2013 after conducting a full analysis of SC-CV across features, ease of use, performance, documentation, support and overall value. Testing showed that SC-CV meets SC Magazine’s guidelines for a 5-star rating in every category.
The overall 5-star rating lauds SC-CV’s functionality, with Dr. Stephenson noting “this solution is an excellent product at a reasonable cost for large enterprises.” Dr. Stephenson also explains that “Tenable's Nessus active scanner [and] its Passive Vulnerability Scanner (PVS) captures vulnerabilities in static assets, transient systems and cloud access, reducing exposure to zero-day disclosed vulnerabilities and out-of-cycle emergency patches.”
SecurityCenter Continuous View stands apart from its peers in vulnerability management by uniquely combining active scanning and patented passive monitoring technology to help organizations manage risk from:
- iOS, Android and other Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) vulnerabilities, captured with real-time detection and integration with leading mobile device management solutions.
- Malicious processes and botnet communications.
- Cloud services that manage sensitive data.
- Virtual system vulnerabilities.
- Attack Paths – hidden exploitable routes to sensitive assets
Said Ron Gula, CEO and founder of Tenable Network Security: “We’re pleased to have earned this five-star accolade from SC Magazine. This recognition is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our engineers; our team is proud to receive this recognition.”
A full review of SC Magazine's review of SecurityCenter Continuous View is available on the magazine’s website at www.scmagazine.com.
Tenable's SecurityCenter Continuous View is available today. For more information on SecurityCenter and other Tenable products and solutions please visit: www.tenable.com.
About Tenable Network Security
Tenable Network Security is relied on by more than 15,000 organizations, including the entire U.S. Department of Defense and many of the world’s largest companies and governments, to stay ahead of emerging vulnerabilities, threats and compliance-related risks. Its Nessus and SecurityCenter solutions continue to set the standard for identifying vulnerabilities, preventing attacks and complying with a multitude of regulatory requirements. For more information, please visit www.tenable.com.