Nathan Palanov

Cleaning House: Maintaining an accurate and relevant vulnerability management program

Blog Post created by Nathan Palanov Employee on Jul 11, 2017

When Nexpose launched in the early 2000s, technology was vastly different from the world we live in today: most people connected to the internet over dial-up modems, personal computers were shared within the household, and televisions were still set-top boxes. Technology has evolved dramatically since then, and Rapid7’s vulnerability management solutions have evolved to meet the needs of security professionals tasked with maintaining the corporate environment of today, including most recently the launch of InsightVM.

 

As I’m sure most people reading this article have experienced, the number of assets connected to the corporate network has grown exponentially in recent years to include such devices as televisions, cameras, and even IP phones. In the following video, you will learn how to manage and maintain an accurate asset count in your environment - as well as how to avoid scanning certain devices that may not be relevant to your vulnerability management practices.

 

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