The technological advancement seen across the length and breadth of various industries have paved way for even the small and medium industries to take up the global route. However, as organizations become more dependent on technology, it becomes necessary to find, fix and report computer and networked environment vulnerabilities before that can actually cause irreparable damage.
Today with a thriving technology know-how there are a number of IT service providers who have worked out network vulnerability assessment tools. Conducting vulnerability assessment is a vital for every organization. With a number of antivirus solutions and patch management, organizations can now check for network security,potentially erroneous hardware and configurations related to third party applications as well as in default configurations that might harm the network's security status.
However, some corporate network faces security vulnerability issues because of idle accounts, needless open shares and ports, rogue equipments connected to the systems, servers with hazardous protocols and erroneous permissions. These organizations can benefit from advanced advanced network security appliances that would help them in managing configurations and assessing network vulnerability. Besides, this will also facilitate seamless management of complexities, ensure easy accessibility to business services, and end-to-end security and operational compliances.
To combat these issues, leading service providers of server manager applications have designed and developed network security appliances. These products which are similar to virtual appliances for data center operational automation and security and compliance are aimed to facilitate organizations to assess the vulnerability status of the networks.
With relation to operational challenges such as complexity through distributed operations and multi-vendor applications, Virtualizations, security breaches and regulatory compliance faced by the new age organizations, the network vulnerability assessment tools provide cost-effective solutions for the same. By providing real-time visibility for data center and Cloud Operations, dynamic change management of both data centers and cloud environments, and continuously enforcing operational and regulatory compliances ensure operational automation for the global organizations.