2 Presentation outline IT pain points The product Three pillars of network vulnerability managementWhat’s new in v. 9?Product benefitsTestimonialsKudosConclusion
3 IT pain points90% of all network security breaches are due to a software or hardware vulnerability caused by a missing patch– Federal Bureau of Investigation, 2006The frequency of newly announced vulnerabilities has increased to 50 per week– Gartner Group, 2006Failure to comply with compliance regulations such as PCI can lead to hefty finesFailure to keep machines patched can lead to security breaches and downtimeWithout an automated patching mechanism, manual patching is time-consuming
4 GFI LANguardA network security scanner, patch management and network and software auditing solution that secures your network with minimal administrative effort!The most complete network vulnerability management solution in one convenient integrated package which offersVulnerability scanningPatch managementNetwork and software auditingOver 15,000 vulnerability assessments are made with each scan to detect, assess and rectify any security vulnerabilities on your networkNamed Best of TechEd 2007 and rated #1 Windows commercial security scanner by Nmap users for two years running
5 Top features (1/2)Vulnerability scanning for Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac OS X, routers, switches and wireless devices across all environments including virtual machinesAn extensive, industrial strength vulnerabilities database incorporating over 15,000 vulnerability assessments, including OVAL (2,000+ checks) and SANS Top 20Patch management for Windows OS and applications in any language supported by MicrosoftAuditing functionality that checks whether any hardware was added/removed since last scan, reports on unauthorized software installations and more
6 Top features (2/2)Identifies out-of-date anti-virus and anti-spyware definition files on your network – Symantec, McAfee, Trend, F-Secure and morePowerful management and technical reporting through a specialize GFI LANguard ReportPack
7 Vulnerability scanning Vulnerability scanning engine offers the capability to perform multi-platform scans (Windows, Mac OS, Linux) across all environments including virtual machinesEasily create custom vulnerability checks through simple wizard-assisted set-up screensState of the art vulnerability check databases based on OVAL and SANS Top 20, providing over 15,000 vulnerability assessments when your network is scannedEasily configure scans for open ports, unused local users and groups, blacklisted applications, dangerous USB devices and more
8 Patch management and remediation (1/2) Easily deploy missing service packs and patches network-wideEffectively install and manage patches in all 38 languages supported by Microsoft productsDefine, discover and uninstall applications that are authorized or not authorized to be installed on the networkRemote desktop connection to fix security issues on scanned computers that cannot be fixed automatically
9 Patch management and remediation (2/2) Deploy client software, update custom or non-Microsoft software, virus updates and moreOther patch management features include auto-download of missing patches, patch-rollback and auto re-deploy if a computer/laptop is not currently switched on or connected to the network
10 Network, hardware and software auditing Provides you with all the information you need to know about your network such as:Perform scheduled scans for new security holes or security set-up changes on your network and automatically compare results to previous scansBuild a software inventory of all software installed on networkView detailed information about the hardware configuration of all the scanned machines on your networkVirtual machinesHardware and software installedServicesCPU informationManufacturer and serial No.Auditing policiesOperating SystemHDD spaceUsers/GroupsWireless devicesNetwork adaptorsShares
11 What’s new in v. 9? (1/2)Identify hardware or software changes made between scansDetection of virtual machinesAutomatic remediation of unauthorized applicationsRemote desktop connection to fix security issues on scanned computers that cannot be fixed automaticallyExtended hardware auditing facility to provide more detailed information on all the scanned machines
12 What’s new in v. 9? (2/2)A new user interface which allows effective use of GFI LANguardMonitoring dashboard that shows summarized results of all scans from the database and provides and overview of the most vulnerable computers and security status trends of the network.
14 Product snapshotLaunch a new scanGFI LANguard scan results
15 Product benefitsOver 15,000 vulnerability assessments carried out across your network, including virtual environmentsReduces the total cost of ownership by centralizing vulnerability scanning, patch management and network auditingAutomated options help to retain a secure network state minimal administrative effortNetwork-wide auditing functions provides a complete picture of network’s security set-upPrevents downtime and business losses due to vulnerability exposure#1 Windows commercial security scanner (voted by Nmap users for two years running) and Best of TechEd 2007 (security)
16 GFI LANguard ReportPack add-on The GFI LANguard ReportPack is a full-fledged reporting companion to GFI LANguardThis enhanced reporting package can be scheduled to automatically generate graphical IT-level and management reports based on the data collected during your security scansFrom trend reports for management (ROI) to daily drill-down reports for technical staff; the GFI LANguard ReportPack provides you with the easy-to-view information you need, to fully understand the ever-changing security environment of your network.
19 Product testimonials“I use GFI LANguard on over 1,000 servers. I do this alone for my NT team. GFI LANguard is the best tool that I have ever laid my hands upon! I will continue to recommend the product to our new customers, I have no doubt they will purchase it!”– Joel di Prima, Windows Security Officer, Hewlett Packard, Belgium“GFI LANguard in my opinion as an IT Manager is awesome! It has cut my hot fix deployment time to almost nothing. It also helps me troubleshoot any issues that I may have with my client machines.”– Jason Rivera, U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, IT Manager, USAClick here for more testimonials!
20 Product kudosThese are just a few companies that are using GFI LANguard:Daimler ChryslerNATOSiemens Communications LimitedUnited Overseas Bank LtdVirgin MobileMedical Research Council (UK)KLM& many more!Numerous product awards, here are a few:
21 GFI product complements Best incorporated with:GFI EventsManager for network-wide event log managementGFI Network Server Monitor which automatically sends alerts and corrects network and server issuesGFI EndPointSecurity for network-wide control of portable storage media and consumer electronic devices such as mp3 players, USB sticks, iPods and more
22 ConclusionQuickly identify newly created shares, installed services, installed applications, added users, newly opened ports and more on both real and virtual machinesScan your entire network for security issues and patch them with a single combined solution for vulnerability scanning, patch management and system information acquisitionAutomatically detect and uninstall any unauthorized applicationsEasily audit the hardware configuration of all the scanned machines on your networkGenerate expert management level and technical level reports to fully understand the ever-changing security environment of your networkUnbeatable pricing! For more information visit
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24 Corporate overview Founded in 1992 Over 200 employees worldwide Offices in US, Malta, UK, Hong Kong and AustraliaGFI products installed on over 200,000 networks worldwide, mostly SMBsA channel-focused company with over 10,000 partners worldwideThe vision To become the technology of choice for IT security and productivity solutions.The mission To provide quality, cost-effective content security, network security and messaging solutions to IT professionals around the world.