Qualys’ library of built-in policies makes it easy to comply with the security standards and regulations that are most commonly used and adhered to. Qualys provides a wide range of policies, including many that have been certified by CIS as well as the ones based on security guidelines from vendors such as Microsoft and VMware.
In order to keep up with the latest changes in security control requirements and new technologies, Qualys publishes new content to the Policy Library every month.
This release includes the following new policies and updates:
- New CIS Benchmarks for Amazon Linux, Apple OS X, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Windows, and Ubuntu Linux
- New DISA STIG policy for Windows Server 2016
- New Best Practice Policies for Amazon Linux, PostGRE SQL, and HITRUST CSF
- Several updates to existing CIS Certified benchmarks