Qualys today announced that its new release of QualysGuard® Policy Compliance (PC) and Federal Desktop Core Configuration (FDCC) solution simplifies the process of meeting compliance regulation requirements for businesses and governmental agencies. This new release offers new CyberScope reporting capabilities for governmental agencies that have to comply with the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA). It also provides new certified policies that meet international industry standards defined by the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and workflows to automatically create "Golden Images" by extracting the required information from systems that have already been configured with compliant configurations.Qualys will showcase these new capabilities this week at Black Hat USA 2012 Briefings – booth #401 on July 25-26.
"A solution automating key processes such as CyberScope reporting can help organizations streamline compliance workflows and meet FISMA requirements," said Lawrence Pingree, research director for Gartner. "With these types of tools, it is easier for organizations to more quickly adopt best practices, shortening the audit cycle and reducing overall costs."
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