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Implement Good Cyber Hygiene with Continuous Network Monitoring

Good cyber hygiene means appropriately protecting and maintaining IT systems and devices and implementing cybersecurity best practices. When good cyber hygiene is built upon a continuous network monitoring platform, you continuously visualize the security posture of your entire IT infrastructure and better protect your organization against advanced cyber attacks.

Whats New in Nessus 6.2

This week, Tenable released a maintenance update for the Nessus vulnerability scanner. This update delivers several new features and some minor bug fixes. The new features are described here.

The Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014

The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) of 2002 was put into place to implement a framework for the effectiveness of information security controls for Federal information systems, to provide oversight, and to provide for the development of minimum cont

PCI DSS and Security: The Podcast

In the first Down the Security Rabbithole podcast for 2015, Tenable’s Jeff Man joins the hosts in a lively and engaging discussion about the truths behind the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and some of the common PCI myths in

“Countdown to Zero Day” is a Must Read

Recently there have been several great books that illustrate the importance of information security in today’s world, including Kevin Mitnick’s “Ghost in the Wires,” Andy Greenberg’s “This Machine Kills Secrets” and Brian Krebs’ “Spam Nation.” Joining the list at the

Make 2015 a Breach-Free Year

With 2014 drawing to a close and the New Year almost upon us, it’s the perfect time to reflect on this year’s security events and to plan for changes in 2015.