Announcing SEC OCIE Dashboards for Financial Services

by Aarij Khan on June 11, 2014

Tenable is excited to release a set of dashboards, reports and components that help our financial services customers collect and document necessary data for the SEC Office of Compliance Inspection Examinations Risk Alert. The Risk Alert includes an Appendix that is a sample request for documents...

Tenable Network Security Validated for PCI DSS 3.0 for VMware

by Manish Patel on June 10, 2014

Today, we announced that all Tenable solutions have been validated by Coalfire for use in VMware environments for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) version 3.0, the latest version of the standard. You may be wondering – Well, what does it mean to me? Any organization that...

When an outsider becomes a malicious insider

by Ken Bechtel on May 30, 2014

Paraphrasing what long-time penetration tester and computer security author Ira Winkler once told me, “When I do penetration tests, if I can’t get in by technical means I can always get in with social engineering.” While this may sound like advice to a fellow computer security specialist, or a...

Nessus Enterprise: Empower Team Collaboration

by Paul Asadoorian on May 19, 2014

Nessus Enterprise is now available and allows you to add users (including LDAP support) and share resources such as reports, schedules, policies, and scanners. Nessus Enterprise is available in both on-premise and cloud versions and focuses on users, sharing, collaboration, and increased...

Establishing Your Own Metrics: What Not to Do

by Marcus J. Ranum on May 14, 2014

In this blog series on SecurityWeek, Tenable CSO Marcus Ranum advises security professionals on how they can create and share metrics in their jobs. These metrics can create better understanding and awareness about the success of their approaches, as well as allow them to build support for programs...