Configuration & Patch Auditing

SCAP Audit Summary

by Cody Dumont
April 15, 2014

The Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) is a mixture of community developed security specifications. SecurityCenter users are able to embrace the NIST security automation agenda through more efficient use of devices with SCAP audit file support, and advanced reporting using the dashboards and reports native to SecurityCenter.

PCI Status

by Josef Weiss
March 25, 2014

This dashboard leverages Nessus PCI system configuration results to track which PCI controls are compliant or non-compliant. As such, a PCI Audit Policy must be used to achieve results. Audit files are available for download via the Tenable Support Portal for a variety of operating environments.

Cybersecurity Framework Audit Dashboards

by Cody Dumont
March 4, 2014

Cybersecurity Framework Audit Summary
SecurityCenter and Nessus have the ability to check compliance status using the audit files. With native flexibility of all Tenable products, SecurityCenter is able to report on the compliance status of the Cybersecurity Framework using the compliance data previously collected. This dashboard provides two views of compliance data. One view includes ration bars indicating ratio of checks to status of the check. The other data set shows a matrix of the compliance check status.

Compliance Summary

by Cody Dumont
February 20, 2014

Compliance Summary Screen Shot
SecurityCenter and Nessus have to ability to check compliance with a variety of standards including HIPAA, NIST 800-53, PCI DSS, and DoDI 8500.2. This dashboard shows the security manager a summary of the current compliance status.

NIST 800-53 Pie Charts

by Cody Dumont
November 21, 2013

NIST 800-53 Pie Charts Screen Shot
The dashboard provides nine pie charts of an organization’s compliance with NIST 800-53 standards, based on the FIPS 200 Publication families.

Palo Alto Firewall Dashboard

by Cody Dumont
October 17, 2013

Palo Alto Firewall Dashboard
This dashboard displays the summary status of the Palo Alto firewall, and includes indicators for events, configuration audits, and NetFlow statistical graphs.

Historic Patch Mitigation Status

by Cody Dumont
September 11, 2013

This dashboard shows a historic patch risk mitigation summary, over different periods of time. Using the native ability within SecurityCenter, this dashboard brings together a collection of components that delivers the patch rate status and the patch date status.