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  1. 1. Network security scanner and patch management What’s new with GFI LanGuard® 2014 R2
  2. 2. 2 Overview New features of GFI LanGuard 2014 R2 GFI LanGuard 2014 features How does GFI LanGuard work? What is GFI LanGuard? What’s new with GFI LanGuard 2014 R2 Reference materials Summary New features demonstration
  3. 3. 3 What is GFI LanGuard?
  4. 4. 4 What is GFI LanGuard? Acts as a virtual security consultant providing three vital security services: »Patch management »Vulnerability assessment »Network/software auditing Scans, detects, assesses and rectifies security vulnerabilities on the network Scans for missing security patches, service packs, open shares, open ports, unused user accounts and more Uses powerful reporting to identify issues and verify security status Provides a complete network security overview with minimal administrative effort
  5. 5. 5 How does GFI LanGuard work?
  6. 6. 6 How does GFI LanGuard work? Scan Analyze Remediate Install Takes only a few minutes to be up and running Agent-less or agent-based Identify assets (including mobile devices), find vulnerabilities, missing patches, open ports, services, hardware and software, etc. Vulnerability level assigned to each computer Reports, results filtering, network changes history Check external references Deploy missing updates, uninstall applications, deploy custom scripts, open remote desktop connections, etc. Definitions for vulnerabilities and patches are continuously updated from GFI® servers to report and remediate latest threats Deploy agents (agent-less) Powerful interactive dashboard
  7. 7. 7 GFI LanGuard 2014 features Patch automation Vulnerability assessment Integration Powerful » Microsoft®, Mac OS® and major Linux operating systems » Microsoft and other popular third-party applications » Security and non-security updates » More than 4000 critical security applications » Interactive dashboard » Workstations, laptops, servers, mobile devices and a wide range of network devices such as printers, switches and routers » Now checking for up to 50,000 vulnerabilities Dedicated reports » For PCI DSS, HIPAA, PSN CoCo and other regulations Improved scan and remediation performance » Through usage of agents and relay agents
  8. 8. 8 New features of GFI LanGuard 2014 R2
  9. 9. 9 Fedora Linux® patch management support Enhanced mobile device scanning What’s new with GFI LanGuard 2014 R2? Extended support for network devices vulnerability assessment FCC CIPA compliance reports.
  10. 10. 10 What’s new with GFI LanGuard 2014 R2? GFI LanGuard 2014 R2 adds support for vulnerability assessment of the devices from the following vendors: » 3Com, » Dell » SonicWALL » Juniper » NETGEAR » Nortel » Alcatel » IBM » Linksys Extended support for network devices vulnerability assessment Over 2,600 network devices are now supported and the number increases on a continuous basis. List of supported devices is available here: www.gfi.com/languard-supported-devices
  11. 11. 11 What’s new with GFI LanGuard 2014 R2? Mobile device scanning enhancement Added support for the following mobile device management sources: »Office 365 »Google Apps »Apple Profiles Manager Customers that don’t have a Microsoft Exchange server on premise, but rely on the cloud based platforms above can now use GFI LanGuard to do a vulnerability assessment of the devices that connect to these services.
  12. 12. 12 What’s new with GFI LanGuard 2014 R2? Agent-less detection of smartphones and tablets that connect to the company’s Microsoft Exchange servers Patch management for Fedora With this version GFI LanGuard will start supporting automated patch management for Fedora, along with the existing support for Red Hat® Enterprise Linux, Ubuntu®, SUSE®, openSUSE®, CentOS® and Debian®. Click here for a full list of supported operating systems. This feature strengths GFI LanGuard ability to patch all Windows, Linux and OS X machines in the network from a single central console. Agent-less detection of smartphones and tablets that connect to the company’s Microsoft Exchange servers FCC CIPA compliance reports Dedicated reports for a new regulation: Children's Internet Protection Act. Support for CIPA ensures for GFI LanGuard easier access to schools and libraries in US. Chinese localisation GFI LanGuard 2014 R2 is now available in Chinese Traditional and Simplified.
  13. 13. 13 Thank you for taking the time to join us today. Please review our reference materials at www.gfi.com and http://partners.gfi.com/resources Contact your GFI channel account manager for help in your sales efforts.

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