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QualysGuard Security and Compliance Suite Qualys Price: Enterprise Edition, $25,000/ year; Express Edition, $2,500 The Qualys service model has enabled global consumer credit reporting bureau TransUnion to streamline its vulnerability management program and extend it beyond corporate headquarters into its many locations. "The product approach requires individual purchases of the license at each location, purchasing a platform to load licenses on and administration of that platform, then the care and feeding of it," says Victor Hsiang, director of TransUnion's information security architecture group. "With the service approach, from a corporate perspective, we can pick up the cost of Qualys and absorb the business units into the whole process." He says certifications that would have taken days take minutes. Qualys, known for its vulnerability management service, is building a more comprehensive security suite, starting with the recently announced Policy Compliance 1.0 module, which allows automated scans and reporting mapped to numerous security frameworks. ... Access >>>
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