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LockPath and Qualys Announce Technology Integration to Streamline IT-GRC Risk Reporting
Out-of-the-Box Integration of LockPath’s GRC Platform with QualysGuard Vulnerability Management Provides Immediate and Actionable Risk Intelligence
Overland Park, KC, March 22, 2012 – LockPath, a provider of innovative governance, risk and compliance (GRC) applications, and Qualys®, Inc the pioneer and leading provider of cloud information security and compliance management solutions, today announced an integration partnership to offer businesses unique visibility into their security and risk postures.
Through this partnership, users can benefit from QualysGuard’s highly accurate vulnerability data from scans of enterprise assets automatically imported into LockPath’s GRC solution, Keylight, augmenting its risk reporting capabilities with security intelligence to produce a holistic view of business risk.
The combined solution offers:
- A customisable dashboard that enables managers and executives to better understand risks to the organisation.
- Automatic correlation and classification of vulnerability data with enterprise assets to provide insight into business and operational risk.
- Centralised reporting for vulnerability data in addition to other security and compliance data points.
- An automated approach to import vulnerability data from QualysGuard, as well as the ability to assign tasks and track remediation via Keylight’s workflow engine.
“Through our partnership with Qualys, users gain an almost immediate understanding of how discovered vulnerabilities fit into the context of their organisations’ overall security and risk posture,” said Chris Caldwell, CEO, LockPath. “The effortless and streamlined integration of the Keylight platform with QualysGuard VM further validates what we believe is our obligation to ensure our Connector Library enables our customers to avoid fragile and time-consuming custom integrations”.
“The increase in data breaches, regulations and disclosure requirements for cyber security risks to the business have become a front-and-centre concern in the boardroom,” said Philippe Courtot, chairman and CEO of Qualys. “The integration between LockPath and QualysGuard now provides C-level executives with a flexible and easy-to-implement framework for deriving and reporting on risks based on accurate security and compliance data that QualysGuard collects continuously across the entire enterprise.”
For more information on the Keylight platform, please download the datasheet or call 913-601-4800.
About QualysGuard Vulnerability Management (VM)
Delivered via the QualysGuard Cloud Platform, QualysGuard VM automates the lifecycle of network auditing and vulnerability management across the enterprise, including discovery, mapping and prioritisation of assets, vulnerability assessment reporting and remediation tracking according to business risk. Driven by the most comprehensive vulnerability Knowledgebase in the industry, QualysGuard delivers continuous protection against the latest worms and security threats without the substantial cost, resource and deployment issues associated with traditional software.
LockPath helps companies of all sizes address the increasingly complex issues of regulatory compliance and risk management. Its innovative software provides keen insight by correlating security information from multiple data sources with current regulations and policies to gauge risk. Easy to install and manage, the Keylight platform empowers people at every level in an organisation to take control and make better business decisions. LockPath is headquartered in Kansas City, with offices in Minneapolis and Santa Clara. Please visit www.lockpath.com to learn more.
Qualys Inc., is the pioneer and leading provider of information security and compliance cloud solutions with 5,500+ customers in 85 countries, including 51 of the Forbes Global 100. The QualysGuard Cloud Platform and integrated suite of applications helps businesses simplify security operations and lower the cost of compliance by delivering critical security intelligence on demand and automating the full spectrum of auditing, compliance and protection for IT systems and web applications. Founded in 1999, Qualys has established strategic partnerships with leading managed service providers and consulting organisations including BT, Dell SecureWorks, Fujitsu, IBM, NTT, Symantec, Verizon, and Wipro. The company is also a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA).
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