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    Advanced endpoint threat protection, improved threat context, and alert prioritization

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    Extend detection and response beyond the endpoint to the enterprise

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Qualys vs Rapid7

See, Assess, and Remediate Threats Faster

Is your current VM falling short? VMDR empowers organizations with a highly scalable risk-based approach to vulnerability management for improved threat intelligence, reduced mean-time-to-remediate MTTR, and improved Security-IT coordination with bi-directional integrations with ITSM tools.

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Qualys vs Rapid7 Comparison



Risk-Based Vulnerability Management

Threat Detection

Custom Scripting

Natively-Integrated Patching

Advanced Remediation

PCI Compliance included

Assessment Methods

Reporting, Analysis and Metrics

Cloud and Hypervisor Assessment Support

Software Supply Chain Management

Why Qualys stands out

Risk-based Cybersecurity with Qualys TruRisk

Establish a transparent approach to risk scoring that combines real-time intelligence of malware with historical vulnerability data, threats, and assets.

Reduced MTTR

Orchestrate security and IT actions through shared insights and clearly delegated actions via one single dashboard. Faster discovery. Faster remediation.

Cybersecurity Asset Attack Surface Management (CAASM) fulfillment

Achieve an enterprise-grade CAASM program that extends the detection and response capabilities of vulnerability management to external, previously unknown assets with VMDR plus CSAM.

Integration with ServiceNow

With a robust ITSM plug-in, integration with ServiceNow provides a single point of service between IT and security teams to discover, analyze, prioritize, patch and close-out vulnerabilities with documentation between all stakeholders.

How should you pick a vulnerability management solution?

Read what our customers say.

Brian Penn, Manager, Security Posture at Aflac

“Qualys VMDR has helped us improve our program by providing additional threat and risk context to better identify high-risk vulnerabilities. The transparency of the rating algorithm also made it easy to justify prioritization and align all relevant security and IT stakeholder so we could move quickly to remediate the risk.”

Ævar Svan Sigurðsson, Service Manager at Advania

“We performed a proof-of-concept exercise for the Enterprise TruRisk Platform, and the solutions ticked all of the boxes. Qualys offers accurate and reliable monitoring of vulnerabilities, with very low rates of false positives; allows for prompt management and resolution of potential threats; and helps us achieve full compliance with our internal and external security standards.”