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Vulnerability Management
July 2022
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  • "I use a local license to perform penetration testing and I'm pretty happy with everything when it comes to pricing and licensing."
  • "Though reasonable, the main competitor of Tenable SC, Rapid7, offers a more aggressive and better priced product."
  • "It is a bit expensive. Everything is included in the license."
  • "The price of Tenable SC is expensive, we pay approximately €70,000 for the license annually. We have to pay for each IP test. The cost of other solutions is far less, such as Nessus Professional, which is €3,000 annually."
  • "Compared to other companies or other products it could maybe be a little bit less, but the price is okay. I would say it's not very expensive."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:The most valuable features in Tenable SC are scanning and analysis.
    Top Answer:Compared to other companies or other products it could maybe be a little bit less, but the price is okay. I would say it's not very expensive.
    Top Answer:Tenable SC can improve by making it easier to create complicated reports and have more effectiveness in the remediation area for comparison between the scans.
    Top Answer:Tripwire IP360 is a very stable solution.
    Top Answer:I believe the price compares well within the market.
    Top Answer:I feel that the reporting should be improved - especially the way it organizes the findings. I would like to have a real-time dashboard. The previous program I used, could tell me which of my systems… more »
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    Also Known As
    Tenable Unified Security, Tenable SecurityCenter
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    Tenable SC is an on-premises vulnerability management solution that offers complete visibility into the security measures of your complex IT infrastructure. Tenable SC also works by assessing risks and clearing vulnerability trends. By implementing Tenable SC, you can see all your vulnerabilities and continuously assess all assets the moment they join the network, including transient devices that aren’t regularly connected. In addition, Tenable SC can predict what matters by understanding vulnerabilities in the context of business risk, as well as the criticality of affected assets.

    Tenable SC Features

    Tenable SC has several features that sets it apart from its competitors' vulnerability management tools including:

    • Continuous and consistent monitoring of applications, cloud infrastructure, and users
    • Compliance with industry standard
    • Full visibility of IT environments (all networks, systems, and applications)
    • Pre-built dashboards and reports that are customizable
    • VPR (Vulnerability Priority Rating) to help identify and prioritize vulnerabilities
    • ARC (Assurance Report Cards) that are used to measure, visualize, and analyze your security programs’ effectiveness
    • Alerts and notifications provided in real time that detect network irregularities
    • Automated scans, perimeter scanning, and vulnerability scanning
    • Risk prioritization, risk scoring, and risk reporting

    Tenable SC Benefits

    Some of the benefits of using Tenable SC include:

    Full vulnerability assessment coverage: Tenable SC helps eliminate blind spots in your IT infrastructure by providing complete visibility of network-connected assets, activity, and events.

    • Immediate insights: Because Tenable SC provides clear, actionable dashboards and reports, it enables you to quickly measure and analyze safety effectiveness and risks.

    • Boosts productivity: By allowing you to adjust reports and spreadsheets, Tenable SC increases productivity and improves efficiency as well.

    • Identify threats and unexpected changes in the network: With Tenable SC, you can easily address identified threats and can also obtain specific alerts to quickly begin remediation efforts.

    • Prioritize Tasks: Tenable SC enables security teams to focus on the vulnerabilities and assets that matter most, so they can address a company’s true business risk instead of spending valuable time on vulnerabilities that have a low likelihood of being exploited.

    Reviews from Real Users

    Below are some reviews and helpful feedback written by Tenable SC users who are currently using the solution.

    PeerSpot user Joao M., who is a CIO / IT Consultant at RedShift, reports that the solution has good dashboards, reporting, and technical support, with a low rate of errors. He specifically points out that "This product has the best results in terms of the lowest number of false positives and false negatives."

    Another PeerSpot user who is a program manager at a tech services company comments on how the solution successfully monitors their whole environment in real time and makes everything more secure. He mentions "The feature we've liked most recently was being able to take the YARA rules from FireEye and put them into Tenable’s scan for the most recent SolarWinds exploit. That was really useful."

    An information security analyst at a retailer says that besides the fact that the overall price for the product is pretty good, the solution is “intuitive with excellent technical support and good stability.

    Tripwire IP360 delivers risk-based vulnerability assessment and asset discovery capabilities. With IP360, you get:

    • Comprehensive discovery and profiling of all network assets.
    • Highly scalable architecture with low network impact.
    • Advanced vulnerability scoring that identifies top risks.
    • Prioritized change results when used with Tripwire Enterprise.
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    Sample Customers
    IBM, Sempra Energy, Microsoft, Apple, Adidas, Union Pacific
    State of Iowa, State of Minnesota, U.S. Cellular
    Top Industries
    Financial Services Firm29%
    Manufacturing Company18%
    Comms Service Provider12%
    Healthcare Company12%
    Computer Software Company22%
    Comms Service Provider14%
    Financial Services Firm8%
    Computer Software Company28%
    Comms Service Provider12%
    Energy/Utilities Company8%
    Company Size
    Small Business32%
    Midsize Enterprise11%
    Large Enterprise57%
    Small Business18%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise65%
    Small Business21%
    Midsize Enterprise20%
    Large Enterprise59%
    Buyer's Guide
    Vulnerability Management
    July 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about Tenable Network Security, Qualys, Morphisec and others in Vulnerability Management. Updated: July 2022.
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    Tenable SC is ranked 2nd in Vulnerability Management with 13 reviews while Tripwire IP360 is ranked 21st in Vulnerability Management. Tenable SC is rated 8.2, while Tripwire IP360 is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Tenable SC writes "Monitors our whole environment in real time and makes everything more secure". On the other hand, Tenable SC is most compared with Vulnerability Management, Tenable Nessus, Qualys VM, Rapid7 InsightVM and Recorded Future, whereas Tripwire IP360 is most compared with Tenable Nessus, Veracode, SonarQube, Qualys VM and Qualys Web Application Scanning.

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