December 13, 2017
Bradford Networks, an innovator in transforming network security through visibility, control and response, released today version 8.2 of its award-winning security automation and orchestration solution, Network Sentry. This newest release of Bradford Networks’ leading network security solution now includes new Internet of Things (IoT) simulation and identification capabilities, enhancing customers’ ability to discover, profile and validate all headless and Internet of Things (IoT) devices on their networks, then automatically apply relevant rules. Combined with this latest version’s new on-connect endpoint revalidation capabilities, Bradford Networks provides several new tools to customers’ arsenals to quickly detect unknown or rogue devices on their network.
Network Sentry 8.2 also integrates with more vulnerability scanners and provides more comprehensive network mapping to improve customers’ security posture and provide better outcomes for security audits and penetration tests. New capabilities include new Qualys vulnerability scanner integrations, so customers can configure and manage scans within Network Sentry directly, as well as deploy rules for host containment as needed. Network Sentry 8.2 also includes new network topology mapping capabilities so customers can more easily customize and map their entire network, ensuring no device slips through the cracks.
“IoT devices are one of the biggest security threats facing the enterprise network,” says Frank Andrus, CTO and founder of Bradford Networks. “Network Sentry 8.2 offers enhanced compensating controls for IoT devices to enable more granular control. In addition, this new release simplifies penetration testing and network mapping, as well as provides deeper partner integration to simplify and strengthen our customers’ security.”
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