Cybersecurity visibility provider, Nozomi Networks Inc., released a new product line designed to support mature and sophisticated ICS cyber security programs.
SCADAguardian Advanced (SGA) provides full asset information by combining passive network monitoring with a safe, active approach for the best overall solution. New Smart Polling capabilities allow users to safely gain precise real-time asset inventories for stronger network monitoring. The result is the industry’s safest and deepest possible asset identification, vulnerability assessment, threat detection and ICS network monitoring.
“SGA is designed for organizations that are ready to bolster their passive monitoring with a full, detailed view of assets and activity in the network in those cases where a passive-only approach is not sufficient,” said Andrea Carcano, Nozomi Networks Co-founder and Chief Product Officer. “SGA safely delivers precise asset information with the industry’s most complete ICS and threat visibility.”
SGA leverages passive-only discovery and analysis, and incorporates active capabilities so operators have the option to discover and monitor a specific and more complete set of ICS data.
SGA includes Smart Polling, a technique that uses low volume, very precise communications to actively identify and describe assets, vulnerabilities, and threats. Users gain:
• Precision Asset Discovery – Safely discover firmware, patch level and other device details.
• Advanced Vulnerability Assessment – Quickly confirm vulnerabilities for faster, more efficient response.
• Maximum Control – Choose easy-to-use default configurations, or manually apply Smart Polling to query specific devices or selected areas of the network.