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Synonyms for vulnerability

the condition of being laid open to something undesirable or injurious

Synonyms for vulnerability

the state of being vulnerable or exposed


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Until now, security vendors have offered point-and-shoot, tool-based solutions to address vulnerability assessment, but these have proven difficult to deploy and manage across large, complex enterprise networks.
Determina[R] is the leading provider of Vulnerability Protection solutions for servers and desktops based on breakthrough technology developed at M.
Finalist in five categories for the pending 2007 SC Magazine Awards including the Best Security Company--more finalist honors than any other vulnerability assessment company
As technology continues to advance, so do the threats that look for vulnerabilities to exploit," said Matt Watchinksi, Director of the Sourcefire Vulnerability Research Team.
Over the last five years, eEye has been recognized by industry experts as the preeminent organization in the discovery of the most critical vulnerabilities in various platforms and applications, including the vulnerabilities subsequently leveraged by the Sasser, Witty and Code Red worms, as well as the Microsoft ASN vulnerability and hundreds of other important discoveries.
Originally reported as a "denial of service" flaw, eEye demonstrates that the vulnerability is actually exploitable.
The SANS Top 20 list is an important tool in helping businesses prioritize their efforts to address security vulnerabilities," said Amol Sarwate, manager of the Vulnerability Lab at Qualys and a contributing member to the SANS Top 20.
a leading developer of security management solutions and creator of the popular and award-winning Nessus vulnerability scanner today announced the implementation of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) CVSS scores to help organizations improve discovery of vulnerabilities and prioritize remediation efforts.
Advisor, Centennial sets a new bar for effective governance of the IT estate by combining 100 percent network discovery with vulnerability assessment, ensuring that vulnerability scans are performed on all machines for total network protection.
AUSTIN, Texas -- TippingPoint, a division of 3Com and the leader in intrusion prevention, announced that its TippingPoint[TM] Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS) provide complete protection against all vulnerabilities disclosed in the bulletins announced by Microsoft today, including one vulnerability discovered by its own Zero Day Initiative.
Comprehensive, Centralized Web Application Vulnerability Management and Web-based Reporting Facilitates Improved Enterprise Visibility and Communication Across the Software Development Lifecycle
Watchfire, the market-leading provider of application vulnerability assessment software and services to help ensure the security and compliance of websites, today unveiled AppScan[R] 7.
The Rapid7 security paper points out that this vulnerability is similar to other, previously-reported vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash 7 and 8.
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