BeyondTrust Launches Industry’s Most Cost Effective Vulnerability, Patching and Reporting Appliance for SMBs

August 27th, 2013

Retina CS Appliance helps small and midsize enterprises rapidly deploy unified vulnerability assessment, reporting and patch management in a matter of minutes

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – August 28, 2013 – BeyondTrust, the security industry’s only provider of Context-Aware Security Intelligence, today announced the release of a new Retina CS Appliance, the industry’s most cost effective vulnerability, patching and results-driven reporting and analytics bundled solution for small and midsize enterprises. The Retina CS Appliance provides access to all standard Retina CS software capabilities, plus integrated patching for end-to-end vulnerability management and remediation of Microsoft and third party patches including Adobe, Oracle, Google, Mozilla, Java, and many others. In addition, the Retina CS Appliance’s automated, on-board patch management engine integrates with Microsoft® System Configuration Manager (SCCM) and Windows® Server Update Service (WSUS), enabling organizations to assess risk and deploy patches directly from the Retina CS console. Each Retina CS Appliance is delivered on a quad-core Microsoft Windows server and pricing for 1000 assets starts at just $24,995.

“Retina CS is the only vulnerability management solution designed from the ground up to provide organizations with context-aware vulnerability assessment and risk analysis,” said Brad Hibbert, executive vice president of product strategy and operations at BeyondTrust. “The Retina CS Appliance makes it easy to make smart decisions, effectively communicate risk and report vulnerability management progress to executives and compliance auditors.”

Since 1998, Retina vulnerability management solutions have provided organizations with threat and risk information in real business context. Over 10,000 customers worldwide employ Retina to efficiently mitigate existing exposures and effectively secure against future threats.

The Retina CS Appliance includes:

  • Retina CS Vulnerability Management Console – proactively identify vulnerabilities, analyze business impact, and plan and conduct remediation across network, web, mobile, cloud and virtual assets.
  • Retina Patch Management Engine – deploy and manage patches through the Retina CS console – naturally extending the vulnerability management process for maximum speed and efficiency using an agentless deployment technology.
  • Retina Insight Threat Intelligence Module – receive actionable security insight, analytics, and trending reporting for dynamic IT infrastructures.

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About BeyondTrust

BeyondTrust is the leading security solution vendor providing Context-Aware Security Intelligence, giving customers the visibility and controls necessary to reduce their IT security risks, while at the same time simplifying their compliance reporting.

BeyondTrust offers consistent policy-driven vulnerability and privilege management, role-based access control, monitoring, logging, auditing and reporting to protect internal assets from the inside out. The company’s products empower IT governance to strengthen security, improve productivity, drive compliance, and reduce expense across physical, virtual, mobile and cloud environments.

With more than 25 years of global success, BeyondTrust is the pioneer of both Threat Management and Privileged Identity Management (PIM) solutions for heterogeneous IT environments. More than half of the companies listed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rely on BeyondTrust to secure their enterprises. Customers include eight of the world’s 10 largest banks, eight of the world’s 10 largest aerospace and defense firms, and 7 of the 10 largest U.S. pharmaceutical companies, as well as renowned universities across the globe.

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