Device Configuration & Benchmark Review

We meticulously evaluate device configurations such as firewalls, routers, switches, operating systems, and databases against CIS benchmarks and industry best practices to fortify your network security infrastructure.

Our assessment dives deep into scrutinizing and validating the configurations of various IT infrastructure components against CIS benchmarks. This includes operating systems, databases, and network devices like firewalls, routers, and switches. We ensure that your systems and devices are aligned with stringent security standards.

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Common Vulnerabilities

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    Weak Password Policies

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    Unpatched Software and Firmware

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    Default Configurations Not Changed

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    Unauthorized Open Ports and Services

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    Insecure Network Routing Protocols

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    Lack of Encryption for Data in Transit and at Rest

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    Outdated Access Control Lists (ACLs)

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    Misconfigured Database Security Settings

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    Missing Security Updates and Patches

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    Insufficient Logging and Monitoring

Approach

Securityium's security review methodology employs a structured, multi-faceted approach to ensure the robustness and compliance of IT infrastructures. This comprehensive strategy is designed to identify, analyze, and mitigate potential vulnerabilities within various components of an organization's technology stack. Here’s an overview of the key elements

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    Configuration Audit

    Comprehensive audits are conducted against CIS benchmarks to evaluate the security settings of devices and services, ensuring configurations are optimized for security.

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    Vulnerability Assessment

    The process involves scanning operating systems, databases, and network configurations to uncover vulnerabilities and security gaps. This step helps to proactively identify potential threats before they can be exploited.

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    Compliance Validation

    This phase ensures that all systems adhere strictly to CIS benchmarks and other security best practices, aligning with regulatory requirements and industry standards.

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    Remediation Recommendations

    Based on the findings from the audits and assessments, actionable recommendations are provided to address any identified issues effectively. This includes guidance on adjusting configurations, patching vulnerabilities, and enhancing security measures.

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Tools Used : • Nipper • CFEngine • Ansible • Chef • SolarWinds Network Config Manager • DBSAT • Oscannerer • DbDat

Tools Used

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  • Nipper
  • CFEngine
  • Ansible
  • Chef
  • SolarWinds Network Config Manager
  • DBSAT
  • Oscannerer
  • DbDat

Benefits

By availing our services, you’ll experience strengthened device and network security, compliance
with industry benchmarks, mitigated risk of vulnerabilities, and an overall enhanced security
posture

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Don't leave your network vulnerable to cyber threats. Secure your devices and network infrastructure today with Securityium's Device Configuration & Benchmark Review

Certifications

Our team holds prestigious certifications, including CREST, CERIN, CEH, OSCP, OSCE, CRT, and CPSA, ensuring high-quality and
professional testing services.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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CIS Benchmark Reviews validate and enhance device and network configurations' security by aligning them with established benchmarks and industry standards, ensuring robust defense against cyber threats.

Our service identifies weaknesses in device configurations, allowing for the hardening of systems and ensuring compliance with stringent security best practices, ultimately enhancing overall security posture.

Common vulnerabilities include weak password policies, default configurations, unnecessary services and open ports, outdated software, insecure protocols, and inadequate encryption for data in transit and at rest.

Effective remediation involves implementing security controls, applying CIS benchmarks, updating software and firmware, conducting regular audits, and enforcing robust change management procedures to mitigate risks promptly.

Compliance validation is crucial for ensuring adherence to industry standards, regulatory requirements, and CIS benchmarks, providing assurance that configurations meet the necessary security criteria for protecting against cyber threats effectively.

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