Qualys GovCloud is currently the only High Impact Vulnerability and Patch Management Platform with FedRAMP Ready status that comprehensively meets Executive Orders and NIST compliance.
foster city, california, January 31, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of innovative cloud-based IT, security and compliance solutions, announces its new GovCloud platform, achieving high-impact levels Announced that it has achieved FedRAMP Ready status. , from the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP).
Qualys GovCloud, including its integrated capabilities, is ready to meet FedRAMP’s stringent cybersecurity assurance requirements at a high impact level. High certification is the strictest of 421 security and risk management controls.
Qualys GovCloud is a comprehensive product that includes asset inventory, vulnerability risk and remediation management, and compliance management with external attack surface visibility that federal agencies can use as the foundation of their cybersecurity programs. Its integrated platform contains all the critical security and compliance solutions needed to address government mandates and is compliant with NIST 800-53 v5 standards, thus stitching together siled solutions No need.
“As a trusted provider to the federal government, Blackwood Associates is excited to partner with Qualys to bring the innovative GovCloud platform to federal customers. Christopher Every, CTO, Blackwood Associates. “GovCloud represents a major step forward in how federal agencies approach security. Our dedication to deploying into high environments doubles the power for our customers.The GovCloud platform enables us to: Move away from siled solutions, streamline efforts, save costs, It’s a move to a comprehensive, integrated solution that strengthens security and provides compliance context and risk prioritization.”
The highly scalable GovCloud platform cost-effectively supports federal and commercial organizations by providing integrated functionality, 24/7 support, and training while maintaining the highest level of protection. increase. Qualys GovCloud includes:
Cybersecurity Asset Management with External Attack Surface Management – Use security context to identify, discover and classify inventory for all known and unknown assets.This solution also syncs with the CMDB to help with addressing CISA BOD See 23-01 for comprehensive reporting against NIST 800-53 v5 requirements for CM-8.
Vulnerability Management Detection and Response (VMDR)) – Assess, prioritize, and remediate vulnerabilities based on TruRisk and monitor posture against NIST requirements of RA-5 to meet Executive Order 14028, OMB M-21-31.
Configuration and policy compliance – GovCloud’s regulatory compliance management with policy compliance capabilities enables government agencies to audit and report compliance to a wide range of standards, including NIST 800-53/FedRAMP, NIST 800-171, NIST CSF, CMMC, CERT resiliency, while You can evaluate your configuration regime for DISA.Such
File integrity monitoring – Detect and alert on unauthorized changes to software firmware and information to comply with NIST SI-7 requirements.
Container security – Continuously discover, track, and protect containers from build to runtime, aligned with key federal DevOps initiatives, while addressing additional FedRAMP requirements of NIST RA-5 for container vulnerability risk assessment.
“We are pleased that GovCloud, our latest offering for the federal market, has achieved FedRAMP High Ready status, the highest security standard offered by federal programs.” Sumed Takar, President and CEO of Qualys. “Today, as the only vulnerability management platform with FedRAMP Ready status at the High Impact level, Federal Agencies are seeking a modern alternative to traditional scanners to improve their security posture as federal agencies embrace digital transformation. We are dedicated to serving government agencies.”
FedRAMP is a government program that promotes the adoption of secure cloud services across federal agencies. It provides a rigorous and standardized approach to security certification of cloud service offerings. The High certification is for security and risk management to prevent data loss and unauthorized access to information that could have serious or catastrophic adverse effects on government agencies, their assets, finances, operations, or individuals. It is the most stringent certification awarded to cloud vendors with 421 controls.
FedRAMP Ready (High Impact Level) Qualys GovCloud will be available in late February. For a federal agency to sponsor his FedRAMP authorization. To request a free trial, please visit www.qualys.com/gov/.
Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS) is a pioneer and leading provider of innovative cloud-based security, compliance and IT solutions with over 10,000 companies worldwide, including most of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. has over 100,000 subscription customers. Qualys helps you streamline your organization. It also automates security and compliance solutions into a single platform to increase agility, improve business outcomes, and realize significant cost savings.
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