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Qualys Integrates with Amazon Web Services Security Hub to Provide Users with Vulnerability and Compliance Visibility

November 28, 2018

Extends Protection for Amazon Web Services workloads and infrastructure against critical vulnerabilities, threats from public exploits, and non-compliant deployments

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AWS re:Invent, Booth #2529 –  Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions, today announced an integration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Security Hub, introducing Qualys vulnerability and policy compliance findings within AWS Security Hub. This allows users to prioritize risks and automate remediation using native services such as AWS Lambda.

AWS Security Hub is designed to provide users with a comprehensive view of their high-priority security alerts and compliance status by aggregating, organizing, and prioritizing alerts, or findings, from multiple AWS services, such as Amazon GuardDuty, Amazon Inspector, and Amazon Macie as well as from other AWS Partner Network (APN) security solutions. The findings are then visually summarized on integrated dashboards with actionable graphs and tables.

Vulnerability and configuration assessments are key to any security program. By natively integrating Qualys findings from Vulnerability Management, Policy Compliance and Cloud Security Assessment within AWS Security Hub, customers will get real-time visibility into their up-to-date security and compliance posture, directly in the AWS console. These insights gained by the correlation of Qualys information with other data in AWS Security Hub allow customers to quickly detect risks in their AWS environments, and take rapid automated remediation actions.

"AWS Security Hub gives enterprises the ability to build security and compliance visibility directly into all of their development and cloud projects," said Philippe Courtot, chairman and CEO, Qualys, Inc. "By enabling Qualys within the AWS Security Hub, developers can easily leverage up-to-date insights about security risks, and ensure their clouds conform to company policies and standards."

"AWS Security Hub makes it easier for customers to identify and manage all of their AWS-related security and compliance findings," said Dan Plastina, vice president, Security Services, Amazon Web Services, Inc. "Users can also combine these rich findings with additional data from multiple security services, including integrated Qualys Cloud Apps, to find further insights and actionable intelligence for every identified vulnerability."

Qualys Vulnerability Management, Policy Compliance and Cloud Security Assessment are now available within AWS Security Hub.

Users can identify the following across their AWS workloads and infrastructure:

  • Instances and AMIs with critical vulnerabilities, missing critical patches, and which may be publicly exposed or have publicly exploitable vulnerabilities.
  • Compliance with Center for Internet Security (CIS), PCI, NIST and HIPAA along with the standards customized and adapted to their organizations.
  • Misconfiguration in their Amazon Virtual Private Clouds (Amazon VPCs), AWS security groups, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) against CIS web services benchmarks and best practices.

Qualys will continue to add security insights from other products within its cloud platform's integrated security solution into AWS Security Hub.

The Qualys Cloud Platform
As a revolutionary cloud-based architecture, the Qualys Cloud Platform offers customers a unified view of IT, security and compliance across on-premises assets, endpoints, clouds, containers and web applications, drastically reducing the cost and complexity of managing multiple security vendors.

The Qualys platform currently delivers 18 fully integrated, centrally managed and self-updating best-of-breed security and compliance solutions. By automatically gathering and analyzing security and compliance data from IT assets anywhere in one single-pane view, the Qualys Cloud Platform gives customers the scalability, visibility, accuracy and breadth of capabilities to fight cyber-attacks and build security into their digital transformation initiatives.

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About Qualys
Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS) is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions with over 10,300 customers in more than 130 countries, including a majority of each of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. Qualys helps organizations streamline and consolidate their security and compliance solutions in a single platform and build security into digital transformation initiatives for greater agility, better business outcomes and substantial cost savings. The Qualys Cloud Platform and its integrated Cloud Apps deliver businesses critical security intelligence continuously, enabling them to automate the full spectrum of auditing, compliance and protection for IT systems and web applications on premises, on endpoints and elastic clouds. Founded in 1999 as one of the first SaaS security companies, Qualys has established strategic partnerships with leading managed service providers and consulting organizations including Accenture, BT, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Deutsche Telekom, DXC Technology, Fujitsu, HCL Technologies, IBM, Infosys, NTT, Optiv, SecureWorks, Tata Communications, Verizon and Wipro. The Company is also a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance. For more information, please visit www.qualys.com.

Qualys and the Qualys logo are proprietary trademarks of Qualys, Inc. All other products or names may be trademarks of their respective companies.

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Qualys, Inc.
dconner@qualys.com
650-801-6196

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