London, March 2, 2015 – As cyber security continues to hit the headlines, even smaller companies can expect to be subject to scrutiny and therefore securing their website is more important than ever. In response to this, Acunetix are offering the online edition of their vulnerability scanner at a new lower entry price. This new option allows consumers to opt for the ability to scan just one target or website and is a further step in making the top of the range scanner accessible to a wider market.
In his March 26, 2015 Network World opinion piece, In Cybersecurity, the Network Doesn’t Lie, Jon Oltsik, principal analyst with Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) outlines some of the reasons why security professionals are increasingly turning to continuous network monitoring to enhance cybersecurity. Oltsik begins with some numbers from an ESG Group survey report, in which 40% of respondents claim they plan to move toward continuous monitoring of all assets on the network, while 30% plan to capture more network traffic for security analytics.