dcsimg

Comodo Releases Free Portscan Service

Comodo has released HackerGuardian, a free portscan service.

 By Michael Hall | Posted Jul 15, 2005
Page of   |  Back to Page 1
Print Article

Security company Comodo has added a remote vulnerability auditing service to its portfolio of free security tools.

HackerGuardian performs scans on Internet- connected devices and generates reports detailing the required fixes or available patches to resolve any vulnerabilities it finds.

The company said it offers two types of scans: a "safe, non destructive scan" as well as a more thorough version that "simulates a real life hacker attack." After creating an account, users collect a free license that enables them to scan a single IP for a web server, network server, desktop computer or other Internet-connected device.

Following completion of the test, users receive a notification email linking to a diagnostic report detailing any vulnerabilities that were found. Each report ranks discovered threats by severity and provides links to associated patches and solutions.

Comment and Contribute
(Maximum characters: 1200). You have
characters left.
Get the Latest Scoop with Enterprise Networking Planet Newsletter

By submitting your information, you agree that enterprisenetworkingplanet.com may send you ENTERPRISENetworkingPLANET offers via email, phone and text message, as well as email offers about other products and services that ENTERPRISENetworkingPLANET believes may be of interest to you. ENTERPRISENetworkingPLANET will process your information in accordance with the Quinstreet Privacy Policy.