Configuration Management - Intelligent Change Control
Change Control is not the same as Change Management. While Change Management focuses on the justification and planning of changes, Change Control majors on the verification of actual changes made.
No wonder it’s a security best practice referenced throughout the CIS Controls.
It’s vital to control change because your ‘Attack Surface’ is directly governed by changes made, chiefly to installed software and configuration settings. And from a security standpoint, change control is the only way to distinguish between legitimate IT activity, and a stealthy cyber-attack. This is why, according to the Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report, 68% of breaches take months to discover.
No more guesswork
Identify exactly what changed, where, when and by whom. Changes are automatically reconciled with Planned Change details so you even know the 'why'.
Every single change evaluated automatically, every suspicious change exposed
Gaining visibility of system configuration changes is the only way to operate secure change control. But full-visibility without automated analysis intelligence just leads to noise with unapproved changes left hiding in plain sight. If you don't have Closed-Loop Intelligent Change Control, you are making Configuration Management unworkable.
Streamline operations from RFC to QA Testing – close the loop with seamless automation
Don't invest in formal change control procedures and IT Service Management technology just to shut your eyes to what actually happens during the implementation phase. You only get Closed-Loop, Intelligent Change Control with NNT Change Tracker.
We cover it all, for all platforms, in a scalable, enterprise solution.
Contact us for a no-strings, no-sales pressure trial and see the coolest breach detection solution in action for yourself
Need more information? Compliance – System Hardening - Change Control – Breach Detection
- Weaknesses in Industrial Control Systems Continue to Pose Serious Risks
- Funerals for Glaciers and Antibiotics: Is Anti-Virus Next?
- First Day Back to School Delayed Due to Cybersecurity Threat
- Financial Sector Facing Record Number of Cyber Attacks
- All Configuration Management blog posts
- October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month- So Just How Secure is Your Organization?
- Department of Homeland Security’s Cyber Security Still Vulnerable
- File Integrity Monitoring – 3 Reasons Why Your Security is Compromised Without it Part 3
- File Integrity Monitoring - Is FIM Better Than AV? Is a Gun Better Than a Knife?
- All Configuration Management Articles
Combine industry leading Device Hardening, File Integrity Monitoring, Change Control, Configuration Management & Compliance Management into one easy to use solution that can scale to the most demanding environments!
Automatically evaluate and verify the authenticity of file changes in real-time with NNT FAST™ (File Approved-Safe Technology) Integrity Assurance.
Comprehensive and easy to use security information & event log management with intelligent & self-learning correlation technology to highlight potentially harmful activity in seconds.
Access CIS Resources
Access a broad range of CIS Benchmark reports to audit your enterprise and continuously monitor for any drift from your hardened state.
Download Reports »
Server Hardening Resources
Download Hardened Services checklists, derived by NNT in conjunction with Microsoft, to manually audit your servers for compliance.
Download Checklists »
Audit Policy Template Resources
Gain access to audit policies derived from the Center for Internet Security to generate audit logs on all relevant security levels.
Download Audit Policies »