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How to detect all vulnerabilities using MPA?


is it possible to detect all vulnerabilities using Policy Auditor (just like in Foundstone)?

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Re: How to detect all vulnerabilities using MPA?


No, they are different products. MVM tests your systems for vulnerabilities and PA checks your systems for compliance.

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Re: How to detect all vulnerabilities using MPA?

The primary usage for PA auditing would be to audit the system for configuration compliance, in relation to a security compliance benchmark like CIS, PCI, or STIG. Along with that, PA includes benchmarks to audit for OS patches. So like epo909 mentioned, it's less a tool for specific vulnerabilities than it is for up-to-date patching and security configuration.

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