Secunia VIM 4.0 – gathering information about the vulnerabilities of installed software

Posted: November 1, 2012 in Antivirus and Security Software, IT Security News
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Secunia VIM 4.0

Secunia company from Denmark, known for its solutions for IT-Security, a new version of its package of Vulnerability Intelligence Manager (VIM) 4.0.

This package is designed to collect and organize information about the vulnerabilities in all the programs installed on your computer.

VIM 4.0 package was originally designed for use in a corporate environment, to conduct a comprehensive audit of the security software. In the version of VIM 4.0 developers have used a new graphical interface, already tested on recent versions of its flagship package Secunia CSI to discover, download and install any necessary corrections to the installed software.

New version of Secunia VIM can display flow information gathered about known vulnerabilities in software in the form of tapes XML or RSS. Display information based on a predetermined list of resources and demonstrates the accurate verification of imported resources on the company’s database, Secunia, which describes the known vulnerabilities.

All actions, including recording and logins are recorded in a special register for further audit and compliance standards for data protection. The collected data can be exported into a spreadsheet format CSV.

VIM 4.0 database covers more than 40,000 software systems and applications. The main purpose of this product is to help the client in identifying and eliminating threats to IT-related security vulnerabilities in third-party software. On its own data company Secunia, about 78% of all vulnerabilities in corporate systems are found in third-party software products. Monitoring of such a manual vulnerability and determination of the severity of the utmost importance for today’s organizations, but can not afford the usual IT-department – it is better to entrust the job of solving trusted manufacturer, which is a package Secunia VIM 4.0.

More information about packages Secunia Vulnerability Intelligence Manager is available on the product page at

Based on site Softpedia and the official press release.

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