Automated inventorization or scan of network to determine if AV is installed
Posted on 2014-04-25
We have a case of a few VMs that do not have AV (TrendMicro's Deep Security)
installed & this is a non-compliance. Our VMs are monitored using Sitescope
& this tool does not have agent installed in the VMs (unlike BMC Patrol or
I'm afraid the inventory records (ie documentation) may not be up-to-date
& new VMs/servers may not be recorded.
The VMs run Windows (2003, 2008R2, RHES 5.x/6.x, Solaris x86) OS.
is there an automated way to scan all 'live' IP addresses in our network to
determine if there's any VMs (leaving out appliances & devices that are
not running the above-mentioned OSes) have the AV installed & running?
Is there a way to determine if the AV signatures (as well as patches) are