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Top five reasons to deploy dedicated database security

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Scan databases for potential security risks

McAfee Security Scanner for Databases automatically finds databases on your network, determines if the latest patches have been applied, and tests for weak passwords, default accounts, and other common threats—making it easier to demonstrate compliance to auditors and improve protection of critical data assets.

For a more in-depth, ongoing vulnerability management solution with additional capabilities such as scheduled database vulnerability scans, scan history, and integration with McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator, please see McAfee Vulnerability Manager for Databases, available as a standalone product or part of McAfee Data Center Security Suite for Databases.

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Assess and address database vulnerabilities

Customize database security scans

McAfee's database security scanner (DSS) is aimed primarily at internal or external auditors looking to perform ad hoc database vulnerability scans.

Increase visibility into your security posture

Gain unmatched visibility into your security posture by conducting a thorough check of more than 3,500 potential database vulnerabilities.

Address risk with actionable data

Review expert recommendations to address risks, helping to build an effective database security policy and meet regulatory mandates.

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System Requirements

These are minimum system requirements only. Actual requirements will vary depending on the nature of your environment.

Minimum system requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 8, 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2) or higher

Supported databases for security scanning

  • Oracle version 9.1 or later
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 or later
  • Microsoft SQL Azure
  • MySQL version 4.0 or later
  • PostgreSQL version 6.0 or later
  • Sybase ASE 12.5 on all supported platforms
  • IBM DB2 version 8.1 or later running on Linux, Unix, and Microsoft Windows