Micro Focus is pleased to announce the availability of Micro Focus NetIQ Change Guardian 6.0 (CG 6)

Micro Focus is pleased to announce the availability of Micro Focus NetIQ Change Guardian 6.0 (CG 6)

Monitor the activities of privileged users to reduce the risk of insider or targeted attacks. Change Guardian delivers the right information at the right time to the right stakeholder—to help identify and mitigate security threats and protect corporate assets.

Change Guardian 6.0 provides important updates and new features to the market, including support for cloud and hybrid environments. Change Guardian 6.0 helps you monitor the activities of all users, with a focus on access and privilege, to reduce the risk of insider threats or targeted escalated privilege attacks.

Important features of Change Guardian 6.0:

Hybrid cloud monitoring

  • CG 6 is the only solution with a distributed agent-based technology to detect and capture all relevant information for configuration changes and monitors specialized events to aid in identifying the inside/outside attacks
  • Provides customizable policy to adhere to regulatory and industry-based compliance standards
  • Single pane of glass for public cloud monitoring across AWS and Azure for user activities with intelligent details with the right context around activity and changes

Office365 monitoring

  • Detect configuration change and unauthorized user activities across Exchange Online and Exchange on-premises
  • Policy-driven content helps to consolidate information and identify the targeted attack quickly in a single event view
  • Centralize event management for O365-Exchange online and Exchange on-prem

Dashboarding and reporting

  • CG 6 now includes a lightweight dashboarding to provide events from varied technologies across the hybrid enterprise
  • Consolidated and contextualized details of infrastructure events and data for compliance and auditing purposes

Policy-based management tool to reduce noise

  • Best policy-based management tool which helps in reducing the noise by monitoring the targeted events
  • Provides meaningful information, which is enriched with who, what, when, where and the delta, to the security team
  • Covers extensive monitoring of AD, Exchange, Office365 heterogeneous environment like Windows, Unix, EMC/NetAPP storage, cloud providers such as AWS, Azure

Centralized self-monitoring management

  • CG 6 is the only solution of its kind that provides the health of its components through a centralized dashboard and provides the diagnosis of non-functional agents due to misconfiguration for corrective actions


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