What to Look for in a Cloud Vulnerability Management Solution

Whether your organization prefers cloud-hosted or on-premises vulnerability management, you should expect to have access to a robust set of capabilities, regardless of the deployment model. There are some key capabilities that you’ll want to look for in any vulnerability management solution solution.


The “must have” capabilities are fairly common between solution providers, for example, performing multiple types of assessments, such a vulnerability scanning, configuration auditing, malware detection and web application scanning. There are areas that often differ and are worth spending some time exploring. These include: