Identify and escalate security issues in vulnerable software

With Vulnerability Response, view software vulnerabilities returned from NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD) entries. Then use this information to match the software entries to a Software Asset Management discovery model.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_vul.vulnerability_write

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Vulnerability > Libraries > Vulnerable Software.
    A list of vulnerable software downloaded from the NVD is shown.
  2. Click a software record to view vulnerability information.
  3. Click the following related lists to get more information for identifying vulnerabilities.
    Related listDescription
    Vulnerable Items Lists any vulnerable items, which consist of pairings of potentially vulnerable CIs and software. To get more information about a pairing, click the information icon ("i" icon).
    Note: If software is removed, any associated vulnerable items are closed and removed from the Vulnerable Items related list.
    Vulnerability Entries Lists vulnerability entries for the selected software record. Click a record to view its details.