Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to work with both Rapid7’s InsightVM and Tenable’s Tenable.SC. At the core of these products is their vulnerability scanners, Nexpose and Nessus respectively. I wanted to compare these two vulnerability management products and document some of the pros and cons of each one.
While both products scan your network and report on vulnerabilities, they report them in different ways. Ideologically, InsightVM is more vulnerability focused while Tenable.SC is more remediation focused.(more…)