Security Scanning and Host Monitoring

ECI offers network based security scanning and host monitoring to College of Engineering departments and faculty.

Nessus Security Scans

  • Network based scans are done using Nessus, one of the leading security vulnerability scanners available.
  • The Nessus scanner automatically updates vulnerability signatures on a daily basis.
  • Increase awareness of existing security vulnerabilities on affected hosts so that they may be patched or firewalled.
  • Get a more accurate inventory of networked devices.
  • Automatic periodic scans are available so changes are visible over time.

Nagios host and services monitoring

  • Nagios, is used to provide host and service monitoring 24/7/365.
  • Stakeholders can opt to receive notifications per email as well as SMS.
  • Notifications can be delivered 24x7 or limited to a certain period (eg. M-F 8:00 to 5:00).

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Help Desk

1140E Harold Frank Hall
email: help@engineering.ucsb.edu
phone (805) 893-3221