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Posted Jan 29, 2003

Qualys offers FREE Security Test for MS-SQL Slammer WORM

By DatabaseJournal.com Staff

[From ITsecurity.com]

Qualys™, Inc., the leader in automated vulnerability assessment, today announced it is offering a free security test to companies concerned about the MS-SQL Slammer Worm. The free QualysGuard™ security test allows companies to detect and eliminate the vulnerabilities that this worm exploits. It can be accessed at www.qualys.com /slammer/

QualysGuard has detection capabilities for the vulnerabilities that are exploited by the worm since July 2002 and offers one-click links to verified remedies to all QualysGuard users. This free security test audits systems and specifically reports on MS-SQL vulnerabilities that are exploited by the Slammer Worm.

The article continues at http://www.itsecurity.com/tecsnews/jan2003/jan231.htm

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