Frequently Asked Questions

What is the source of ManageEngine Vulnerability Manager Plus' Central vulnerability Database?

We have our security researchers who probe the internet to obtain and analyse vulnerability information from National Vulnerability Database (NVD), web server hardening data from Center for Internet Security (CIS) benchmarks, security misconfigurations details from Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) and Microsoft guidelines, and patch details from respective vendors. The collected data after going through rigorous analysis gets published in the Central Vulnerability Database.

What is the difference between the Enterprise edition and Professional edition?

The Professional edition offers a variety of features which includes vulnerability scanning and assessment, detection of system misconfigurations, security misconfigurations, high-risk software and web server misconfigurations. The Enterprise edition offers all the features of the Professional edition and in addition to that, it offers remediation for all the security flaws from the console. Refer our detailed edition comparison to learn about the different editions in detail.

What is the difference between Vulnerability Manager Plus and Patch Manager Plus?

ManageEngine Vulnerability Manager Plus brings together all the capabilities of vulnerability management under one package- right from assessment of vulnerabilities to patching them, from managing security configurations of network endpoints to hardening internet facing web servers- from a centralized console.
Whereas, ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus is an exclusive tool for automating, customizing and streamlining the entire patching process. Best suited for IT administrators who are looking out for a stand-alone patch management solution. To learn in dertail about the feature-wise comparison between the two products, refer this document.

What are the system requirements for Vulnerability Manager Plus server?

Any of the Windows computers in your network with the requirements mentioned here can be hosted as your Vulnerability Manager Plus server.

How is Vulnerability Manager Plus licensed?

Vulnerability Manager Plus offers different pricing plan for workstations and servers, and the pricing is also different for Professional and Enterprise edition. For more details on the pricing, refer to our online store.

How do I track the status of High-risk software uninstallation?

You can track the status of high-risk software uninstallation from Deployments> Software uninstallation.

How do I track the status of security configuration deployments?

You can track the status of deployed security configurations from Deployments> Security configurations and re-deploy the failed deployments from here.