Flexera Software's Acquisition of Secunia Transforms Software Asset Management Practices

By CIOReview | Tuesday, September 29, 2015

FREMONT, CA: In a wake to transform software asset management practices, Flexera Software, a provider of software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions for application producers and enterprises, acquires Secunia, a provider of Software Vulnerability Management solutions.

Secunia products help IT security and operations teams to ardently identify, assess and rectify software vulnerabilities. Its products like Vulnerability Intelligence Manager gives IT security teams verified, accurate and comprehensive vulnerability intelligence from Secunia Research, along with workflow management, alerts and reporting. Another product, Corporate Software Inspector provides IT operations teams with multi-platform assessment of software vulnerabilities and cost-effective patch creation and deployment to reduce enterprise software security risks.

Secunia's Software Vulnerability Management solution blends perfectly with Flexera Software’s Software License Optimization solution, FlexNet Manager Suite, and highlights the critical relationship between Software Asset Management and cybersecurity.

Flexera Software's Software Application Readiness solution, AdminStudio Suite is compatible with Secunia's Software Vulnerability Management solutions, stressing IT Operations teams' need to comprehend security risks when rationalizing and managing the application portfolio, and to securely and reliably arrange patches without damaging underlying systems.