SaltStack®, the creators of intelligent automation software for security operations teams, today announced SaltStack SecOps was recognized as the 2020 SC Awards Trust Award winner in the Best Risk / Policy Management Solution  category at RSA Conference 2020. SaltStack SecOps products, SaltStack Comply and SaltStack Protect, are the first enterprise security operations solutions to deliver automated and orchestrated continuous compliance and vulnerability remediation for production infrastructure at scale from a single platform. SaltStack was also named a 2020 SC Awards Excellence Award finalist in the category of “Best Enterprise Security Solution.”

SC Awards 2020 winners
The SaltStack team at the 2020 SC Awards Gala.

In addition, this week at RSA Conference 2020, SaltStack Comply was named a Silver winner in the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards.

Marc Chenn, SaltStack CEO, said, “SaltStack helps security operations teams deliver cyber hygiene for production infrastructure through continuous compliance and vulnerability remediation solutions. The SC Awards and Cybersecurity Excellence Awards are further validation of unique and differentiated SaltStack innovation in SecOps and DevSecOps. Real infrastructure security starts with developers and secure code and continues with IT operations and security teams through day zero deployment and ongoing maintenance. We are proud to provide security operations teams with the automation and collaboration they need to secure infrastructure at scale.”

SaltStack Comply, which provides continuous compliance for SaltStack customers, offers access to a live and growing repository of industry-validated compliance profiles including CIS Benchmarks. Each profile includes hundreds of up-to-date policy definitions, scans, and automated remediation actions leveraging SaltStack configuration management and infrastructure automation capabilities. Security and IT operations customers can also create jobs for review and approval before changes are executed. SaltStack integrates directly with third-party systems like ServiceNow for change management and control.

SaltSack Protect delivers active, fully automated vulnerability remediation for IT security teams. SaltStack Protect actively ingests CVEs then scans and executes remediation workflows to fix any discovered issues and vulnerabilities. SaltStack customers receive vulnerability content as a service so security operations teams can easily use SaltStack configuration automation to check installed package versions on all systems, identify vulnerabilities, and install patches to remediate.

Thomas Hatch, SaltStack CTO, said, “We’re proud to claim SaltStack is first to deliver real infrastructure security, not just awareness, by taking action on the volumes of vulnerability and compliance data compiled by security teams and their tools. The SaltStack team believes deeply that automation and collaboration for SecOps teams drastically improves cyber security for digital businesses. This validation from our peers compels us to continue to innovate and change cyber security for good.”

Visit SaltStack at RSA Conference 2020 this week in booth 3129 to get a demo of SaltStack award-winning solutions. Or learn more about SaltStack SecOps products here.


About SaltStack
SaltStack® intelligent IT automation software is used to help the largest businesses in the world manage and secure their digital infrastructure. Known for its powerful event-driven infrastructure automation engine, SaltStack is designed to control, optimize, and secure the inherent complexity of Web-scale while providing efficient, collaborative solutions for ITOps, SecOps, NetOps, and DevOps teams.

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