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Empower Your Security Team: Comprehensive Vulnerability Management by NSP

Enhance your cybersecurity defences with NSP’s comprehensive vulnerability management solution. Utilize real-time monitoring, alerting, and robust automation to swiftly detect and address endpoint patching and configuration issues. Our proactive device monitoring, assessment, and mitigation services quickly identify and resolve potential exposures within your organization.

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Identify & Resolve Exposures Quickly: Proactive Device Management

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Employ real-time monitoring and tailor-made scripts to pinpoint device and application misconfigurations, fortifying your organization against potential exposures.

  • Real-Time Endpoint Oversight

  • Instant Alerting System

  • Effortless Prioritization

  • Automated Vulnerability Mitigation

Benefits of NSP Vulnerability Managment Solution

Protect with Automation

Protect your business with automated vulnerability scanning that identifies and mitigates potential security threats before they become a problem.

Prioritise with impact

Prioritise the most critical vulnerabilities in your network and systems based on their potential impact, so you can address them with urgency.

Comply with Security

Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations to maintain a secure posture and protect your sensitive data.

Remediate with Guidance

Remediate identified vulnerabilities with expert guidance on how to patch and reconfigure your systems to minimise the risk of data breaches and other cyber threats.

Identify Your Risks Now: Speak with a Security Expert Today

The importance of vulnerability scanning

As a business leader or C-Level executive in New Zealand, you’re aware that cybersecurity is a pressing concern. With the increasing prevalence of cybercrime and the ever-expanding attack surfaces, it’s crucial to take proactive steps to protect your organisation. If you’re unsure where to start or what a cybersecurity strategy entails, you’re not alone. In this article, we’ll outline key steps to help you begin your cybersecurity journey, starting with vulnerability scanning—a vital first step.

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Your Question answered

What is a cybersecurity vulnerability?

A cybersecurity vulnerability is a weakness in a system or host that cybercriminals can exploit, such as missed updates or misconfigurations, compromising IT resources and advancing attack paths. Identifying vulnerabilities is crucial for enhancing overall cybersecurity posture.

What are common types of cyber vulnerabilities?

Misconfigurations: The largest threat to cloud and app security; automation of the configuration process is essential to reduce the risk of errors.

Unsecured APIs: APIs with inadequate security can become easy targets for cyber attackers if not properly secured.

Outdated or Unpatched Software: Unpatched software is an easy target for cybercriminals; regular updates are vital for security.

Zero-day Vulnerabilities: Refers to undiscovered security flaws; timely patching is crucial to mitigate the risk.

Weak or Stolen User Credentials: Reused or weak passwords pose a significant exploitation risk; enforcing strong password policies and implementing multifactor authentication (MFA) is essential.

Access Control or Unauthorized Access: Granting excessive access increases identity-based threats; proper access controls are necessary.

Misunderstanding the “Shared Responsibility Model”: Cloud networks follow a shared responsibility model; understanding and securing the organization’s responsibilities is crucial.

What is vulnerability management?

Vulnerability management is an ongoing process of identifying, assessing, managing, and remediating security vulnerabilities across endpoints, workloads, and systems. It prioritizes risks based on threat intelligence and business operations knowledge.

What to look for in a Vulnerability Management Solution?

Timeliness: Choose a solution with real-time detection to avoid outdated information.

Performance Impact: Opt for an agent-based tool with a lightweight agent to minimize endpoint performance impact.

Real-time Visibility: Ensure the solution provides instant, comprehensive visibility into vulnerabilities.

Simplicity: Integrated platforms with vulnerability management tools simplify cybersecurity without requiring specialized skills.

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Learn More About NSP's Cybersecurity Solutions

Penetration Testing services

Penetration Testing services

Designed to simulate real-world cyberattacks on various elements of your IT environment. Assesses the detection and response capabilities of your people, processes, and technology, pinpointing vulnerabilities within your system.
Email Security Service

Email Security Service

NSP secure email services offer end-to-end encryption, ensuring that your messages remain confidential, shielded from third-party interception and unauthorized access.


Leverage industry leading security expertise in a cost-effective way, suited for your business needs.
Cybersecurity Assessments

Cybersecurity Assessments

Unlock actionable insights to strengthen your cybersecurity posture with our diverse range of cybersecurity assessments. Evaluate your security posture to pinpoint potential vulnerabilities and fortify your defenses against threat actors.
Incident Response

Incident Response

Swiftly mitigate risks to stop further damage.

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Empowering Your Organisation for the Future of Work


Empowering Your Organisation for the Future of Work

The relentless pursuit of efficiency and productivity is a constant struggle in today's business world. We juggle complex tasks, fight information overload, and yearn for a way to do more with less. Enter the dynamic duo of automation and artificial intelligence (AI), poised to revolutionise how we work.  Artificial intelligence (AI) presents a revolutionary opportunity to transform workflows and unlock new levels of efficiency. Microsoft's Copilot, a powerful AI assistant within Microsoft 365, is poised to change the game.  However, ensuring your organisation is prepared to leverage Copilot's full potential requires a strategic approach. NSP's Copilot Readiness service offers a comprehensive two-part solution to guide you on this journey. 

July 17, 2024

Ready to put AI to work? What SMEs should know before implementing Microsoft Copilot


Ready to put AI to work? What SMEs should know before implementing Microsoft Copilot

Artificial Intelligence took the public imagination by storm in the 2020s with the launch of a ground-breaking generative pre-trained transformer, GPT-3. People were justifiably impressed with its ability to adapt and mimic human language, and the ensuing AI boom, accelerated by the even more impressive GPT-4 in 2023, saw hundreds of applications for generating written content, images, researching financial questions, planning holidays, and more.  

June 27, 2024

Doing More with Less: The Art of Strategic IT Budget Optimisation

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Doing More with Less: The Art of Strategic IT Budget Optimisation

The ever-changing business landscape can leave IT departments feeling like they're constantly playing catch-up. New technologies emerge, priorities shift, and the pressure to stay relevant intensifies. But amidst the chaos, one constant remains: the need for a healthy IT budget.  The good news? You don't have to choose between innovation and financial responsibility. Here are some key strategies to optimize your IT budget and achieve your goals: 

June 20, 2024

Team robot: how AI can help any part of your business


Team robot: how AI can help any part of your business

Small to medium-sized enterprises are under constant pressure to enhance productivity, streamline operations, drive growth, and keep their teams working together. It used to be there weren’t any quick or easy solutions to doing all this at once.   For example, you could hire more staff, but the added expense could erode the benefits of your growth. Or you could streamline operations by making a few people do more work, but that would pose a huge risk to productivity.   With artificial intelligence arriving on the scene, SMEs now have choices to do all of this. AI has the potential to give each team help where they need it the most to help them work more efficiently and effectively doing what they were hired to do. 

June 10, 2024

Case Study: Aviation Association


Case Study: Aviation Association

Legacy issues, inconsistency through business change, knowledge gaps and key-person syndrome are common factors which can contribute to an organisation’s IT health. This was the case for one of NSP’s clients. The organisation reached out to NSP in 2023 to provide an initial independent IT audit. This included a deep dive into its IT infrastructure and critical business systems to identify any weaknesses, risk, exposure and opportunities. Following the audit and continued partnership building, NSP has provided user support and managed services, including server maintenance, data backup and network and endpoint security, and ongoing training since December 2023. We interviewed IT Operations Manager at the association.

June 5, 2024

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