ASHBURN, Va., April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — SteelCloud LLC announced today that ConfigOS, its patented automated compliance software product, has been certified by CIS Benchmarks™ for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, v2.2.0; Level 1 and 2 server and Level 1 and 2 Workstation. Organizations that leverage ConfigOS policy remediation can now ensure that the configuration of their critical assets will align with the CIS Benchmarks consensus-based practice standards.
“SteelCloud is pleased to add Red Hat Linux 7 to our growing library of automated CIS content,” said Brian Hajost, SteelCloud President and CEO. “CIS Benchmarks are critical industry-accepted hardening standards used by organizations to meet the security requirements for FISMA, FedRAMP, PCI, HIPAA, and other compliance mandates. ConfigOS delivers the most comprehensive solution for automating the remediation of system policy to the newest CIS standards.”
ConfigOS is currently implemented in enterprise environments, classified and tactical programs, agile labs, and the AWS commercial cloud. ConfigOS is client-less technology, requiring no software agents. ConfigOS scans endpoint systems for hundreds of CIS controls in under 60 seconds and then remediates the endpoints in under 90 seconds. Automated remediation rollback as well as comprehensive compliance reporting are provided. ConfigOS was designed to harden CIS controls around an application baseline in 60 minutes – typically eliminating weeks or months from the accreditation timeline. ConfigOS automates the incorporation of documented policy waivers to ensure flawless automated CIS remediation and compliance reporting. ConfigOS addresses Microsoft Windows 7/8/10 and Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 along with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5/6/7 and CENTOS Linux.