Security Center provides an asset overview feature that can periodically collect asset fingerprint data, including port, software, process, and account data. This feature helps you monitor the status of your assets, and trace and analyze issues. The Security Center console provides an overview of asset fingerprints, which are categorized into four types. This topic describes the characteristics of the asset fingerprints feature, the data this feature collects, and the overview of asset fingerprints.
This feature is supported by the Enterprise edition only. You must upgrade the Basic or Advanced edition to the Enterprise edition before you can use this feature. For more information, see Upgrade Security Center.
- The asset fingerprints feature collects and records the following types of fingerprints: ports, software, processes, and accounts.
- You can set the data refresh frequencies of these fingerprints in the settings of this feature.
- To collect the fingerprint data of individual assets, navigate to the Assets page and manually run a collection task.
Asset fingerprint data
|Ports|| The server ports listened by Security Center. This feature periodically collects
the information about the ports listened by Security Center. Information includes:
|Software||The software assets on a server. This feature periodically collects the information
about the software on a server. Information includes:
|Processes||The processes running on a server. This feature periodically collects the information
about processes on a server. Information includes:
|Accounts||The accounts created on a server. This feature periodically collects the information
about accounts created on a server. Information includes:
View the overview of asset fingerprints
Log on to the Security Center console, and choose Overview tab. This tab displays the top five most frequently used ports, software, and processes, the top five accounts that are created on different servers, and the newest accounts.in the left-side navigation pane. Select the
You can click Details in each section to go to the relevant tab that displays more fingerprint details. For more information, see View asset fingerprint data.