Inventory and Control of Enterprise Assets

Make Sure You Know What Devices You Have

Hardware Enterprise Assets focuses on the management and control of all hardware devices within an organization. This includes maintaining an inventory of all devices, tracking their location, and ensuring that they meet security standards. The goal is to have a clear understanding of the organization’s hardware landscape to mitigate potential security risks.

Technology Focus

Active Device Discovery System:

Utilizing systems that actively scan and identify devices connected to the network.


Passive Device Discovery System:

Employing systems that passively monitor network traffic to identify connected devices.


Log Management System / SIEM:

Implementing a system for centralized log management and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) to detect and respond to security incidents.


Asset Inventory System:

Deploying an asset inventory system to keep track of all hardware devices.


Network Level Authentication (NLA):

Implementing NLA to ensure that only authenticated and authorized devices can access the network.


Public Key Infrastructure (PKI):

Establishing PKI to enhance security through secure key management and communication encryption.

BroadBITS Solutions:

Integration of Active and Passive Device Discovery Systems:

BroadBITS can integrate both active and passive discovery systems to comprehensively identify and manage all connected hardware devices.


Implementation of Log Management and SIEM:

Offering expertise in deploying a robust log management system and SIEM to detect and respond to security incidents related to hardware assets.


Deployment of Asset Inventory System:

Assisting in the implementation of advanced asset inventory systems for accurate tracking and management of hardware devices.


Network Level Authentication (NLA) Setup:

Providing solutions for implementing NLA to enhance network security by ensuring only authenticated and authorized devices can access resources.


Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Integration:

Assisting organizations in establishing and integrating PKI to enhance the security of communication and key management within the hardware environment.


By leveraging BroadBITS’ expertise, organizations can effectively implement Hardware Enterprise Assets controls using the specified technologies, strengthening their overall cybersecurity posture in alignment with CIS v8 guidelines.