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5nine Cloud Security Scanner

Free utility to assess the security and compliance of your Hyper-V environment.

  • Test Hyper-V host for Security and Compliance level
  • Protect Hyper-V host with agentless antivirus
  • Improve security with Hyper-V Virtual Firewall
  • Manage Hyper-V network security from a single console
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5nine Cloud Security Scanner is a free utility to assess the security and compliance of your Hyper-V environment. This lightweight tool will analyze your firewall, intrusion detection, performance, and antivirus protection capabilities, and alert you on gaps in your coverage. You will receive a detailed report showing you the vulnerabilities that 5nine Cloud Security can address, and have the option to try 5nine Cloud Security Free Edition.

This version provides basic functionality of a virtual firewall and agentless antivirus using signatures provided by ThreatTrack. Now you can preview some of the core capabilities of the leading security and compliance solution designed for Hyper-V.


Understand your Level of Network Protection with a Virtual Firewall

5nine Cloud Security Scanner will determine whether your virtual machines are protected with a virtual firewall specifically designed for Hyper-V. The report will determine whether a firewall has been enabled, and provide the option to turn on protection by installing 5nine Cloud Security.

Verify if you Monitor your Systems for Threats with Intrusion Detection

Intrusion detection allows you to monitor your networks for malicious activity within your virtual environment. 5nine Cloud Security Scanner detects whether an intrusion detection solution designed for Hyper-V has been enabled. If it is missing, you will have the option of deploying the industry’s leading IDS solution (Cisco Snort) through 5nine Cloud Security.

Analyze the Configuration and Performance of your Virtual Infrastructure

You can generate a report of key configuration and performance indicators using 5nine Cloud Security Scanner. The analysis will show a summary of your host, along with their processor usage, memory consumption, network settings, and storage utilization. This provides you with a quick overview of the performance health of your system, and areas that can be improved.

Scan your Host for Viruses and Malware

5nine Cloud Security Scanner will download the latest virus and malware definitions from ThreatTrack and scan your Hyper-V host. It will detect a variety of threats that can impact the security, operations or performance of your system, and provide you with guidance about how to resolve the issues by installing 5nine Cloud Security.

Gain Access to 5nine Cloud Security Free Edition

Once you have scanned your system you will likely discover that you have numerous security and compliance vulnerabilities. 5nine Cloud Security Scanner provides you with immediate access to install 5nine Cloud Security Free Edition, or a trial download of the full version of 5nine Cloud Security. Now you can gain access to the only security and compliance solution designed for Hyper-V.

System Requirements

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows Server 2012, 2012 Core, 2012 R2 & R2 Core
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012, 2012 R2
  • Windows 8.x with Hyper-V role enabled

  • Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft SQL Express or Compact Editions
  • .NET Framework 4.0 or higher