Dell Takes On Cloud Security

Dell is expanding its services offerings today, to cover security vulnerability management for the cloud and virtual environments. The firm's services and security arm, Dell SecureWorks, said it has added a new Vulnerability Management Service (VMS) and a new Web Application Scanning (WAS) Service specifically for the cloud, and customers running on Dell Public Cloud, Dell Cloud Dedicated Service and VMware vCenter 5.0 environments. Pricing on the new service was not disclosed. Dell said the services included regularly scheduled or "on-demand" vulnerability scanning of cloud services and applications for its customers.