The International Journal of Research in Engineering Technology and Management (IJRETM)
In this paper, the authors study deals with studying vulnerability assessment and few of the vulnerability assessment tools on the market. This paper represents the importance of vulnerability assessment for network security. The significance of vulnerability assessment can be identified in light of the mushrooming applications and globalization of communication. The advantages of vulnerability assessment vulnerability scanners provide a simple and convenient way to scan trace and remediate vulnerabilities across network systems. However, they must be chosen and deployed wisely according to organizational needs while considering factors like bandwidth constraints, level of intrusion applications/system software can handle, frequency of use etc.