Micro Focus Security ArcSight SOX Software - 5.0– has been released

  • KM03269602
  • 16-Oct-2018
  • 16-Oct-2018

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Product: Micro Focus Security ArcSight SOX Software Version: 5.0 Languages: English


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Micro Focus is announcing the release of:

Product: Micro Focus Security ArcSight SOX Software

Version: 5.0

Languages: English


The following key new features are available with this version:

  • The CIP for SOX 5.0 is a layered solution that leverages the more encompassing business policy focus of ISO/IEC 27002:2013 where it addresses the below objectives:
  • Compliance Reporting—supports the presentation of requirements to internal and external auditteams, as well as upper management.
  • Real-time Detection of Compliance Breaches—Pro-actively addresses compliance violations and up to date attacks
  • Security Best Practices—The ISO/IEC 27002 standards are internationally recognized frameworks
  • for information security best practices. By delivering content based directly on ISO/IEC 27002 the CIP for SOX can be used to help implement, monitor and manage a best practices approach to information security management.
  • Automation of Monitoring-IT control—CIP for SOX follows and adapts to changes in the IT environment. More than 120 correlation rules can be used to monitor policy compliance violations in Real-time.
  • Harmful User and Machine Monitoring – Tracks potentially harmful users and machines
  • Visualizing Security Events – Displaying security events graphically which allows analysts to quickly analyze situations
  • Vulnerabilities and Configuration changes Monitoring – Tracking vulnerabilities and configuration changes across the defense on depth layers.

For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from MySupport).


If you have an active support subscription for these products, please plan for downloading this version from the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal. You will need your Software Passport login and password to access the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal.