Joval Authoring Toolkit

Generate high-quality OVAL automation content from the National Vulnerability Database's CVE XML feed.

Empower your Content Authoring Team

Use the Joval Authoring Toolkit to markedly increase team effectiveness:

  • Increase productivity by automating nearly all of your CVE OVAL authoring workload
  • Enhance quality by starting with valid OVAL, comprehensive metadata and referential integrity
  • Adopt a standardized, best-practice authoring process

Technical Capabilities Included Templates Support & Upgrades Request Pricing

Technical Capabilities

The Joval Authoring Toolkit generates OVAL security automation content from supported 3rd-party data sources.

  • Supported Data Source(s): National Vulnerability Database ("NVD") XML data feed version 2.0
  • Definition Structure: generates valid OVAL for each selected CVE including combinatorial logic, definitions, tests, objects, states, and variables
  • Supported Products: creates inventory and version check OVAL based on included and user-generated templates
  • Extensible & Customizable: easily add templates to expand product support
  • Multi-Platform Support: add platform-specific templates to create content tailored for a specific operating system
  • Authoring Guidance: inserts "TO DO" items into generated OVAL when necessary to guide authoring team

Template-Driven

OVAL tests for specific products and product versions are generated based on plain-text XML templates. Your authoring team can easily modify these templates for full control over the generated content. And, templates can be added to support detection and version assessment of additional products.

Included Templates

Java

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

Flash

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

Acrobat

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

Thunderbird

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

Chrome

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

Firefox

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

MSIE

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

Safari

Inventory and version detection templates for Windows.

Awesome Support

Fast and knowledgable support comes with every Joval purchase, including integration support to make onboarding a snap and incredible same-day help once you're up and running.

Commercial Support

Upgrades On Us

Upgrades are included at no extra charge with every Joval license subscription so you know you have the software and support you need to be successful.

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