Product Comparison and Sizing

The Greenbone Security Managers at a Glance

For each company size and application area, Greenbone provides the perfect fit.

The Greenbone Security Manager supports an unlimited number of target IP addresses. Based on a scan every 24 hours, Greenbone provides the number of target IP addresses in the table below. Please choose the device according to your network size and scan frequency.

Check out the features of each model here:

Physical

Appliance

Sensor

Model GSM 6400 GSM 5300 GSM 650 GSM 600 GSM 400 GSM 150 GSM 25
Use Case
Large Enterprises/ Service Providers Large Enterprises/ Service Providers Medium Enterprises/ Branch Location Medium Enterprises/ Branch Location Medium Enterprises/ Branch Location SME/ SMB Sensor for Managed Services/ Branch Scans
Only in combination with a master (GSM 400 or above)
Support Level
Platinum Platinum Platinum Platinum Platinum Platinum Platinum (Managed via Sensor)
Target IP Addresses 5,000 – 50,000 3,000 – 30,000 500 – 10,000 500 – 6,000 300 -2000 50 – 500 20 – 300
Ports
Management/ Feed
1 out of band management 1 out of band management 1 1 1 1 1
Scan GbE-BAse-TX
0-24 Ports 0-24 Ports 6 Ports 6 Ports 6 Ports 4 ports 4 ports
Scan SFP
0-24 Ports 0-24 Ports 2 Ports 2 Ports 2 Ports x x
Scan 10 GbE XFP/SFP+
0-6 Ports 0-6 Ports x x x x x
Port Roles
1 management, others dynamic 1 management, others dynamic 8 ports dynamic 8 ports dynamic 8 ports dynamic 4 ports dynamic 4 ports dynamic
VLAN Support 128 per
Ethernet Port
64 per
Ethernet Port
64 per
Ethernet Port
64 per
Ethernet Port
16 per
Ethernet Port
8 per
Ethernet Port
8 per
Ethernet Port
Hardware
Fan Speed Control x x
Redundant
Fan, HDD, P/S Fan, HDD, P/S Fan Fan Fan x x
Hot- Swap
Fan, HDD, P/S Fan, HDD, P/S x x x x x
LCD
x x
GSM Networks
Master Mode
(Scan & Management)
up to 50 sensors up to 30 sensors up to 12 sensors up to 12 sensors up to 2 sensors x x
Sensor Mode
(Managed via Master)
Airgap Master/Sensor USB, FTP USB, FTP USB, FTP USB, FTP USB, FTP x x
Greenbone OS
HTTPS GUI (G) Report Plugins (P), Alerts (A), Scheduling (S)
G/P/A/S G/P/A/S G/P/A/S G/P/A/S G/P/A/S G/P/A/S x
IPv6 support
Backup/Restore
Remote/USB, Periodic Remote/USB, Periodic Remote/USB, Periodic Remote/USB, Periodic Remote/USB, Periodic USB x
Virtual

Virtual Appliance

Virtual Sensor

Model GSM 150V GSM ONE GSM MAVEN GSM 25V
Use Case SME/ SMB Special use/
(Training, Audit via Laptop)
Micro Offices/ SMB Sensor for Managed Services/ Branch Scans
Support Level
Platinum Platinum Base Platinum (Managed via Master)
Target IP Addresses 50 – 500 20-300 20-300 20 – 300
Memory on Hypervisor (GB)
8 4 4 4
vCPUS
2 2 2 2
Ports
Virtual Ports
4 1 1 4
Port Roles
4 ports dynamic 1 port management/ scan/ update 1 port management/ scan/ update 4 ports dynamic
GSM Networks
Master Mode
(Scan & Management)
x x x x
Sensor Mode
(Managed via Master)
x x
Open VM tools x x
Greenbone OS
SSH v2 Support
GMP
HTTPS GUI x
Syslog (UDP/TCP/TLS) x x x
Alerts (SMTP, HTTP,…) / Scheduling
x x x
Report Plugins
x
IPv6 support
Certificate Management
x
Backup/ Restore VM Snapshot via Hypervisor VM Snapshot via Hypervisor VM Snapshot via Hypervisor VM Snapshot via Hypervisor