Ipswitch recommends the following best practices to establish a secure WhatsUp Gold system deployment and to maintain secure operation.
Security guidelines overview
Limiting access to the WhatsUp Gold Administration Console
Limiting Access to the WhatsUp Gold Tools and Utilities
Issuing User Rights and Device Access Rights conservatively
Monitoring WhatsUp Gold health and disk usage to prevent data loss
Set the WhatsUp Gold server platform to use FIPS cryptography
Using WhatsUp Gold password management