Cyber security is always evolving. Developers are constantly coming out with new applications and updating old ones. The goal is to improve their customers’ lives with new ways of doing business and improvements to the tools they already have. The downside is that new products and updates to old products can introduce new and unexpected… Continue reading Cyber security risk – no silver bullet
The primary objective of vulnerability remediation is to pre-empt breaches before the vulnerabilities in data, applications, networks, or endpoints are exploited. Should a breach occur, however, then the objective of vulnerability remediation is to contain it as quickly as possible and thus minimize the damage.
With the advent of the cloud computing movement, organizations have been shifting to managed infrastructures to offset IT costs. Yet in a complex and ever changing multi-OS environment, patching is not always so easy. Different operating systems and cloud environments as well as the potential of spanned on-premise and cloud environments further complicate the patching… Continue reading Secure DevOps Mindset Through Continuous Development and VM
So, it’s time to patch again. Kind of like getting your flu shots – you know it’s good for you, but nobody likes doing it. Let’s do a quick analysis of the challenges that patching poses to your environment, and some of our recommended coping mechanisms
The 15th anniversary of Patch Tuesday is coming up, and now is a good time to rethink how we approach patching as a whole, and how we prepare for Patch Tuesday specifically.
In its 2018 “Global Risks Report,” the World Economic Forum – a prominent international policy think-tank – ranked cyber threats just below extreme weather events and natural disasters.
There’s no other way to state it: Existing vulnerability management processes are broken. Current vulnerability management paradigms are not keeping up with threats. Attacks similar to WannaCry and Petya, which exploited the Eternal Blue vulnerability, could happen again at any time.