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Five mistakes of vulnerability management Print E-mail
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Source: ComputerWorld - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Server Security Vulnerability management is viewed by some as an esoteric security management activity. Others see it as a simple process that needs to be done with Microsoft Corp.'s monthly patch update. Yet another group considers it a marketing buzzword made up by vendors. This article will look at common mistakes that organizations make on the path to achieving vulnerability management perfection, both in process and technology areas.

The first mistake is scanning for vulnerabilities, but then not acting on the results. Vulnerability scanners have become a staple at many organizations. Scanning technology has matured in recent years, and the tools' accuracy, speed and safety have improved dramatically.

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