"Patch Management" Posts

NIST Patch Management Guides: What MSSPs, MSPs Need to Know

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Two patch management guides from NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) may help MSPs & MSSPs to improve vulnerability management.

Patch Management Planning and Processes: Updated NIST Guidance

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NIST draft publications may help IT professionals, security consultants and MSSPs to improve enterprise patch management planning & execution.

CrowdStrike Endpoint Protection Invests in Automox Patch Management

CrowdStrike invests in Automox for cybersecurity hygiene & patch management automation. But MSP software providers like NinjaRMM tout platform alternatives.

What Is the ‘Fujiwhara Effect’ of Vulnerability Patching?

The “Fujiwhara” effect will complicate patch management in 2020, as Microsoft, Oracle & other software vendors will simultaneously release vulnerability patches on these dates.

Poor Patch Management Still Plagues Cybersecurity

Organizations spend an average of 12 days more to patch vulnerabilities in 2019 as compared to last year, a ServiceNow cybersecurity research report finds.

Microsoft, NIST Collaborate on Patch Management, Developing Practice Guide

Microsoft and NIST (U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology) patch management partnership seeks to boost enterprise cybersecurity.

SentinelOne, Automox Partner for Automated Vulnerability Patching

SentinelOne’s endpoint protection security platform gains integrated Automox patch management for automated vulnerability management.

Patch Management Failure: Why Known Vulnerabilities Remain Wide Open

Over 70 percent of discovered vulnerabilities remain unpatched one month later & 55 percent are unpatched three months down the road, Veracode’s research reveals.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 23 August 2018

Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves CynergisTek & Asimily partner on IoT medical device security; AIG, Chubb & XL Catlin cyber insurance policy trends; Booz Allen wins big federal contract; Ping identity management trends; empow SIEM patents; tCell patch management & vulnerability research, and more.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 30 April 2018

Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves breach updates from Access Group Education & Saks; Carbon Black’s IPO; partner programs from FireEye, Kaspersky lab & Nuvias; and a patch management market forecast.