If you’re responsible for keeping your organization’s computers up to date, you know that it can be an exhausting, frustration and never-ending process. It seems as if the patches come in like tidal waves, from OS vendors, application vendors – even our security software has security vulnerabilities and has to be patched. IBM’s 2016 Security Report says there are over 100,000 known vulnerabilities. IT pros have many complaints about patching; this article pinpoints the top seven and offers some solutions.
About The Author
Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.