HelpNet Security May 23, 2012 May 23, 2012,
Volume 171, Issue 4
"Patching is the most effective, efficient and simple method to mitigate malware, worms and viruses. It may not protect against advance attacks that make use of 0-day vulnerabilities, but for the most part it is an excellent cost effective and reliable solution. But many organizations have a hard time patching. This made me want to examine: what challenges exist and how can we address them? Here are some common hurdles for patching and tips that organizations can use to move toward a better patching posture..."