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Curing the Patch Management Headache

1st Edition

By Felicia M. Wetter

CRC Press

288 pages

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Hardback: 9780849328541
pub: 2005-02-18
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pub: 2005-02-18
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A comprehensive security patch management process is one of the fundamental security requirements for any IT-dependent organization. Fully defining this process ensures that patches are deployed in an organized, staged manner, resulting in little or no slowdowns or downtime to network infrastructure. Until now, there were no technical books for com

Table of Contents

Introduction. Vulnerability to patch to exploit. What to patch. Network and systems management: ITIL. Security management. Vulnerability management. Tools. Testing. Process life cycle. Putting the process in place. Zero-Day attack. Conclusion.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Production & Operations Management
COMPUTERS / Networking / General
COMPUTERS / Security / General