Joseph Carson, Senior Manager, Product Management, Symantec and Santana Villa, Sr. Technical Account Manager, Symantec.
An effective and comprehensive patch management strategy is an essential part of a solid security defense. The vast majority of vulnerabilities exploited by malicious code are ones for which a fix is available from the software vendor. A recent Gartner report stated that “90% of successful attacks occurred against previously known vulnerabilities where a patch or secure configuration standard was already available.”1 (‘Managing the Next Generation of Client Computing,’ Terrance Cosgrove, Gartner, February 8, 2011)
Attend our webcast to learn how to build and roll-out a complete patch management strategy to
•Ensure that Windows, Mac, Red Hat® and SUSE computers are properly patched or updated
•Maintain visibility into newly released security updates and automate the detection and facilitate the remediation of vulnerabilities.
•Ensure that Microsoft operating systems and applications are kept up-to-date with non-security related updates and service packs.