Minding your P’s & V’s – Patch Management and Vulnerability Management


Congratulations!  Your boss has tasked you with creating a Patch Management Policy to address a recent IT Audit finding.  So, you think to yourself “No problem, I’ll just Google an example - or even better, request a template from 10-D Security and knock it out.”  Just when you think this is the easiest thing you’ve done all week, your boss comes back and nonchalantly states, “Actually our remediation tracker says, ‘Vulnerability Management Policy’, so create that instead.”  “Ok, fine,” you think, “I’ll call it whatever you want, it’s the same thing anyway.”  Or is it?  A quick web search for [...]