# Vulnerability Management

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By Kent Weigle
Mar 03, 2021

What to Expect on Patch Tuesday

Microsoft releases security updates on Patch Tuesday every month. In order to manage these releases more efficiently, organizations and IT experts must know what to expect on Patch Tuesday.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 31, 2021

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCES PLANS TO TERMINATE PATCH TUESDAY; SECURITY TEAMS REJOICE

In an unexpected and surprising move, Microsoft has announced plans to no longer release security updates on the second Tuesday of each month. 

By Kent Weigle
Mar 03, 2021

Patch Tuesday Dos and Don’ts

Patch Tuesday is the unofficial name of Microsoft’s scheduled release of the newest security fixes for its Windows operating system and other software applications, as documented in the Windows Security Updates Guide. Patch Tuesday occurs on the second Tuesday of every month.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 03, 2021

What Patch Tuesday Means for Your Organization

We spend lots of time every month talking about the technical issues surrounding software updates, vulnerabilities, and the tools we use for patch management in our organization. However, the success of patch management depends on the coordination of everyone.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 03, 2021

Patch Tuesday Best Practices

If you have a Windows PC and you always keep it updated, then you are already familiar with Patch Tuesday. For people who don’t know, Patch Tuesday is normally the second Tuesday of every month when Microsoft releases their latest updates across all their products. This is a period when IT experts are ready to get the latest security patches installed and see the new things that Microsoft introduces. If you want to successfully install Patch Tuesday updates on your PC without any issues, you need to follow these best practices.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 03, 2021

How to Prepare Your IT Team for Patch Tuesday

For many IT experts, the second Tuesday of every month signifies a busy day or the start of a busy few days. However, should that be the case? Patch Tuesday, as it’s known, is when many big technology vendors release software updates that address the security defects that have been discovered in the previous weeks.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 10, 2021

February Trending CVEs: CVE-2021-3156

As stewards of the lush and vast landscape of security vulnerabilities, we felt obliged to share with you the top trending CVEs of the past month (who's excited for winter to be over?! 😁☀️🌷). Brace yourself! Ok, here we go.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 10, 2021

February Trending CVEs: CVE-2020-1472

As stewards of the lush and vast landscape of security vulnerabilities, we felt obliged to share with you the top trending CVEs of the past month (who's excited for winter to be over?! 😁☀️🌷). Brace yourself! Ok, here we go.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 10, 2021

February Trending CVEs: CVE-2021-24078

As stewards of the lush and vast landscape of security vulnerabilities, we felt obliged to share with you the top trending CVEs of the past month (who's excited for winter to be over?! 😁☀️🌷). Brace yourself! Ok, here we go.

By Kent Weigle
Mar 03, 2021

February 2021 Patch Tuesday Rundown

Microsoft rolled out the February 2021 Patch Tuesday update on the 9th of February 2021. With this batch of updates, the focus is on improving the general functionality of the OS and fixing the current bugs. The February updates are all about enhancing the security of most apps and Windows components.

By Kent Weigle
Jan 18, 2021

Could the Vulnerability Fujiwhara Effect Be the New Normal?

Besides death and taxes, there seems to be one more thing we can rely on as certain—software vulnerabilities.

By Kent Weigle
Jan 05, 2021

Six Ways to Improve Your Patch Management Practices

Ask any IT or Infosec professional if they think patch management is important, and you’ll get an annoyed “of course.” But while the majority of organizations understand the importance of patching, implementation of patch management can be lackluster. With so many operating systems, expanding infrastructure, hybrid cloud environments, hundreds of applications, and thousands of assets, it can be difficult to maintain an effective strategy for what should be routine security hygiene. Every organization wants to minimize their risk profile, and an effective, efficient, and—above all—routine set of best practices is the first step.

By Kent Weigle
Feb 01, 2021

Top Trending CVEs of January 2021

Well, we made it through the first month of 2021! (Hopefully without any scratches or bruises 😅). As stewards of the lush and vast landscape of security vulnerabilities, we felt obliged to share with you the top trending CVEs of the past month. So, without further ado, The Top Trending CVEs of January 2021:

By Kent Weigle
Feb 08, 2021

So I Really Have to Update Chrome?

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By Kent Weigle
Dec 16, 2020

CVSS: The Vulnerability Dartboard

An Overview of CVSS Score

The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is the industry standard for scoring the severity of a vulnerability. In this article, we will take a closer look at this score.