5 Things you Need to Know About Patch Management

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5 Things you Need to Know About Patch Management

  1. 1. 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUTPATCH MANAGEMENT
  2. 2. Top Patch delivers information security products that reduce risk, increase data security and ensure compliance. • Remediation Vault™: first peer-to- peer patch distribution product. • Vulnerabilities patched before hackers can exploit them. • Unix, Linux, BSD, OSX and Windows OS protected with newest security patches. www.toppatch.com Email: alex@toppatch.com • Twitter: @toppatch©TopPatch • All Rights Reserved 349 Fifth Avenue, New York NY 10016, (646)
  3. 3. 5 Things You Need to Know About Patch ManagementIssues • Up to 20 flaws for every 1000 lines of software code. • Number of system vulnerabilities has increased in last 10 years. • Attack tools and techniques have advanced. • Hackers reverse engineer patches. • Timely deployment is critical for availability, confidentiality, integrity of IT systems.
  4. 4. 5 Things You Need to Know About Patch Management• Benefit #1: Enhanced information systemssecurity • Patch management shuts off loopholes insoftware. • Patching eliminates risks to the network: • Accidental data loss • Information theft • Legal penalties
  5. 5. 5 Things You Need to Know About Patch Management• Benefit #2: Enhanced organizational productivity • Systems do not shut down anymore because of security breaches. • Employees are more trusting of the systems. • Resources that would have been invested in battling attacks can be reallocated to other cost centers.
  6. 6. 5 Things You Need to Know About Patch Management• Benefit #3: Increased IT productivity • Time spent manually updating patches. • Less time spent with automated patching..
  7. 7. 5 Things You Need to Know About Patch Management • Benefit #4: Compliance and regulation • Most compliance regulations require automated patch management solutions. • Institutions dealing with public data are most affected: • Healthcare • Financial services • Utilities • Government
  8. 8. 5 Things You Need to Know About Patch Management• Benefit #5: Keeping up to date with newsecurity features • Some patches come embedded withfeatures that: • Add software functionality. • Extend support for additionalplatforms. • These updates provide a wealth of new opportunities for the business.
  9. 9. Top Patch delivers information security products that reduce risk, increase data security and ensure compliance Request a free trial of the Remediation Vault for Best-In-Class Patch ManagementAlexEmail: alex@toppatch.com(646) 664-4265349 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016www.toppatch.comTwitter: @toppatch

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