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Patching Recap

Monthly Patching Recap May 2021

VMware, Pulse Secure, Nginx, Exim and Hyper-V – all software products that are critical for many organizations and they all received security patches in May.

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Patching Recap

Monthly Patching Recap April 2021

The trend of critical vulnerabilities in network border devices continued in April with new patches for everything from Microsoft Exchange to VPN gateways.

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Monthly Patching Recap March 2021

A big Microsoft Exchange vulnerability overshadowed everything in March. But there were also other security patches that needed attention.

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How To

How to do server patching right

Server patching does not need to be an anxiety-inducing nightmare. Follow our checklist to keep your servers fully patched and running smoothly.

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Best Practices

5 reasons why you need a patch management software

Keeping workstations and servers up-to-date can quickly become a full-time job. Patch management tools help you save time and avoid costly errors.

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Best Practices

What is a good WSUS alternative?

WSUS has long been the natural choice for Window patch management but its age is definitely showing. Where does it still make sense and what alternatives exist?

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Patching Recap

Monthly Patching Recap February 2021

A severe remote code execution in VMware ESXi and multiple authentication bypasses in Cisco products kept sysadmins busy in February.

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Patching Recap

Monthly Patching Recap January 2021

2021 kicked off with several new dangerous vulnerabilities – from actively exploited Windows Defender remote code executions to full root level privilege escalations on Linux.

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Patching Recap

Monthly Patching Recap December 2020

December is traditionally a more quiet month for patching due to companies preparing for the holidays and 2020 was no exception to that rule. Nevertheless, we tracked 197 newly patched vulnerabilities in the last month of the year, among them several critical ones.

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Patching Recap

Monthly Patching Recap November 2020

Several remote code executions in Microsoft products, a VMware bug that is already exploited in the wild and multiple critical Cisco patches: November was heavy on high impact vulnerabilities.