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GFI Network Security and PCI Compliance Power Tools by Brien Posey

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Chapter 7. Solutions in this Chapter:

  • Downloading Microsoft Patches
  • Scanning for Missing Updates
  • Applying Microsoft Service Packs
  • Deploying Microsoft Patches
  • Double Check the Patch Management Status
  • Deploying a Specific Patch
  • Performing a Scan Comparison
  • Uninstalling a Patch
  • Deploying Custom Software
  • Summary
  • Solutions Fast Track
  • Frequently Asked Questions

Introduction

One of the main functions that GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner provides is that of patch management. As I'm sure you know, patch management is crucial to keeping your network secure. New vulnerabilities are discovered all the time, and it doesn't take hackers long to develop exploits that take advantage of those vulnerabilities. Applying security patches in a timely manner ...

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