Trends Report

Vendor Landscape: Vulnerability Management, 2017

Software Vulnerabilities Are The Leading Means Of External Attacks — It's Time To Do Something About It

April 21st, 2017
Josh Zelonis, null
Josh Zelonis
With contributors:
Stephanie Balaouras , Bill Barringham , Peggy Dostie


Breaches can undermine customer trust, endanger revenue growth and profits, and permanently tarnish reputations. According to our data, software vulnerabilities are the single largest factor in enterprise breaches. Identifying vulnerable systems on your network and applying patches is clearly not a rote process at enterprise scale. This report provides security and risk (S&R) pros an overview of the vulnerability management vendor landscape and information on trends that directly affect and enable business operations.

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