Web-based patch management systems are growing more popular across industry. Minnesota-based Shavlik Technologies Inc. Is the latest company to get in the game. SearchSecurity.com reports they’re launching PatchCloud, which can examine systems and distribute patches using endpoint agents and third-party platform integrations. Analysts say the overall trend in vulnerability management involves moving away from on-premise models to Web-based services that can provide near real-time information.
When it comes to solving the puzzle of cybersecurity, how do officials determine how all the pieces fit together? One of the top officials at the Department of Homeland Security in charge of cybersecurity addressed how the nation’s networks will be protected in the years to come. Federal News Radio’s Max Cacas reports.