When vulnerability risk management is proactive, organizations don’t have to hurriedly react to attacks that exploit bugs for which patches are available, as happened with WannaCry.
“The vast majority of WannaCry remediation took place as an emergency type process,” Jimmy Graham, a Qualys Director of Product Management, said during QSC18 Virtual Edition.
It’s key to have an integrated breach prevention program with asset inventory, vulnerability management, threat prioritization and patch management, he said.
Graham also outlined how Qualys can help customers comprehensively and proactively manage their vulnerability risk.
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