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The Need for Vulnerability Management
New network vulnerabilities appear every day due to flaws in software, faulty configuration, and human error. Detecting, removing, and controlling

antivirus avants  such as updating an antivirus signature. Change a software configuration to make it less susceptible to attack, run faster or improve functionality. Use most effective means to thwart automated attacks (worms, bots, etc.) Document the state of security for audit and compliance with laws, regulations and business policy. Consistent, ongoing execution of vulnerability management is difficult, if not impossible to do on a manual basis. There are simply too many moving parts to juggle and act on in a

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