One of the biggest challenges faced by information security teams today is how to effectively prioritise their vulnerability remediation work. Knowing which vulnerabilities to address first remains a major difficulty for IT security teams.
FACT: 99.9% of the exploited vulnerabilities in 2014 had been disclosed more than a year earlier.
To clearly and precisely prioritise remediation work, infosec teams must correlate the steady stream of vulnerability disclosures against their organisation’s IT asset inventory, a connect-the-dots process that requires intense data analysis.
In this whitepaper, you’ll learn:
- The nature of threats
- What to do in order to gain control over your organisation’s vulnerability threats
- The Qualys approach to solving this problem
- Threatprotect powered by vulnerability management and Assetview
- What Threatprotect adds to the mix