The recent news about the LastPass hack is a stark reminder of the importance of patch management. The hack occurred because one of LastPass’ engineers failed to update Plex on their personal computer with a known vulnerability that had been identified in the software several months prior.
Mar 6, 2023 | Blog
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Feb 18, 2023 | Blog
Action1 has been named a Category Leader for both Remote Support and Endpoint Protection by leading software review platforms Getapp, Software Advice, and Capterra. In addition to these two awards, Action1 received three additional awards, bringing total to five.
In this issue: February 2023 Patch Tuesday updates and vulnerabilities patched by other vendors, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, OpenSSL, Jira, Oracle and Apple.
Jan 18, 2023 | Blog
2023 will become a record-breaking year in the volume of cybercrime. So, here are the top cybersecurity trends we recommend looking out for in 2023.
Jan 13, 2023 | Blog
Many apps default to per-user installs. Here is why you should transition them all to machine-wide installs. Spoiler: patching, patching, patching!
Jan 13, 2023 | Blog
According to Air France-KLM, details including customers’ names, email addresses, phone numbers, account numbers, and mileage balances might have been exposed.
In this issue: January 2023 Patch Tuesday updates and vulnerabilities patched by other vendors, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Citrix, Linux, WordPress, Foxit Reader, and VMware.
Dec 23, 2022 | Blog
To help you navigate through over 400 new features and improvements, we’ve compiled the top seven most-awaited and now available Action1 features.
This is a review of the most serious patched Patch Tuesday vulnerabilities and those of other Windows software.
Nov 29, 2022 | Blog
Get a comprehensive guide on how to choose an effective and reliable patch management software solution.
This digest explains the most serious vulnerabilities in popular Windows software that have been patched in October.
Nov 2, 2022 | Blog
The first step in ensuring effective and reliable application of updates is to develop a solid patch management policy that spells out all the processes involved, along with all the participants and their responsibilities.
This article lays out the essential components for an effective policy and provides examples of how they should be written.
As usual, we review the most serious vulnerabilities in popular Windows software for which patches were released in September, including those from Patch Tuesday.
Sep 28, 2022 | Blog
If your company’s patch management process has been halted, where do you start to resolve the problem? How do you get the software upgrade process back to an optimal level after years of issues? Here is a detailed plan.
As usual, we review the most serious vulnerabilities in popular Windows software for which patches were released during the past month, including those from Patch Tuesday.
Aug 23, 2022 | Blog
Patch management is often a complicated process because many organizations use proprietary software. The lack of enough staff members and strict legal requirements also negatively impact patch management. As a result, organizations need a multi-staged approach to streamline their server patch management process. Here is a six-step patching policy template that you should know.
Each month, we review the most serious vulnerabilities in popular Windows software for which patches were released during the past month, including those from Patch Tuesday.
In this issue, you will learn about patches for vulnerabilities from Microsoft, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Foxit PDF Reader, Java, Adobe, VMware.
This digest explores the most serious vulnerabilities in popular Windows software for which patches have been provided in July’s Patch Tuesday.
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