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ITL Bulletin February 2006

Creating a Program to Manage Security Patches and Vulnerabilities: NIST Recommendations for Improving System Security

Date Published: February 2006

Author(s)

Shirley Radack (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

Homeland Security; information technology security; patch management; security management; security patches; system administration; vulnerabilities
Control Families

Awareness and Training; Configuration Management; Planning; Risk Assessment;

Documentation

Publication:
February 2006 ITL Bulletin

Supplemental Material:
None available

Topics

Security and Privacy
incident response; maintenance; planning; risk assessment