Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security
Resource Center

White Paper

[Project Description] Critical Cybersecurity Hygiene: Patching the Enterprise

Date Published: March 2020

Author(s)

Murugiah Souppaya (NIST), Kevin Stine (NIST), Mark Simos (Microsoft), Sean Sweeney (Microsoft), Karen Scarfone (Scarfone Cybersecurity)

Abstract

Keywords

cyber hygiene; incidents; patching; security hygiene; software updates; vulnerabilities
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
Project Description

Supplemental Material:
Project homepage (other)

Document History:
08/31/18: White Paper (Draft)
03/30/20: White Paper (Final)

Topics

Security and Privacy
patch management; vulnerability management

Technologies
software & firmware