These audits are usually performed via the Internet, from partner networks, and remote offices using hacking techniques or commercially available vulnerability
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The Frost & Sullivan research points to the increasing number of vulnerabilities and the shrinking window between vulnerability
The busiest month in 2006 for vulnerability
disclosure was June, while the busiest week was the week before Thanksgiving and the most popular day of the week to disclose vulnerabilities was Tuesday.
Only if both conditions are true will the tool report the existence of the corresponding vulnerability
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7 percent in last year's IDC numbers), Watchfire tops the application vulnerability
assessment software sub-category for the second year in a row, further widening the market share gap between its closest competitor by 35 percent.
The update removes the vulnerability
by modifying the way that Outlook validates the length of an .
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From anti-virus to iTunes, these non-Microsoft desktop applications, many of which IT is not even aware of, will become the enterprise's biggest point of vulnerability
very, very quickly.
Digital Bond has also identified numerous SCADA application and protocol vulnerabilities, including the vulnerability
disclosed in US-CERT's first SCADA related vulnerability
A zero day vulnerability
is one that is unknown or one that has been publicly disclosed without a corresponding patch.