An unprecedented wave of security breaches has led to the establishment of technical standards, IT governance frameworks and laws designed to improve and enforce IT security. Companies are under increasing pressure to control their IT infrastructures more effectively. Learn how ongoing automated vulnerability assessments, together with well-defined network security policies, can simplify the compliance process.
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up of teams of operating system and application administrators, is tasked with fixing various problem issues discovered on systems. This team asks, What vulnerable or noncompliant systems need to be fixed? It then undertakes the actual work of fixing them in order of priority. An audit team is tasked with defining compliance standards, evaluating conformance to those standards, and documenting both compliance and exceptions for the benefit of external auditors and other stakeholders. This team asks,