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Microsoft's New Patch Tuesday Model Comes With Benefits And Risks
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Joe Stanganelli
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10/31/2016 | 5:51:48 AM
Patch Watching
The worst is downloading and installing a bunch of patches, and then finding out that one has screwed up your system -- and you have to figure out which one.

The sad thing is that "recommended" self-serving vendor patches (as opposed to genuine security updates) have made people distrustful of the entire model -- leading to people not installing important security updates and bad patch-management processes.

Incidentally, Susan Bradley keeps a neat blog on Windows updates -- and what they could do to your systems -- here: windowssecrets.com/category/patch-watch/


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