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By: Steve | July 16, 2014

Don't forget to run Vulnerability Scans


A vulnerability scanner is a computer program designed to assess computers, computer systems, networks or applications for security weaknesses.


There are various types of vulnerability scanners available today, distinguished from one another by a focus on particular targets. While functionality varies between different types of scanners, they share a common, core purpose of identifying and enumerating the vulnerabilities present in one or more targets.  

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Vulnerability scanners are a core technology component of vulnerability management. 


Scans should be done at least once per year and, please keep in mind, they do create a lot of information to review, so plan accordingly.  You also o...