How To Gain Support For Patch Management Through A Process Flow Chart
Patch Management Process Flow
The process of patch management can be a difficult one, especially when you know it's necessary and executives don't feel the same. At Comodo, we understand your difficulties and want to make it easier. While you should explain to the executives what it is and how it's done, sometimes a flow chart can help. We have devised a chart to help others understand the benefits of patching, which can include:
Patch management isn't a set-it-and-forget-it thing, and you have to keep up on it. Our free product provides automation for the most time-consuming parts and allows your company to flow better. Our chart can help executives and others see the importance and the steps needed:
During this stage, you will create a list of all information systems, which can include:
In this stage, you will find all the available vulnerabilities within all of the systems (which can be made more helpful with an inventory). You should also:
PATCH MANAGEMENT POLICIES – CURRENT
Do you currently have a policy and procedure for the process? If not, you need one. If so, you may need to change it.
If you seem to have more viruses and worms than before, patching could help.
The flow of your system will be a direct determination of how much effort and work the IT department must put in. For more information, contact us today.