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Getting Off the Patch
From: Pete Herzog <lists () isecom org>
Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2011 20:41:24 +0100
Here's a new article on how and why you may want to stop patching your
software and take a new approach to your security.
"So if patching is a tactic towards a particular security strategy,
how can that be bad? I never said it was all bad. There are reasons
where patching makes sense just like there are reasons to get a kick
from a cup of coffee, get kicked by a shot of tequila, or spray stuff
up your nose to breathe easier for 1.5 seconds. Yes, for the record, I
am comparing patching to nasal spray."
Read it here:
Pete Herzog - Managing Director - pete () isecom org
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