Why WSUS and Remote Work are Incompatible

Why WSUS and Remote Work are Incompatible How do you keep a remote workforce secure? WSUS is not only a nightmare for work-from-home, it could also be putting your network at risk. Securing Remote Devices for COVID-19 As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to stretch across the globe, many organizations are protecting their employees and communities…

Important Windows Reboot Requirements

Important Windows Reboot Requirements The most recent release of Microsoft updates includes an important reboot and critical patches to prepare Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008R2 for the support extension. Critical Updates & Essential Windows Reboot In the most recent release of Microsoft updates, Microsoft has included updates to prepare Windows 7 and Windows Server…

COVID-19 Causes Increase in Cyberattacks

COVID-19 Causes Increase in Cyberattacks As COVID-19 spreads and cyberattacks increase, patch management and endpoint security are becoming more challenging for businesses and IT professionals. Coronavirus is Leading to Growth in Cyber Attacks As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread, organizations are sending employees to work from home on a massive scale. Under these circumstances,…

Whitepaper: Why You Will Replace Microsoft SCCM

Whitepaper: Why You Will Replace Microsoft SCCM When you’re ready to replace Microsoft SCCM, you should know exactly what to look for in an endpoint management solution. The Solution Replacement Cycle We have spent more than a decade helping IT organizations install and maintain their endpoint management solutions. Over time, we noticed an unfortunate pattern:…

How Vulnerability Scanners Help Work From Home

How Vulnerability Scanners Help Work From Home Although conventional security scanners require a server setup on-premise to support devices, Syxsense allows devices from anywhere to check-in and run security scans. What is a Vulnerability Scanner? A vulnerability scanner scans a computer and raises an alert if it discovers any vulnerabilities that malicious hackers could use…

Syxsense Announces the Release of Vulnerability Scanning

Syxsense First to Provide Complete IT Management, Patching, and Security Vulnerability Scans in a Single Cloud Solution Syxsense announces the addition of a Security Vulnerability Scanner, making Syxsense Secure the first product to combine IT Management, Patching and Security Vulnerability Scans in a Single Cloud Solution. Syxsense First to Provide OS Patching and Security Scans…

Does Patch Management Really Matter?

Does Patch Management Really Matter? How important is a reliable patch management strategy? The Equifax breach of 2017 illustrates how dangerous it can be to avoid the question. How Important is Patch Management? Anyone wondering about the necessity of patch management best practices might want to ask someone at Equifax how critical it can be.…

The Cyber Impact of Coronavirus

The Cyber Impact of Coronavirus With the rise of COVID-19, prepare for the cyber risks that your network could become exposed to when employees start working from home. Work-from-Home Security with Coronavirus For offices around the world, the possibility of having to send employees home indefinitely as the virus spreads is becoming very real. If…

Windows 1709 Enterprise Support Ending

Windows 1709 Enterprise Support Ending Support for Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1709 on organizational editions will be ending on April 14. Microsoft has started recommending an update before the forced upgrade begins. Support is Ending for Windows 1709 Enterprise Support for Microsoft Windows 10 Version 1709 (Fall Creators Update), on organizational editions, will be ending…