13:00 CET, 22nd February 2012 By Secunia.
In the Dark Reading article ‘Nearly 80% Of All Bugs Are In Third-Party Apps’, Kelly Jackson Higgins draws on some of the key findings from Secunia’s Yearly Report for 2011 by interviewing Stefan Frei, Research Analyst Director at Secunia.
Frei confirms: “What we see is a consolidation, with fewer vendors responsible for more vulnerabilities…Most of the vulnerabilities are highly critical and exploitable.”
The article also highlights the impacts that vulnerabilities and the ever-changing threat environment have on typical organisations. As Secunia identifies, knowing what to prioritise to patch, and when, is critical as the boundaries are continually shifting.
To read the article in full, visit Dark Reading here.