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News: Enterprises being blindsided by risk caused by 30% of vulnerabilities going unreported

16.Aug.2018
Martin Jartelius
Network Security
Of 10,644 vulnerabilities reported in the first half of 2018, 3,279 of them (30.8 percent) did not make it into the official CVE or NVD systems, yet 44 percent were of high or critical risk

According to the 'MidYear Vulnerability Quick View' report from Risk Based Security, there were 10,644 vulnerabilities reported in the first half of 2018. That is not, sadly, particularly shocking in and of itself.

"Using a competent vulnerability management solution to identify your missed issues, and ensuring you keep track of assets you own on less common platforms and software are vital," says Martin Jartelius, CSO at Outpost24, concluding: "Those are the least likely to be included in the vulnerability feeds and to be supported by any monitoring or patching software you have."

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