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July, 2009

  • Project Quant Open Patch Management Metric Model – Ready for Download

    I am extremely excited to announce that Rich Mogull and I believe we are ready to publish two key deliverables for Project Quant today and make them available for download. The first is what I’ve referred to in the past as “the model,” which is the culmination of the first phase of Project Quant.  The second is our summary and analysis of the patch management survey results, which I discuss in this other post . Below is an excerpt from the model report executive summary and you can download...
  • Project Quant Patch Management Survey Summary and Results – Available for Download

    I am extremely excited to announce that Rich Mogull and I believe we are ready to publish two key deliverables for Project Quant today and make them available for download. I describe the other one, “Measuring and Optimizing Patch Management: an Open Model”, in another post . Below is an excerpt from the survery summary and analysis and you can download the full report at http://securosis.com/research/publication/project-quant-survey-results-and-analysis/ . Key Findings As part of the Project Quant...