Vulnerability Management Mountain: The View from the Summit

If you haven’t read the previous article in this series on vulnerability management (VM), catch up on the series with articles one, two, and three to learn VM fundamentals and the steps you need to take in order to prepare for your journey up VM Mountain using the Capability Maturity Model.

We’ve already looked at the early stages of VM maturity, so let’s focus now on how to optimise your program once you’ve got the basics down. For example, a mature VM program has vulnerability assessments being run at least every week, with remediations taking place in a timely manner.