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How important is patch management? [duplicate]

Problem I'm trying to sell the idea of organizational patch/update management and antivirus management to my superiors. Thus far, my proposition has been met with two responses: We haven't had any ...
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patch management that doesn't require RPC & SMB file sharing [closed]

I am searching for a patch management solution to replace VMware Update Manager 4.1. Version 5 and later do not perform guest OS patching. My issue is that I need to patch systems on the other side ...
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How do you manage software's local forks?

As a system administrator, I often have to modify programs for my company. Example: We're using an web interface to manage our local DNS. After downloading and extracting the tar.gz file from the ...