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New Security Flaw Spans All Versions Of Windows

My complements to the team at Dark Reading for a well written description of this latest vulnerability and the related potential pitfalls.  Once again, vulnerability management is proven to be more than simply spinning up a WSUS server and applying patches.  Patching is not the singular fix for all vulnerabilities.  I sincerely doubt many people have fleshed out their strategy and begun applying Windows 10 Preview patches.  This particular flaw in SMB requires a conscience configuration change in the default OS for Windows and updates or exclusions for other applications.  Please take the time to develop a real vulnerability life cycle management strategy and take these threats to your infrastructure seriously.

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