Verifying Hotfixes
CYBRScore
Virtual Lab

Time
1 hour
Difficulty
Intermediate

Software patches repair bugs or vulnerabilities found in software programs. Patches are simply updates that fix a problem or vulnerability within a program. Sometimes, instead of just releasing a patch, vendors will release an upgraded version of their software, although they may refer to the upgrade as a patch. In this lab, you will learn how to i...

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Overview

Software patches repair bugs or vulnerabilities found in software programs. Patches are simply updates that fix a problem or vulnerability within a program. Sometimes, instead of just releasing a patch, vendors will release an upgraded version of their software, although they may refer to the upgrade as a patch. In this lab, you will learn how to identify currently installed patches, manually install a hotfix and configure a work around.