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The Scanner That Cried Wolf

Ed Bellis    January 5, 2012

Dealing with false positives during a vulnerability assessment is a fact of life. As applications and infrastructure grow larger and more complex, the¬†likelihood¬†of running into these Type I errors increases along with it. Although these issues become more commonplace as you grow, there are a number of known ways to help decrease the amount of false positives that are produced… Read more »