When some businesspeople hear the term "vulnerability assessment report," their immediate thought is, "Oh gosh, not something else," and their second thought is, "What is a vulnerability assessment report?"
Questions Around Frequency
A good answer is regularly, and a better one is it depends. What type of industry, the kind of information, and anything else that comes to mind? No two companies are the same.
Experts recommend that a good rule of thumb for maximizing efficiency is consistently conducting regular scans, ensuring no vulnerabilities slip through the cracks. Cybercriminals and hackers are naturally opportunists, looking for an easy score that doesn't require too much effort.
What to Include in Reports?
As most things go in business, as in life, there's not usually a one-size-fits-all-all option that's also a perfect fit. Depending on the industry a company operates in, there might be different levels of compliance regarding cybersecurity, and stakeholders may need more or less information for their records. It comes down to your audience; each group has its priorities.
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