Software is almost never released in a perfect condition – simply because it’s impossible for developers to test and fix every single way that a programme might break. Once a programme is released to the public, the thousands and millions of people who use it do so in many different ways. When that happens, software developers find ways to fix the problems, and release those fixes as software updates. You can download the latest firmware updates for your camera online, in just the same way you update software for your computer. Old and outdated software is vulnerable to hackers and cyber criminals as updates keep you safe from exploitable holes into your organisation. Having reliable security in place is especially important as the release of software update notes often reveal the patched-up exploitable entry points to the public.
- Software update reminders can get annoying and updating software can sometimes be