||Patching Practices: Service Providers, Network Operators, and Equipment Suppliers should design and deploy a patching process based on industry recommendations, especially for critical OAM&P systems.
||Cable; Internet/Data; Satellite; Wireless; Wireline
||Service Provider; Network Operator; Equipment Supplier
||Cyber Security;Network Operations;Software;
||Configuration guide for security from NIST (800-53 Rev. 3). 'http://www.atis.org/ - ATIS-0300276.2008 Operations, Administration, Maintenance, and Provisioning Security Requirements for the Public Telecommunications Network: A Baseline of Security Requirements for the Management Plane: March 2008. Cross reference with 7-6-8032. Note: This Best practice could impact 9-1-1 operations.