Although all 26,000 AutoNation employees at more than 300 locations nationwide are connected to the company’s central IT network, AutoNation struggled to deploy critical patches in a timely manner. The security team knew they had a problem, but couldn’t see how big it actually was.
The Tanium Solution
Complete Coverage and 99% First Pass Patch Succes
With Tanium, AutoNation was able to see for the first time that hundreds of thousands of patches had not been correctly applied, including some going back a decade. AutoNation now deploys patches at a first pass success rate of over 99% and was able to install a new third-party anti-virus software to all of the company’s 20,000 machines in just four days.