As a preview for next month’s Herding Cats, I decided to take a suggestion from a colleague and turn it into a column. We’re going to explore Hizver’s Insecurity in Large Numbers Theorum!

Think you are safe in a crowd? Think again! Think that your company is too small to be noticed or targeted? Danger is afoot!

Without ruining the punchline, consider this. Let’s say you work for a large company with a few thousand employees. Each one has at least one Microsoft Windows device assigned to them. Remember the emergency patch from last month? Are you 100% confident that every single last one of those devices was patched?

Also, another preview… All previous versions of Herding Cats will be posted in their printed glory by December 1!

This post originally appeared on BrandenWilliams.com.