As adjectives the difference between unwatched and unpatched
is that unwatched
is not watched; unsupervised while unpatched
is not fitted with patches.
As a verb unwatched
Not watched; unsupervised.
Not fitted with patches.
(computing) For which a patch is not yet available.
* 2007 , Harris et al'', ''Gray Hat Hacking: The Ethical Hacker's Handbook
- ragged, unpatched jeans
(computing) Not patched; to which a patch has not been applied.
* 2003 , Derek Vadala, Managing RAID on Linux
- Microsoft is actually pretty good about warning users about active attacks abusing unpatched vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer.
- When working with kernel patches, it's a good idea to apply them to a clean, unpatched kernel.