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5 Top Tips For Outsourced Security
Infographics  |  9/22/2014  | 
It's one thing to hire a third-party developer to build a mobile app. It's quite another to trust a pen tester, MSSP, or DDoS protection firm. But the fact is, the threat landscape is complex, and few organizations can keep security completely in house. Here's how to decide what to outsource and select and manage providers.
Mobile, Cloud, Partners: Wheres The Weak Link?
Infographics  |  9/9/2014  | 
Your perimeter now incorporates mobile devices, cloud services, and partner networks, so it should be clear that the moat method no longer cuts it.
Get Smart About Threat Intelligence
Infographics  |  8/13/2014  | 
Is threat intel the best way to improve defenses and stay ahead of new and complex attacks? Nearly 400 respondents to Dark Readings new Threat Intelligence Survey seem to think so.
DevOps Role In Application Security
Infographics  |  5/23/2014  | 
It may seem counterintuitive that DevOps can boost security.
Containing Corporate Data on Mobile Devices
Infographics  |  12/9/2013  | 
Employees want to work on personal smartphones and tablets. Can container technology protect sensitive data while they do so -- without being so kludgy that users bypass it?

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Published: 2015-10-15
The Direct Rendering Manager (DRM) subsystem in the Linux kernel through 4.x mishandles requests for Graphics Execution Manager (GEM) objects, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via an application that processes graphics data, as demonstrated b...

Published: 2015-10-15
netstat in IBM AIX 5.3, 6.1, and 7.1 and VIOS 2.2.x, when a fibre channel adapter is used, allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Published: 2015-10-15
Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in eXtplorer before 2.1.8 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of arbitrary users for requests that execute PHP code.

Published: 2015-10-15
Directory traversal vulnerability in QNAP QTS before 4.1.4 build 0910 and 4.2.x before 4.2.0 RC2 build 0910, when AFP is enabled, allows remote attackers to read or write to arbitrary files by leveraging access to an OS X (1) user or (2) guest account.

Published: 2015-10-15
Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC) 1.1j allows local users to gain privileges via vectors involving addition of an SSH key, aka Bug ID CSCuw46076.

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According to industry estimates, about a million new IT security jobs will be created in the next two years but there aren't enough skilled professionals to fill them. On top of that, there isn't necessarily a clear path to a career in security. Dark Reading Executive Editor Kelly Jackson Higgins hosts guests Carson Sweet, co-founder and CTO of CloudPassage, which published a shocking study of the security gap in top US undergrad computer science programs, and Rodney Petersen, head of NIST's new National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education.