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 Dave Frymier

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Chief Information Security Officer, Unisys
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Dave Frymier works with functional leaders across Unisys as well as vendors and partners to oversee the development and implementation of effective global information security policies, standards, and procedures. As a thought leader and practitioner, he represents the company across the industry and assists in client presentations and in the development of service delivery models and client material on matters pertaining to digital security. He also leads the Unisys Consumerization of IT program, which is charged with accommodating mobility and the adoption and effective use of consumer technologies in the Unisys infrastructure. Dave previously led the Unisys Information Security Office for five years, where he was tactically responsible for the formulation of policies, operational procedures, incident response, contract support, regulatory compliance, information asset management, IT oversight, and investigations of the digital domain on a global basis. He has a Bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Virginia and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

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The default D-Bus access control rule in Midgard2 10.05.7.1 allows local users to send arbitrary method calls or signals to any process on the system bus and possibly execute arbitrary code with root privileges.

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Published: 2015-01-26
Off-by-one error in the jpc_dec_process_sot function in JasPer 1.900.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted JPEG 2000 image, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

CVE-2014-8158
Published: 2015-01-26
Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in jpc_qmfb.c in JasPer 1.900.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted JPEG 2000 image.

CVE-2014-9571
Published: 2015-01-26
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in admin/install.php in MantisBT before 1.2.19 and 1.3.x before 1.3.0-beta.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) admin_username or (2) admin_password parameter.

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Published: 2015-01-26
MantisBT before 1.2.19 and 1.3.x before 1.3.0-beta.2 does not properly restrict access to /*/install.php, which allows remote attackers to obtain database credentials via the install parameter with the value 4.

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