Author

 Robert R. Ackerman Jr.
Twitter
LinkedIn
Facebook
RSS
E-Mail

Profile of Robert R. Ackerman Jr.

Founder & Managing Director, Allegis Capital
News & Commentary Posts: 1

Robert R. Ackerman Jr. is the founder and a Managing Director of Allegis Capital, an early-stage Silicon Valley venture capital firm that invests heavily in cyber security. Allegis cyber security portfolio companies include IronPort Systems (acquired by Cisco), Solera Networks (acquired by Blue Coat Systems), Bracket Computing, Shape Security, Symplified, and Area1.

Articles by Robert R. Ackerman Jr.
White House Cybersecurity Strategy at a Crossroads
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  7/17/2018
Lessons from My Strange Journey into InfoSec
Lysa Myers, Security Researcher, ESET,  7/12/2018
What's Cooking With Caleb Sima
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  7/12/2018
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon Contest
Current Issue
Flash Poll
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2018-14394
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-19
libavformat/movenc.c in FFmpeg before 4.0.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash caused by a divide-by-zero error) with a user crafted Waveform audio file.
CVE-2018-14395
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-19
libavformat/movenc.c in FFmpeg before 4.0.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash caused by a divide-by-zero error) with a user crafted audio file when converting to the MOV audio format.
CVE-2018-14399
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-19
libs\classes\attachment.class.php in PHPCMS 9.6.0 allows remote attackers to upload and execute arbitrary PHP code via a .txt?.php#.jpg URI in the SRC attribute of an IMG element within info[content] JSON data to the index.php?m=member&c=index&a=register URI.
CVE-2018-14401
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-19
CopyData in AxmlParser.c in AXML Parser through 2018-01-04 has an out-of-bounds read.
CVE-2018-14402
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-19
axmldec 1.2.0 has an out-of-bounds write in the jitana::axml_parser::parse_start_namespace function in lib/jitana/util/axml_parser.cpp.