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CEO & Head of Threat Intelligence, Immunity Inc.
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Dave is CEO of Immunity Inc., an offensive security firm that serves many Fortune 500s, major financials and federal agencies. The company provides penetration tests and develops pen-test tools like Canvas, Silica, Innuendo and Swarm. Immunity is a past contractor with DARPA's Cyber Fast Track program.

Prior to founding Immunity in 2002, Dave served as a "computer scientist" at the NSA, and later as a security consultant with @stake. He is also the founder of INFILTRATE CON, a "pure offense" security conference, and co-author of "The Shellcoder's Handbook" and "Beginning Python."

Alex McGeorge serves as head of threat intelligence at Immunity Inc. His personal skill set ranges from penetration testing to threat modeling, software security and social engineering attacks. Alex leads many of the company's penetration testing engagements for multinational banks and Fortune 500s. He's discovered security flaws in a number of critical systems, including high-speed trading applications.

Prior to joining Immunity, Alex served as a cybersecurity contractor for the US Department of Transportation and as a senior network security engineer at Robbins Gioia.

Articles by Dave Aitel & Alex McGeorge
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
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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.