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Computer Scientist & Security Technology Entrepreneur
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Nik Whitfield is a noted computer scientist and cyber security technology entrepreneur. He founded Panaseer in 2014, a cybersecurity software company that gives businesses unparalleled visibility and insight into their cybersecurity weaknesses. Panaseer announced in November 2015 that it had raised $2.25m through a syndicated seed investment round. Nik has held leadership positions in cybersecurity, banking and technology through just under 20 years of working in the industry. He ran the Banking Technology business at BAE Systems Detica, where he created advanced technology platforms for the banking sector, including the application of genetic algorithms, data analytics and atomic timing solutions to automated and algorithmic trading, the implementation of FX, equities and derivatives pricing systems, operational risk management, and equity research systems.

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Want Your Daughter to Succeed in Cyber? Call Her John
John De Santis, CEO, HyTrust,  5/16/2018
New Mexico Man Sentenced on DDoS, Gun Charges
Dark Reading Staff 5/18/2018
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The _inst__lds() function in radare2 2.5.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted binary file.
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The avr_op_analyze() function in radare2 2.5.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted binary file.
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The wasm_dis() function in libr/asm/arch/wasm/wasm.c in or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted WASM file.
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PUBLISHED: 2018-05-22
The get_debug_info() function in radare2 2.5.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted PE file.