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CISM, Vice-Chair of ISACA Board of Directors, Executive Chair of White Cloud Security and Executive Advisor to BullGuard Software
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Robert Clyde, CISM, NACD Board Leadership Fellow, is vice-chair of ISACA's board of directors and is managing director of Clyde Consulting LLC, which provides board and executive advisory services to cybersecurity software companies. He is the executive chair of the board of directors for White Cloud Security (trusted app list enforcement), and executive advisor to HyTrust (multi cloud workload security) and BullGuard Software (consumer and smart home cyber security).

Robert also serves as a board director for TZ Holdings (formerly Zimbra), and Xbridge Systems (data discovery software). Prior to becoming vice-chair, he chaired the board-level ISACA Finance Committee and has served as a member of ISACA's Strategic Advisory Council, Conference and Education Board and the IT Governance Institute (ITGI) Advisory Panel.

Previously, he was CEO of Adaptive Computing, which provides workload management software for some of the world's largest cloud, high-performance computing (HPC), and big data environments. Prior to founding Clyde Consulting, he was chief technology officer (CTO) at Symantec and a co-founder of Axent Technologies.

Clyde is a frequent speaker at ISACA, cybersecurity conferences, and for the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD). He also serves on the industry advisory council for the Management Information Systems (MIS) Department of Utah State University.

Articles by Robert Clyde
'Shift Left' & the Connected Car
Rohit Sethi, COO of Security Compass,  6/12/2018
Why CISOs Need a Security Reality Check
Joel Fulton, Chief Information Security Officer for Splunk,  6/13/2018
Microsoft Fixes 11 Critical, 39 Important Vulns
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  6/12/2018
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CVE-2018-1061
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-19
python before versions 2.7.15, 3.4.9, 3.5.6 and 3.7.0 is vulnerable to catastrophic backtracking in the difflib.IS_LINE_JUNK method. An attacker could use this flaw to cause denial of service.
CVE-2018-1073
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-19
The web console login form in ovirt-engine before version 4.2.3 returned different errors for non-existent users and invalid passwords, allowing an attacker to discover the names of valid user accounts.
CVE-2018-12557
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-19
An issue was discovered in Zuul 3.x before 3.1.0. If nodes become offline during the build, the no_log attribute of a task is ignored. If the unreachable error occurred in a task used with a loop variable (e.g., with_items), the contents of the loop items would be printed in the console. This could ...
CVE-2018-12559
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-19
An issue was discovered in the cantata-mounter D-Bus service in Cantata through 2.3.1. The mount target path check in mounter.cpp `mpOk()` is insufficient. A regular user can consequently mount a CIFS filesystem anywhere (e.g., outside of the /home directory tree) by passing directory traversal sequ...
CVE-2018-12560
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-19
An issue was discovered in the cantata-mounter D-Bus service in Cantata through 2.3.1. Arbitrary unmounts can be performed by regular users via directory traversal sequences such as a home/../sys/kernel substring.