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Cybersecurity Evangelist at Centrify
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Torsten George is a cybersecurity evangelist at Centrify. He also serves as strategic advisory board member at vulnerability risk management software vendor NopSec. He has more than 20 years of global information security experience and is a frequent speaker on cybersecurity and risk management strategies. Torsten regularly provides commentary and publishes articles on data breaches, incident response best practices, and cyber security strategies in media outlets. He has held executive-level positions at RiskSense, RiskVision (acquired by Resolver, Inc.), ActivIdentity (acquired by HID® Global, an ASSA ABLOY™ Group brand) Digital Link, and Everdream Corporation (acquired by Dell).

Articles by Torsten George
Crowdsourced vs. Traditional Pen Testing
Alex Haynes, Chief Information Security Officer, CDL,  3/19/2019
BEC Scammer Pleads Guilty
Dark Reading Staff 3/20/2019
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PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
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PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
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PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
** DISPUTED ** In PCRE 8.41, after compiling, a pcretest load test PoC produces a crash overflow in the function match() in pcre_exec.c because of a self-recursive call. NOTE: third parties dispute the relevance of this report, noting that there are options that can be used to limit the amount of st...
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PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
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