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Business Moves Fast, Software Moves Faster: Get Your Hardware Up To Speed
Date: Apr 30, 2015
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It's hard to find any part of today's enterprise infrastructure that's not becoming defined by software. The hardware that sits under all that software has new requirements, too: It must be more powerful, more manageable, and more flexible than ever before in order to enhance the effect of the new software. But how do you determine what's the right mix of hardware and software for your enterprise infrastructure?

Security Policy: Monitoring & Enforcing in the Cloud
Date: Apr 16, 2015
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Cloud service providers may offer security capabilities in a variety of form factors, but each enterprise must develop its own policies and strategies that work across provider environments. This webcast will help you build strategies for enforcing security strategies in your own enterprise, no matter how many service and application providers you employ.

Zscaler vs. FireEye - who wins?
Date: Apr 08, 2015
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Please join Robert Smithers, CEO of Miercom, and Dan Maier, Sr. Director of Product Marketing at Zscaler for a compelling webcast to discuss the detailed results of head to head testing between Zscaler and FireEye.

Flash 101: Crash Course on Flash-Based Architectures
Date: Apr 02, 2015
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Attend this webcast and learn the pros and cons of relevant flash technologies and learn about the latest HGST Flash technology that enables RAC to perform at new levels. We will also review how to choose from among the many alternatives. As a takeaway, you will also receive the white paper "All-Flash Server-Side Storage for Oracle® Real Application Clusters (RAC) on Oracle Linux".

How Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Deployments Thrive on Hyperconverged Data Center Platforms
Date: Apr 02, 2015
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Join us to learn how Dell XC Web-scale Converged Appliances and Wyse Datacenter Appliance XC can enhance delivery, speed and predictability, while reducing operating expenses for your VDI projects.

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CVE-2013-2184
Published: 2015-03-27
Movable Type before 5.2.6 does not properly use the Storable::thaw function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the comment_state parameter.

CVE-2014-3619
Published: 2015-03-27
The __socket_proto_state_machine function in GlusterFS 3.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a "00000000" fragment header.

CVE-2014-8121
Published: 2015-03-27
DB_LOOKUP in nss_files/files-XXX.c in the Name Service Switch (NSS) in GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.21 and earlier does not properly check if a file is open, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by performing a look-up while the database is iterated over...

CVE-2014-9712
Published: 2015-03-27
Websense TRITON V-Series appliances before 7.8.3 Hotfix 03 and 7.8.4 before Hotfix 01 allows remote administrators to read arbitrary files and obtain passwords via a crafted path.

CVE-2015-2157
Published: 2015-03-27
The (1) ssh2_load_userkey and (2) ssh2_save_userkey functions in PuTTY 0.51 through 0.63 do not properly wipe SSH-2 private keys from memory, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the memory.

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Good hackers--aka security researchers--are worried about the possible legal and professional ramifications of President Obama's new proposed crackdown on cyber criminals.