Dark Reading is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

News & Commentary

Content posted in January 2007
<<   <   Page 4 / 4
White Hat Offers Trade-Up Program
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
WhiteHat Security announces risk-free competitive trade-up program
Data Demolition
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Need to destroy storage gear rather than let it fall into the wrong hands?
Sophos Intros WS1000
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Sophos launched the WS1000,an all-in-one Web control platform to provide trusted content security, application control, and URL filtering
RSA AFCC Uncovers New Kit
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
RSA announced that its 24x7 Anti-Fraud Command Center (AFCC) has uncovered a new phishing kit being sold and used online by fraudsters
Liberty Alliance Elects Officers
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Liberty Alliance announced officers on the Liberty Alliance Management Board for the 2007 calendar year
Acunetix Stops Identity Theft
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Institutions for higher education and Not-For-Profit Organizations are experiencing a surge in attempts aimed at hacking their data
Regulus Selects Decru
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Regulus Group has selected Decru DataFort storage security appliances to protect sensitive and regulated client data from unauthorized access
Anti-Malware Insurance
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Prevx software analyzes malware behavior to pick up where antivirus products leave off
GRISOFT Extends Support on AVG
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
GRISOFT announced the extension of user product support for AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 7.1 through February 18, 2007
Big, Fat Bot-Ache
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Even the most diligent and hygienic users can lose their machines to a botnet
Schneier On Schneier
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
Renowned security icon Bruce Schneier shares food for thought on security, fine dining, and disclosing and eating bugs
RFA Intros Solution for Hedge Funds
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
RFA announced the general availability of the eHarbor file and email data backup/restore solution for hedge funds
AppGate Launches MindTerm
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
AppGate launches MindTerm version 3.1, with many new features and faster operation
First Advantage Selects Cybertrust
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
First Advantage selects Cybertrust to monitor portions of its global security infrastructure
CipherOptics, AboveNet Team
News  |  1/9/2007  | 
CipherOptics joins with AboveNet to support security data applications over private metro optical networks
Online Authentication Goes Global
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
Passfaces announced the addition of four new partners to its growing list of resellers
AEP Netilla Certified by ICSA
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
The AEP Netilla Security Platform (NSP) SSL VPN has recently achieved re-certification for SSL-TLS VPN functionality from ICSA Labs
Hardware Eases Encryption Equation
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
Financial services firms shun software in search of big savings, speedy encryption
First 'WiFi Protected' Products Certified
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
New configuration standard projected to improve security in homes and remote offices
Nero Fiddles With Optical Security
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
German startup looks to lock down CD, DVD data to avoid future storage snafus
Untying the Bot Knot
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
How to tell if your machine is moonlighting on a botnet, the dangers that presents, and what you can (and can't) do about it
Discretix Secures $20M C Round
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
Provider of embedded security solutions for mobile devices and flash memory has raised $20M in third round financing
Blue Coat, Softnet-Logicalis Team
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
Softnet-Logicalis has become a Blue Coat Elite Partner for Central and Latin America
McAfee Expands Management Team
News  |  1/8/2007  | 
McAfee has expanded its senior management team with three appointments
New Security Threats For VoIP
Commentary  |  1/5/2007  | 
Panda Software looks at some scary security threats posed by VoIP. The top part of the article in IT-Observer looks at new ways that VoIP might be used for denial-of-service attacks, but the author, Fernando de la Cuadra, dismisses those threats as unlikely (too quickly, I think). The article then goes on to deal with possible threats posed by social engineering.

Email Security's Image Problem
News  |  1/5/2007  | 
Camera phones, JPEGs, and audio files pose a threat to email security
Lockdown Readies First NAP Product
News  |  1/5/2007  | 
New NAC appliance extends reach of Microsoft Network Access Protection to non-NAP systems
Banking on Multifactor Authentication
News  |  1/5/2007  | 
Desert Schools Federal Credit Union is banking on multifactor authentication
HIPS Swing
News  |  1/5/2007  | 
The need for mobile security is pushing enterprises toward host intrusion prevention tools
IT's Tower of Babel
News  |  1/4/2007  | 
Successful security means finding a common language among IT, business management, and legal people
Botnets Don Invisibility Cloaks
News  |  1/4/2007  | 
Botnet operators move their communications to the Web to cover their tracks
Users Put Their HIPS Into IT
News  |  1/4/2007  | 
Host intrusion prevention tools playing a larger role in end point security, report says
When Your PDF Reader Turns on You
News  |  1/4/2007  | 
A new XSS bug in Adobe's Acrobat Reader could give an attacker access to your hard drive
CryptoCard Launches Service
News  |  1/4/2007  | 
CryptoCard announced the launch of CRYPTO-MAS, the first Managed Authentication Service to fully support Apple's Mac OS X
Symwave, Cogent Team
News  |  1/4/2007  | 
Symwave, Cogent announced an agreement to integrate Cogent's image reconstruction technology into Symwave's biometric hardware products
New Hacking Tools Bite Bluetooth
News  |  1/3/2007  | 
Researchers have released two Bluetooth hacking tools that let an attacker control a victim's machine
Cisco Buys IronPort
News  |  1/3/2007  | 
Cisco works to blend network security and messaging security in $830 million deal
Rift Widens Over Bug Disclosure
News  |  1/3/2007  | 
Researchers in snipe-fest over propriety of bug disclosure initiatives
DNS Ratting You Out?
News  |  1/3/2007  | 
Use of whois or nslookup is just the beginning of hacker reconnaissance
Sophos Announces Top 10
News  |  1/3/2007  | 
Sophos has revealed the most prevalent malware threats and email hoaxes worldwide during December 2006
Cryptoplex Integrates Fujitsu
News  |  1/2/2007  | 
Fujitsu MBF200 fingerprint touch sensor IC integrated with new Mobio handheld biometric device from Cryptolex Trust Systems
Feds Host Encryption Bakeoff
News  |  1/2/2007  | 
Vendors seek contract award for encryption of all government-owned laptops
Apple Bug Bites OS X, Windows
News  |  1/2/2007  | 
An exploit for a newly discovered critical flaw in Apple's QuickTime video app could mean trouble for Mac, PC users
Utimaco Supports ECC
News  |  1/2/2007  | 
Utimaco, The Data Security Company, unveiled support for Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) algorithms
<<   <   Page 4 / 4

Inside the Ransomware Campaigns Targeting Exchange Servers
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  4/2/2021
Beyond MITRE ATT&CK: The Case for a New Cyber Kill Chain
Rik Turner, Principal Analyst, Infrastructure Solutions, Omdia,  3/30/2021
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
2021 Top Enterprise IT Trends
We've identified the key trends that are poised to impact the IT landscape in 2021. Find out why they're important and how they will affect you today!
Flash Poll
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-11
An issue was discovered in libezxml.a in ezXML 0.8.6. The function ezxml_internal_dtd(), while parsing a crafted XML file, performs incorrect memory handling, leading to a NULL pointer dereference while running strcmp() on a NULL pointer.
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-10
Valve Steam through 2021-04-10, when a Source engine game is installed, allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code because of a buffer overflow that occurs for a Steam invite after one click.
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-10
A command execution vulnerability in SonicWall GMS 9.3 allows a remote unauthenticated attacker to locally escalate privilege to root.
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-09
Zoom Chat through 2021-04-09 on Windows and macOS allows certain remote authenticated attackers to execute arbitrary code without user interaction. An attacker must be within the same organization, or an external party who has been accepted as a contact. NOTE: this is specific to the Zoom Chat softw...
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-09
Use after free in screen sharing in Google Chrome prior to 89.0.4389.114 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.