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Content posted in May 2006
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Symantec Sets Out Roadmap
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
Vendor talks up storage, security, and on-demand services
AirTight's Security MOM
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
AirTight eyes large enterprise market with its latest release
Euro Security Initiatives Proposed
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
European Commission plans continent-wide effort to track and analyze security incidents
StillSecure Announces Freeware
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
StillSecure announced that StillSecure Strata Guard Free is available as a VMware virtual appliance for Windows environments
Cloudmark Combats Threats
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
Cloudmark announces a framework that allows email subscribers to participate in live reporting of messaging threats
Investors Dive Into Breach
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
Investors bet $6 million on application firewall vendor's 'out-of-line' approach
When Your Vendor Is Your Problem
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
Market dominance makes Symantec and Microsoft vulnerable, but also creates opportunity for improved security
Logicworks Completes Report
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
Logicworks has successfully completed its Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70 (SAS70), Type II examination
Fortinet Thinks Big
News  |  5/30/2006  | 
The security company has big designs on the carrier market but no immediate plans for an IPO
Fortinet Goes 10-Gig
News  |  5/30/2006  | 
Fortinet strengthened its high-end product portfolio with new load-balancing switch and high-performance security blades
New Worm Promises World Cup Tickets
News  |  5/30/2006  | 
Banwarum's goal is to steal email addresses and flood the network with traffic
Cambia, ITS Team Up
News  |  5/30/2006  | 
Cambia announced a relationship with consulting and services organization Intelligent Technology Systems (ITS)
Breach Announces $6M
News  |  5/30/2006  | 
Breach has received $6 million in Series B financing from two strategic investment firms
RFID Could Aid Border Security
News  |  5/26/2006  | 
Technology's role in potential expansion of US-Visit roils privacy advocates
Applied Identity IDs Dollars
News  |  5/26/2006  | 
Security startup picks up $12 million to help market user-based security control
Data Losses Erode User Confidence
News  |  5/26/2006  | 
CSIA study: Data losses hurt consumer confidence, prevent them from doing e-commerce
Stolen Data: Trouble's Just A Click Away If You Know Where To Look
Commentary  |  5/25/2006  | 
If news of the recent theft of a Veterans Affairs laptop containing records of 26.5 million vets and their spouses has you feeling insecure, here's something you'll really like: marketplaces where this stolen information can be bought and sold so that criminals can not only steal your identity, but gain access to all that your identity provides. While these marketplaces aren't new, I recently sat down with a
Healthcare Firm Secures USB
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
Healthcare staffing firm Martin Fletcher has deployed new technologies and practices to ease security risks from memory sticks and other USB devices
Symantec Vulnerability Revealed
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
EEye Digital Security uncovers remotely exploitable vulnerability in Symantec anti-virus program
Metromesh Security: Strix Strikes Back
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
Well-designed mesh networks are secure
Xceedium Cagey on Comeback
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
Maker of security appliance reinvents itself, but leaves much unsaid
Sourcefire Shapes Up for IPO
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
Security startup clinches $20 million in late-stage funding, eyes a fourth-quarter IPO
Applied Identity Raises $12M
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
Applied Identity announced that it has raised $12 million in Series B funding
ParadigmHealth, Passfaces Unite
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
Passfaces announced that ParadigmHealth will incorporate their authentication technology into its Integrated Care Management offering
Sourcefire Raises $20M
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Sourcefire announced that the company has secured $20 million in late-stage funding led by Meritech Capital Partners
Aerospace, Feds Activate PKI Bridge
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
The US Federal government and the aerospace industry are giving new life to PKI, building a bridge certificate authority to ease federated identity management
Intellinx Unveils Version 2
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Today Intellinx announces Intellinx Version 2 of internal security software
ServGate Acquired in Fire Sale
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Cirond bought the security startup's intellectual property as part of foreclosure sale
IMS Imperils Mobile Security
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Security and IP mobility challenges are driving demand for a new category of convergence gateway equipment, according to Unstrung Insider
Dragnet Snares 565 for Online Fraud
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Global authorities cooperate in the most far-reaching enforcement action ever mounted against online fraud
Oversight Intros SOD
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Oversight announced the first risk-based platform for managing segregation of duties
Sourcefire Lands $20M
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Sourcefire has secured $20 million in late-stage funding led by Meritech
CA Unveils eTrust SCM
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
CA announced eTrust Secure Content Manager (eTrust SCM) r8, a single, unified gateway solution
Westec Intros RMS
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Westec introduced its Remote Management System (RMS)
Brits to Lay Down the Law on Hackers?
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
Sweeping computer security legislation proposed in the UK Parliament could outlaw everyday IT practices
Check Point Offers On-Demand
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
Check Point announced the immediate availability of Check Point Integrity Clientless Security 4.0
IT Managers Walk Tape Tightrope
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
Experts warn of no good reason to use the medium for critical backup and recovery
Metro-Mesh: A Hacker's Paradise?
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
The hidden dangers of the hotzone
Thales Unveils SCADA Security
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
Thales unveiled new functionality for its pioneering Datacryptor Select Application (SA) SCADA security solution introduced last year
Liberty Adds Global Services
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
The Liberty Alliance Project announced its global Web services deployment program
PMC Adds Security
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
PMC-Sierra announced its first System-on-Chip (SOC) solution featuring standards-based integrated hardware security
IBM Puts Weight Behind Web Services Security
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
New appliances from IBM's Datapower unit could make it easier to secure Services Oriented Architecture (SOA) environments
Users Line Up Behind Audit Standard
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
ISO 27001 poised to fill the void in security audit standards and become a global benchmark
GNC Standardizes on iPass
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
GNC has selected iPass to provide a fully integrated mobility solution
AT&T Teams on RFID
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
AT&T announced that it is partnering with industry leaders, Intel, BEA, and Symbol to design and deploy RFID device services and networks
BlueCat, Mirage In NAC Deal
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
BlueCat and Mirage have formed an alliance to deliver the strongest DHCP-based network access control (NAC) available
LiveCargo Unveils Plug-in
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
LiveCargo announced the release of its LiveCargo Outlook Plug-in
Workstream Deploys Third Brigade
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
Third Brigade announced the deployment of its software by Workstream
Thibodaux Picks AEP
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
Thibodaux Regional Medical Center used the AEP Netilla Security Platform (NSP) SSL VPN solution
F5 Receives Subpeona
News  |  5/22/2006  | 
F5 Networks receives subpoena and informal letter of inquiry regarding stock option grants
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Qemu emulator <= 3.0.0 built with the NE2000 NIC emulation support is vulnerable to an integer overflow, which could lead to buffer overflow issue. It could occur when receiving packets over the network. A user inside guest could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process resulting in DoS.
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The Microsoft Windows Installer for Atlassian Fisheye and Crucible before version 4.6.1 allows local attackers to escalate privileges because of weak permissions on the installation directory.
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Z-BlogPHP (Zero) has a stored XSS Vulnerability in zb_system/function/c_system_admin.php via the Content-Type header during the uploading of image attachments.
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Advanced HRM 1.6 allows Remote Code Execution via PHP code in a .php file to the user/update-user-avatar URI, which can be accessed through an "Update Profile" "Change Picture" (aka user/edit-profile) action.
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XSS exists in the MetInfo 6.1.2 admin/index.php page via the anyid parameter.