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Content tagged with Database Security posted in December 2011
App And Database Security: Two Halves Of A Whole
News  |  12/28/2011  | 
Limit application privileges to the database and sanitize input to improve data security
Database Security Proxies
Commentary  |  12/22/2011  | 
Using DAM as a security proxy
Data Security, Top Down
Commentary  |  12/15/2011  | 
Focus on what needs to be done, not how to do it
5 Big Database Breaches Of Late 2011
News  |  12/15/2011  | 
Healthcare breaches have dominated the second half of the year. Consider these lessons learned.
Five Big Database Breaches Of 2011's Second Half
News  |  12/14/2011  | 
Healthcare breaches dominate since the summer, with plenty of lessons learned
Can Security Teams And DBAs Play Nicely?
News  |  12/9/2011  | 
Many organizations see database security projects arrive DOA because the DBA is not on board
Patient Data Losses Jump 32%
News  |  12/7/2011  | 
Growing use of mobile devices in healthcare has intensified the security risk associated with managing patient data.
ADMP: DAM For Web Apps
Commentary  |  12/7/2011  | 
A look at the technology that combines application and database protection


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A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

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