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Content tagged with Database Security posted in February 2013
Segmentation Can Increase Risks If Firewalls Aren't Managed Well
News  |  2/27/2013  | 
The multiplication of internal firewalls to comply with regulations and minimize risk to critical databases and applications has created a rat's nest of firewall configuration issues
Security And Privacy Legal Cases Vie For 2013 Headlines
News  |  2/19/2013  | 
Bottom-line repercussions for database breaches, insider activity, poor access controls, and more
Security Analytics And Big Data
Commentary  |  2/13/2013  | 
Does big data impact security?
Database Encryption Depends On Effective Key Management
News  |  2/12/2013  | 
You wouldn't leave your keys in your car—so don't leave encryption keys stored next to the database
Restarting Database Security
Commentary  |  2/6/2013  | 
Why companies ask for a database security program
Backup Databases: The Data Security Achilles' Heel
News  |  2/5/2013  | 
The same sensitive information on production databases resides on backups -- protect them accordingly


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CVE-2018-15504
PUBLISHED: 2018-08-18
An issue was discovered in Embedthis GoAhead before 4.0.1 and Appweb before 7.0.2. The server mishandles some HTTP request fields associated with time, which results in a NULL pointer dereference, as demonstrated by If-Modified-Since or If-Unmodified-Since with a month greater than 11.
CVE-2018-15505
PUBLISHED: 2018-08-18
An issue was discovered in Embedthis GoAhead before 4.0.1 and Appweb before 7.0.2. An HTTP POST request with a specially crafted "Host" header field may cause a NULL pointer dereference and thus cause a denial of service, as demonstrated by the lack of a trailing ']' character in an IPv6 a...
CVE-2018-15492
PUBLISHED: 2018-08-18
A vulnerability in the lservnt.exe component of Sentinel License Manager version 8.5.3.35 (fixed in 8.5.3.2403) causes UDP amplification.
CVE-2018-15494
PUBLISHED: 2018-08-18
In Dojo Toolkit before 1.14, there is unescaped string injection in dojox/Grid/DataGrid.
CVE-2018-15495
PUBLISHED: 2018-08-18
/filemanager/upload.php in Responsive FileManager before 9.13.3 allows Directory Traversal and SSRF because the url parameter is used directly in a curl_exec call, as demonstrated by a file:///etc/passwd value.