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Content tagged with Database Security posted in May 2013
5 Big Database Breaches Of Spring 2013
News  |  5/30/2013  | 
Learning from the most recent impactful breaches of 2013
De-FUD-ing Privileged User Management
Commentary  |  5/24/2013  | 
A helpful contrast shows you what not to do
Myth-Busting SQL- And Other Injection Attacks
News  |  5/21/2013  | 
Black Hat injection-attacks instructor dishes on the complexity of SQL injection and the prevalence of lesser-known injection attacks
Why Database Monitoring?
Commentary  |  5/17/2013  | 
Hoping other people detect your breach before you lose millions is not a good strategy
Boston Children's Hospital Tackles Teen Records Privacy
News  |  5/16/2013  | 
Boston Children's Hospital's pioneering approach would bar parents from seeing sensitive portions of their children's personal health records.
British Universities Given Funds For Cyber Security Program
News  |  5/10/2013  | 
U.K. government provides grants to University of Oxford and Royal Holloway, University of London to fund doctoral programs in cyber security.
Health IT Execs' Top Worries: Security, BYOD, Cloud
News  |  5/9/2013  | 
Personal mobile devices still present huge security challenge, say HIMSS Analytics focus group participants.
10 Reasons SQL Injection Still Works
News  |  5/8/2013  | 
Developer techniques, business process choices, and attacker preferences all play a part in the continued relevance of SQLi


When It Comes To Security Tools, More Isn't More
Lamont Orange, Chief Information Security Officer at Netskope,  1/11/2021
US Capitol Attack a Wake-up Call for the Integration of Physical & IT Security
Seth Rosenblatt, Contributing Writer,  1/11/2021
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CVE-2021-22166
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
An attacker could cause a Prometheus denial of service in GitLab 13.7+ by sending an HTTP request with a malformed method
CVE-2021-22167
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
An issue has been discovered in GitLab affecting all versions starting from 12.1. Incorrect headers in specific project page allows attacker to have a temporary read access to the private repository
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PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
A regular expression denial of service issue has been discovered in NuGet API affecting all versions of GitLab starting from version 12.8.
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PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
Insufficient validation of authentication parameters in GitLab Pages for GitLab 11.5+ allows an attacker to steal a victim's API token if they click on a maliciously crafted link
CVE-2020-26414
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
An issue has been discovered in GitLab affecting all versions starting from 12.4. The regex used for package names is written in a way that makes execution time have quadratic growth based on the length of the malicious input string.