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Content tagged with Database Security posted in June 2012
FTC Takes On Wyndham For Security Lapses
News  |  6/27/2012  | 
Lawsuit alleges deceptive practice in privacy policy following three breaches in two years
Healthcare Patient Data Laws Outdated: Consumers Union
News  |  6/27/2012  | 
Laws covering privacy and security of health data haven't kept pace with changes in health IT, report from Consumers Union and Center for Democracy and Technology says.
6 Biggest Breaches Of 2012 So Far
News  |  6/20/2012  | 
Take stock and learn from the mistakes of others
Johns Hopkins Embraces Single-Sign On Technology
News  |  6/15/2012  | 
Simple badge taps let medical personnel quickly and securely log on to any of the institution's hundreds of publicly accessed hospital workstations.
Expect A Surge In Breaches Following MySQL Vulnerability
News  |  6/13/2012  | 
Vulnerability is so easily attacked and so prevalent that we're bound for a bump in database exposures
6.5 Million LinkedIn Users Possibly Exposed
News  |  6/6/2012  | 
Report now at least partially confirmed by the social network


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CVE-2020-27974
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-28
NeoPost Mail Accounting Software Pro 5.0.6 allows php/Commun/FUS_SCM_BlockStart.php?code= XSS.
CVE-2020-27975
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-28
osCommerce Phoenix CE before 1.0.5.4 allows admin/define_language.php CSRF.
CVE-2020-27976
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-28
osCommerce Phoenix CE before 1.0.5.4 allows OS command injection remotely. Within admin/mail.php, a from POST parameter can be passed to the application. This affects the PHP mail function, and the sendmail -f option.
CVE-2020-27978
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-28
Shibboleth Identify Provider 3.x before 3.4.6 has a denial of service flaw. A remote unauthenticated attacker can cause a login flow to trigger Java heap exhaustion due to the creation of objects in the Java Servlet container session.
CVE-2020-22552
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-28
The Snap7 server component in version 1.4.1, when an attacker sends a crafted packet with COTP protocol the last-data-unit flag set to No and S7 writes a var function, the Snap7 server will be crashed.