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Content tagged with Database Security posted in July 2012
Simplifying SQL Injection Detection
News  |  7/26/2012  | 
Black Hat researcher releases new lexical analysis tool that doesn't rely on regular expressions
Oracle Customers Urged To Defend Against DoS
News  |  7/18/2012  | 
Quarterly CPU fixes 87 vulnerabilities, including a Fusion Middleware hole rated a 10
Let's Ask 'Why?'
Commentary  |  7/12/2012  | 
Why are big firms still vulnerable to SQL injection?
Slide Show: 10 Free Database Security Tools
Slideshows  |  7/11/2012  | 
While many database protection suites are an expensive proposition, there are a number of free tools available to organizations seeking cost-effective ways to begin securing their databases
Seemingly Insignificant SQL Injections Lead To Rooted Routers
News  |  7/5/2012  | 
Black Hat researcher to show how vulnerable databases with temporary router information can lead to root-level access of Netgear routers
Healthcare Social Media: New Software Aims To Limit Risks
News  |  7/3/2012  | 
SafeGuard, by OpenQ, monitors medical professionals’ use of public networking platforms to make sure they don't break the law.


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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.