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Content tagged with Authentication posted in November 2018
Another Microsoft MFA Outage Affects Multiple Services
Quick Hits  |  11/27/2018  | 
Once again, multifactor authentication issues have caused login problems for users across Office 365 and Azure, among other services.
8 Tips for Preventing Credential Theft Attacks on Critical Infrastructure
Commentary  |  11/27/2018  | 
Stolen credentials for industrial control system workstations are fast becoming the modus operandi for ICS attacks by cybercriminals.
Empathy: The Next Killer App for Cybersecurity?
Commentary  |  11/13/2018  | 
The toughest security problems involve people not technology. Here's how to motivate your frontline employees all the way from the service desk to the corner office.
Guilty Plea Made in Massive International Cell Phone Fraud Case
Quick Hits  |  11/9/2018  | 
A former West Palm Beach resident is the fifth defendant to plead guilty in a case involving thousands of victims.
Why Password Management and Security Strategies Fall Short
News  |  11/7/2018  | 
Researchers say companies need to rethink their password training and take a more holistic approach to security.
Where Is the Consumer Outrage about Data Breaches?
Commentary  |  11/1/2018  | 
Facebook, Equifax, Cambridge Analytica Why do breaches of incomprehensible magnitude lead to a quick recovery for the businesses that lost or abused the data and such little lasting impact for the people whose information is stolen.
FIFA Reveals Second Hack
Quick Hits  |  11/1/2018  | 
Successful phishing campaign leads attackers to confidential information of world soccer's governing body.


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I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
News
Attacks on Kaseya Servers Led to Ransomware in Less Than 2 Hours
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
Commentary
It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
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CVE-2021-32790
PUBLISHED: 2021-07-26
Woocommerce is an open source eCommerce plugin for WordPress. An SQL injection vulnerability impacts all WooCommerce sites running the WooCommerce plugin between version 3.3.0 and 3.3.6. Malicious actors (already) having admin access, or API keys to the WooCommerce site can exploit vulnerable endpoi...
CVE-2021-32791
PUBLISHED: 2021-07-26
mod_auth_openidc is an authentication/authorization module for the Apache 2.x HTTP server that functions as an OpenID Connect Relying Party, authenticating users against an OpenID Connect Provider. In mod_auth_openidc before version 2.4.9, the AES GCM encryption in mod_auth_openidc uses a static IV ...
CVE-2021-32792
PUBLISHED: 2021-07-26
mod_auth_openidc is an authentication/authorization module for the Apache 2.x HTTP server that functions as an OpenID Connect Relying Party, authenticating users against an OpenID Connect Provider. In mod_auth_openidc before version 2.4.9, there is an XSS vulnerability in when using `OIDCPreservePos...
CVE-2021-25801
PUBLISHED: 2021-07-26
A buffer overflow vulnerability in the __Parse_indx component of VideoLAN VLC Media Player 3.0.11 allows attackers to cause an out-of-bounds read via a crafted .avi file.
CVE-2021-25802
PUBLISHED: 2021-07-26
A buffer overflow vulnerability in the AVI_ExtractSubtitle component of VideoLAN VLC Media Player 3.0.11 allows attackers to cause an out-of-bounds read via a crafted .avi file.