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Content tagged with Authentication posted in March 2019
What the Transition to Smart Cards Can Teach the US Healthcare Industry
Commentary  |  3/21/2019  | 
Healthcare information security suffers from the inherent weakness of using passwords to guard information. Chip-based smart cards could change that.
Stealing Corporate Funds Still Top Goal of Messaging Attacks
News  |  3/19/2019  | 
Cybercriminals focus on collecting credentials, blackmailing users with fake sextortion scams, and convincing privileged employees to transfer cash. The latter still causes the most damage, and some signs suggest it is moving to mobile.
Shifting Attacks Put Increasing ID Fraud Burden on Consumers
News  |  3/8/2019  | 
Card-present fraud is down, but attackers continue to find new strategies, and consumers are paying the price.
Debunking 5 Myths About Zero Trust Security
Commentary  |  3/7/2019  | 
Rather than "trust but verify," a zero trust model assumes that attackers will inevitably get in if they aren't already. However, several misconceptions are impeding its adoption.
4 Ways At-Work Apps Are Vulnerable to Attack
Commentary  |  3/7/2019  | 
Collaboration applications make users and IT teams more efficient. But they come with an added cost: security.
Fighting Alert Fatigue with Actionable Intelligence
Commentary  |  3/6/2019  | 
By fine-tuning security system algorithms, analysts can make alerts intelligent and useful, not merely generators of noise.
Artificial Intelligence: The Terminator of Malware
Commentary  |  3/5/2019  | 
Is it possible that the combination of AI, facial recognition, and the coalescence of global mass-hack data could lead us toward a Skynet-like future?
Startup Armor Scientific Launches Multifactor Identity System
News  |  3/4/2019  | 
Company aims to replace usernames and passwords by combining GPS location, biometrics, and keys issued through a blockchain-based network.


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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-2022-43900
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
IBM WebSphere Automation for IBM Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 1.4.2 could provide a weaker than expected security. A local attacker can create an outbound network connection to another system. IBM X-Force ID: 240827.
CVE-2022-43901
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
IBM WebSphere Automation for IBM Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps 1.4.3 could disclose sensitive information. An authenticated local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to possibly gain information to other IBM WebSphere Automation for IBM Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps components. IBM X-Force ID: 24082...
CVE-2022-2969
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
Delta Industrial Automation DIALink versions prior to v1.5.0.0 Beta 4 uses an external input to construct a pathname intended to identify a file or directory located underneath a restricted parent directory. However, the software does not properly neutralize special elements within the pathname, whi...
CVE-2022-3226
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
An OS command injection vulnerability allows admins to execute code via SSL VPN configuration uploads in Sophos Firewall older than version 19.5 GA.
CVE-2022-3696
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
A post-auth code injection vulnerability allows admins to execute code in Webadmin of Sophos Firewall older than version 19.5 GA.