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Content tagged with Authentication posted in June 2017
WannaCry Blame Game: Why Delayed Patching is Not the Problem
Commentary  |  6/27/2017  | 
While post mortems about patching, updating, and backups have some value, the best preventative security controls are increased understanding and knowledge.
WannaCry? Youre Not Alone: The 5 Stages of Security Grief
Commentary  |  6/22/2017  | 
As breach after breach hits the news, security professionals cope with the classic experiences of denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance.
Climbing the Security Maturity Ladder in Cloud
Commentary  |  6/15/2017  | 
These five steps will insure that you achieve the broadest coverage for onboarding your most sensitive workloads.
Why Compromised Identities Are ITs Fault
Commentary  |  6/7/2017  | 
The eternal battle between IT and security is the source of the problem.
DNS Is Still the Achilles Heel of the Internet
Partner Perspectives  |  6/1/2017  | 
Domain Name Services is too important to do without, so we better make sure its reliable and incorruptible


Cloud Security Startup Lightspin Emerges From Stealth
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  11/24/2020
Look Beyond the 'Big 5' in Cyberattacks
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  11/25/2020
Why Vulnerable Code Is Shipped Knowingly
Chris Eng, Chief Research Officer, Veracode,  11/30/2020
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Quick Heal Total Security before 19.0 allows attackers with local admin rights to modify sensitive anti virus settings via a brute-attack on the settings password.
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Quick Heal Total Security before version 19.0 transmits quarantine and sysinfo files via clear text.
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Quick Heal Total Security before 19.0 allows attackers with local admin rights to obtain access to files in the File Vault via a brute-force attack on the password.
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CVE-2020-17901
PUBLISHED: 2020-11-30
Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) in PbootCMS 1.3.2 allows attackers to change the password of a user.