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Content tagged with Privacy posted in November 2015
Parsing What Is Reasonable In Security, Post FTC v Wyndham
Commentary  |  11/24/2015  | 
In today's regulatory climate, companies can no longer depend on technology solutions alone for example, SIEM -- to protect corporate data and customer privacy. Here's why.
Google Study Finds Email Security A Mixed Bag
News  |  11/13/2015  | 
The use of encryption and authentication mechanisms by Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft has improved security -- but problems remain.
Why Threat Intelligence Feels Like A Game Of Connect Four
Commentary  |  11/10/2015  | 
In real life, solving the cybersecurity puzzle has many challenges. But shared wisdom and community defense models are making it easier to connect the dots.
U.K. Bill Aims To Limit Use Of Encryption
Quick Hits  |  11/3/2015  | 
Members of British government taking a stab what members of American government have also been attempting to push through.
Kicking Off A New Era For Policing Cybersecurity
Commentary  |  11/3/2015  | 
In the wake of FTC v. Wyndham, government agencies are becoming more aggressive about protecting corporate data and customer privacy. But the new rules are very much a work in progress.


New Mexico Man Sentenced on DDoS, Gun Charges
Dark Reading Staff 5/18/2018
Is Threat Intelligence Garbage?
Chris McDaniels, Chief Information Security Officer of Mosaic451,  5/23/2018
Cracking 2FA: How It's Done and How to Stay Safe
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  5/17/2018
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CVE-2018-11415
PUBLISHED: 2018-05-24
SAP Internet Transaction Server (ITS) 6200.X.X has Reflected Cross Site Scripting (XSS) via certain wgate URIs. NOTE: the vendor has reportedly indicated that there will not be any further releases of this product.
CVE-2018-11412
PUBLISHED: 2018-05-24
In the Linux kernel 4.13 through 4.16.11, ext4_read_inline_data() in fs/ext4/inline.c performs a memcpy with an untrusted length value in certain circumstances involving a crafted filesystem that stores the system.data extended attribute value in a dedicated inode.
CVE-2018-11413
PUBLISHED: 2018-05-24
An issue was discovered in BearAdmin 0.5. Remote attackers can download arbitrary files via /admin/databack/download.html?name= directory traversal sequences, as demonstrated by name=../application/database.php to read the MySQL credentials in the configuration.
CVE-2018-11414
PUBLISHED: 2018-05-24
An issue was discovered in BearAdmin 0.5. There is admin/admin_log/index.html?user_id= SQL injection because admin\controller\AdminLog.php constructs a MySQL query improperly.
CVE-2018-10593
PUBLISHED: 2018-05-24
A vulnerability in DB Manager version 3.0.1.0 and previous and PerformA version 3.0.0.0 and previous allows an authorized user with access to a privileged account on a BD Kiestra system (Kiestra TLA, Kiestra WCA, and InoqulA+ specimen processor) to issue SQL commands, which may result in data corrup...