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Content tagged with Perimeter posted in December 2013
Update Now! A Holiday Carol
Commentary  |  12/20/2013  | 
In the spirit of the holidays, a cautionary tale set to the tune of a classic Christmas song
Target Confirms Massive Breach Affects 40 Million Customers
News  |  12/20/2013  | 
Target says data breach issue 'has been resolved,' but customers are up in arms
Using NetFlow Data For More Robust Network Security
News  |  12/19/2013  | 
NetFlow can prove a powerful tool for spotting dangerous traffic patterns
Cybersecurity Accelerator Set To Fast-Track A New Round Of Startups
Quick Hits  |  12/18/2013  | 
Mach37 accelerator opens a new season of business and funding assistance for cybersecurity startups
Using The Human Perimeter To Detect Outside Attacks
News  |  12/4/2013  | 
The right training and reporting mechanisms can make it possible to crowdsource human observation of suspicious emails and potential attacks for faster detection


NSA Appoints Rob Joyce as Cyber Director
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CVE-2021-21238
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-21
PySAML2 is a pure python implementation of SAML Version 2 Standard. PySAML2 before 6.5.0 has an improper verification of cryptographic signature vulnerability. All users of pysaml2 that need to validate signed SAML documents are impacted. The vulnerability is a variant of XML Signature wrapping bec...
CVE-2021-21239
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-21
PySAML2 is a pure python implementation of SAML Version 2 Standard. PySAML2 before 6.5.0 has an improper verification of cryptographic signature vulnerability. Users of pysaml2 that use the default CryptoBackendXmlSec1 backend and need to verify signed SAML documents are impacted. PySAML2 does not ...
CVE-2021-21253
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-21
OnlineVotingSystem is an open source project hosted on GitHub. OnlineVotingSystem before version 1.1.2 hashes user passwords without a salt, which is vulnerable to dictionary attacks. Therefore there is a threat of security breach in the voting system. Without a salt, it is much easier for attacker...
CVE-2020-4966
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-21
IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence 5.2.6 does not set the secure attribute on authorization tokens or session cookies. Attackers may be able to get the cookie values by sending a http:// link to a user or by planting this link in a site the user goes to. The cookie will be sent to the...
CVE-2020-4968
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-21
IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence 5.2.6 uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt highly sensitive information. IBM X-Force ID: 192427.