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Content tagged with Compliance posted in October 2006
HSPD-12's Toothless Deadline
News  |  10/27/2006  | 
US federal government's mandate for physical and logical security plagued by confusion, lack of funding
Mending Holes in the Blogosphere
News  |  10/27/2006  | 
Free Vox blogging service controls JavaScript, lets bloggers set privacy controls
Microsoft Promises Open Email Security
News  |  10/23/2006  | 
Microsoft pulled its Sender ID email authentication protocol under its OSP program to promote development of the once-controversial spec
Phishers' Catch: Better Than Expected
News  |  10/19/2006  | 
A new study from the University of Indiana indicates that phishers are more successful at catching users than most industry estimates suggest
ISPs Plan Security Push
News  |  10/18/2006  | 
New opportunities, public criticism drive service providers to develop more comprehensive security services
CSRF Vulnerability: A 'Sleeping Giant'
News  |  10/17/2006  | 
A mostly unknown Web vulnerability called Cross-Site Request Forgery could be the next attack vector on your Website
Power Pay
News  |  10/13/2006  | 
As the 2006 holiday season looms, retailers consider bypassing credit cards in favor of more secure online payment options
Anti-Malware Tools Trip Up IE7 Install
News  |  10/13/2006  | 
Temporarily disable your anti-malware apps before installing new Internet Explorer, says Microsoft
A-Listing Your Apps
News  |  10/12/2006  | 
Enterprises enlist app whitelisting to combat malware and unauthorized tools, but the approach has a dark side
Low-Cost PCs Pose Risk
News  |  10/9/2006  | 
Benefactors look to secure millions of identical computers to be unleashed in One Laptop Per Child initiative
Diebold Disses Democracy
News  |  10/9/2006  | 
Technologists may be surprised by how far things can get off track when the law embraces bad security ideas for no apparent reason
A Secure Channel for Customers
News  |  10/6/2006  | 
A startup is developing the means to bypass phishers and hackers with a secure link to clients


Crowdsourced vs. Traditional Pen Testing
Alex Haynes, Chief Information Security Officer, CDL,  3/19/2019
BEC Scammer Pleads Guilty
Dark Reading Staff 3/20/2019
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CVE-2018-20031
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
A Denial of Service vulnerability related to preemptive item deletion in lmgrd and vendor daemon components of FlexNet Publisher version 11.16.1.0 and earlier allows a remote attacker to send a combination of messages to lmgrd or the vendor daemon, causing the heartbeat between lmgrd and the vendor ...
CVE-2018-20032
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
A Denial of Service vulnerability related to message decoding in lmgrd and vendor daemon components of FlexNet Publisher version 11.16.1.0 and earlier allows a remote attacker to send a combination of messages to lmgrd or the vendor daemon, causing the heartbeat between lmgrd and the vendor daemon t...
CVE-2018-20034
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
A Denial of Service vulnerability related to adding an item to a list in lmgrd and vendor daemon components of FlexNet Publisher version 11.16.1.0 and earlier allows a remote attacker to send a combination of messages to lmgrd or the vendor daemon, causing the heartbeat between lmgrd and the vendor ...
CVE-2019-3855
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
An integer overflow flaw which could lead to an out of bounds write was discovered in libssh2 before 1.8.1 in the way packets are read from the server. A remote attacker who compromises a SSH server may be able to execute code on the client system when a user connects to the server.
CVE-2019-3858
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-21
An out of bounds read flaw was discovered in libssh2 before 1.8.1 when a specially crafted SFTP packet is received from the server. A remote attacker who compromises a SSH server may be able to cause a Denial of Service or read data in the client memory.