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Content tagged with Compliance posted in October 2007
Researcher: Vonage Vulnerable
News  |  10/26/2007  | 
Popular VOIP service could be subject to spoofing, eavesdropping, and denial of service, Sipera warns
Sprint Adds Laptop Security to Mobile Broadband
News  |  10/25/2007  | 
Wireless carrier is first to distribute Alcatel-Lucent's Laptop Guardian connection card
Is NAC Dying?
News  |  10/24/2007  | 
Frustrated with complexity and cost, many enterprises are retrenching their NAC strategies
Upstart Takes New Tack on Digital Signatures
News  |  10/22/2007  | 
TriCipher's new MySignatureBook enables multiple signers to authorize a single document electronically
Phishing's Future Scapegoats
News  |  10/17/2007  | 
If they don't act soon, frequently-phished companies may be held liable for crimes committed in their names
Wolves in IT Administrators' Clothing?
News  |  10/16/2007  | 
Enterprises, vendors move to safeguard their systems from rogue systems administrators
eBay, PayPal Phishing Exploits Plummet
Quick Hits  |  10/16/2007  | 
Sophos says 21 percent of phishing emails target eBay and PayPal, down from 85 percent last year
Schwarzenegger Terminates CA Retail Data Security Law
News  |  10/15/2007  | 
Minnesota remains only state to outlaw retention of credit card data
Obstacles Nick NAC, But Growth Continues
News  |  10/12/2007  | 
Most companies are getting network access control, but cost and lack of integration still are pain points
IGN Locks Down Endpoints
News  |  10/12/2007  | 
IGN Entertainment uses technology from Bit9 to control what its end users can access - and what they can't
Former IT Admin Convicted of Sabotage
News  |  10/11/2007  | 
Disgruntled staffer faces 10 years in jail after destroying payroll and HR files at Pentastar
Experts: Security Flaws Vary on Social Networking Sites
News  |  10/10/2007  | 
Though often lumped together, MySpace, Facebook, and LinkedIn each have their own security weaknesses
FTC Comes Down Hard on Spammers
News  |  10/10/2007  | 
In separate cases, agency slaps complaints on defendants for identity trafficking, bogus product claims
Are Hackers Piggybacking on Your Wireless Modem?
Quick Hits  |  10/3/2007  | 
UK wireless service provider warns 250,000 customers of modem flaw
Web Hack Exposes Personal Data of 14,000 At Nature Conservancy
News  |  10/2/2007  | 
Attacker accessed data via malware attached to association Website


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Multiple cross-site request forgery (CSRF) and cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Axous 1.1.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that (1) add an administrator account via an addnew action to admin/administrators_add.php; or (2) c...
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