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Content tagged with Compliance posted in October 2013
Identity Management In The Cloud
News  |  10/25/2013  | 
Managing and securing user identities in the cloud is getting complicated.
Catching Mobile Malware In The Corporate Network
News  |  10/23/2013  | 
As more malicious mobile apps arrive, security firms roll out different methods of detecting the malware inside business networks
Catching Malware With DNS As A Service
News  |  10/21/2013  | 
A cloud provider used to be the low-cost option for domain-name system (DNS) services, but the ability to act as a security proxy has convinced many that cloud is better
Firms, Researchers Seek Better Ways To Detect Evasive Threats
News  |  10/4/2013  | 
As defenders increasing use dynamic analysis and sandboxes, attackers have adopted a number of evasion techniques forcing security firms and researchers to adapt
Securing More Vulnerabilities By Patching Less
News  |  10/2/2013  | 
Companies need to focus on not just fixing known vulnerabilities, but closing potential attack vectors
5 Reasons Every Company Should Have A Honeypot
News  |  10/1/2013  | 
A staple of the computer-security toolbox for more than two decades, honeypots can provide companies with unique benefits

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Published: 2017-05-09
NScript in mpengine in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine with Engine Version before 1.1.13704.0, as used in Windows Defender and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (type confusion and application crash) via crafted JavaScript code within ...

Published: 2017-05-08
unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

Published: 2017-05-08
A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

Published: 2017-05-08
Improper checks for unusual or exceptional conditions in Brocade NetIron 05.8.00 and later releases up to and including 06.1.00, when the Management Module is continuously scanned on port 22, may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and reload) of the management module.

Published: 2017-05-08
Nextcloud Server before 11.0.3 is vulnerable to an inadequate escaping leading to a XSS vulnerability in the search module. To be exploitable a user has to write or paste malicious content into the search dialogue.