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Content tagged with Compliance posted in November 2009
Many Enterprises Still Struggling With Remote Security, Cisco Study Finds
Quick Hits  |  11/23/2009  | 
Businesses still not prepared for mobile devices, operational disruptions, report says
Startup Promises 'Disruptive,' Hardware-Based Endpoint Security Solution
News  |  11/17/2009  | 
InZero box creates 'sandbox' that quarantines malware from PC, inventors say
Only Half Of CEOs Strongly Support Data Security Efforts
Quick Hits  |  11/17/2009  | 
New Ponemon study finds lack of executive buy-in for security, disconnects between IT and security, and U.S. firms less confident of their data security
How To Protect Your Assets When Working With Third Parties
News  |  11/12/2009  | 
A number of insurance products protect against loss arising from IT-related risks
Researchers Building Tools To Clean Up Infected Smart Phones Via The Wireless Network
News  |  11/10/2009  | 
Georgia Tech working on tools for wireless providers to fix compromised phones remotely
Enterprise Adoption Of Social Networking, Collaborative Apps Jumps Worldwide
Quick Hits  |  11/10/2009  | 
Live data gathered from real enterprise networks shows major presence of Twitter, Facebook, SharePoint raises security concerns

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Paul Kurtz, CEO & Cofounder, TruSTAR Technology,  3/20/2018
A Look at Cybercrime's Banal Nature
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  3/20/2018
City of Atlanta Hit with Ransomware Attack
Dark Reading Staff 3/23/2018
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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.