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Content tagged with Compliance posted in November 2010
Report: Biometrics And One-Time Passwords Gaining Traction Among Consumers
News  |  11/30/2010  | 
Improved technology, growing familiarity making alternative authentication more palatable to consumers
Researchers Uncover Holes In WebOS Smartphones
News  |  11/23/2010  | 
Linux-based platform prone to Web-injection vulnerabilities and targeted attacks for stealing data
Check Point Survey: More Than Half Of U.K. Corporate Laptops Are Not Protected Against Theft Or Data Loss
News  |  11/22/2010  | 
A majority of businesses are potentially vulnerable to unauthorized network access
Slide Show: Extreme And Alternative Authentication Methods
Slideshows  |  11/16/2010  | 
Passwords are the weakest link in access control, but there are plenty of other, less-traveled options for authentication
Images Could Change The Authentication Picture
News  |  11/3/2010  | 
New technologies leveraging brain's ability to recognize, remember images could propel image-based authentication commercially
Tackling Insider Fraud From The Outside-In
News  |  11/1/2010  | 
Companies should use the same technologies that authenticate external customers to monitor employees and watch for insider attacks

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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.