News & Commentary

Content tagged with Compliance posted in November 2011
Partner Management: Assessing Compliance Capability And Willingness
Commentary  |  11/27/2011  | 
The first step is to determine the partner's understanding of its responsibility and ability to comply
Partner Management: Compliance Program Is Essential
Commentary  |  11/26/2011  | 
Understanding the risk associated with a partner relationship and managing it accordingly is key
Five Ways To Secure The Consumer IT Invasion At Work
News  |  11/23/2011  | 
Companies have had to deal with increasing amounts of worker-owned device in the networks
PCI Rules Apply Even On Black Friday
News  |  11/23/2011  | 
Uptime might be the name of the game during the holiday shopping season, but retailers need to balance the focus with security and compliance best practices
Firms Slow To Secure Flaws In Embedded Devices
News  |  11/22/2011  | 
While operating systems and PC applications have evolved fast patch mechanisms, the proliferation of slow-to-patch embedded devices leaves companies vulnerable
APT Or Not APT? Discovering Who Is Attacking The Network
News  |  11/21/2011  | 
Corporate networks face a variety of attacks every day, yet pinpointing the most serious attacks are no easy matter
Baking Strong Authentication Into Client Devices
News  |  11/14/2011  | 
MasterCard, Symantec's VeriSign VIP support new Intel Core two-factor authentication technology
Survey Shows Slack Security 'Tudes
Quick Hits  |  11/10/2011  | 
One-third of users say security policy doesn't matter, and one-fourth don't worry about security
Teaming Up To Take Down Threats
News  |  11/10/2011  | 
Security professionals are leery of one-way public-private partnerships, but Operation Ghost Click shows that the model is necessary to take on international threats
Companies Should Embrace, Not Fear, The iPad
News  |  11/7/2011  | 
The mobile devices bring a different set of threats, but more employees on hard-to-hack tablets means better security
Financial Institutions Shoring Up Compliance Plans For FFIEC Deadline
News  |  11/7/2011  | 
Most large to midsize banks are well on their way with at least a road map to comply with tougher FFIEC authentication and anti-fraud guidelines
Half Of All The World's Spam Now Out Of Asia
Quick Hits  |  11/1/2011  | 
New Sophos 'Dirty Dozen' spam report still has the U.S. as the No. 1 spammer, but South Korea becoming a major producer as well


WebAuthn, FIDO2 Infuse Browsers, Platforms with Strong Authentication
John Fontana, Standards & Identity Analyst, Yubico,  9/19/2018
NSS Labs Files Antitrust Suit Against Symantec, CrowdStrike, ESET, AMTSO
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  9/19/2018
Turn the NIST Cybersecurity Framework into Reality: 5 Steps
Mukul Kumar & Anupam Sahai, CISO & VP of Cyber Practice and VP Product Management, Cavirin Systems,  9/20/2018
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon Contest
Write a Caption, Win a Starbucks Card! Click Here
Latest Comment: Are you sure this is how we get our data into the cloud?
Current Issue
Flash Poll
The Risk Management Struggle
The Risk Management Struggle
The majority of organizations are struggling to implement a risk-based approach to security even though risk reduction has become the primary metric for measuring the effectiveness of enterprise security strategies. Read the report and get more details today!
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2018-14633
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-25
A security flaw was found in the chap_server_compute_md5() function in the ISCSI target code in the Linux kernel in a way an authentication request from an ISCSI initiator is processed. An unauthenticated remote attacker can cause a stack buffer overflow and smash up to 17 bytes of the stack. The at...
CVE-2018-14647
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-25
Python's elementtree C accelerator failed to initialise Expat's hash salt during initialization. This could make it easy to conduct denial of service attacks against Expat by contructing an XML document that would cause pathological hash collisions in Expat's internal data structures, consuming larg...
CVE-2018-10502
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
This vulnerability allows local attackers to escalate privileges on vulnerable installations of Samsung Galaxy Apps Fixed in version 4.2.18.2. An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute low-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exist...
CVE-2018-11614
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to escalate privileges on vulnerable installations of Samsung Members Fixed in version 2.4.25. An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute low-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists wit...
CVE-2018-14318
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Samsung Galaxy S8 G950FXXU1AQL5. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must have their cellular radios enabled. The specific flaw exists within the handling of ...