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Content tagged with Compliance posted in November 2012
A More Courteous Kidnapper? Ransomware Changes Tactics
News  |  11/21/2012  | 
With an eye to the short term, cybercriminals turn to ransomware, forcing users to pay up or face long clean-up times -- but forgo the full encryption of data that made past attacks so vicious
Four Ways To Turn Insiders Into Assets
News  |  11/20/2012  | 
Stop thinking about employees as threats and train them to make your company harder to attack
Despite Security Worries, Human Resources Allows Social Media At Work
Quick Hits  |  11/19/2012  | 
More than 60 percent of enterprises don't block Facebook, other sites; two-thirds don't monitor employee use
Take Two Aspirin And Steal My Data
Commentary  |  11/19/2012  | 
HIPAA and information security aren't suggestions. They're the law
Finding Rootkits By Monitoring For 'Black Sheep'
News  |  11/9/2012  | 
Looking for kernel changes among flocks of computers can help organizations detect rootkits, according to team of researchers


Crowdsourced vs. Traditional Pen Testing
Alex Haynes, Chief Information Security Officer, CDL,  3/19/2019
BEC Scammer Pleads Guilty
Dark Reading Staff 3/20/2019
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CVE-2019-9978
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-24
The social-warfare plugin before 3.5.3 for WordPress has stored XSS via the wp-admin/admin-post.php?swp_debug=load_options swp_url parameter, as exploited in the wild in March 2019. This affects Social Warfare and Social Warfare Pro.
CVE-2019-9977
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-24
The renderer process in the entertainment system on Tesla Model 3 vehicles mishandles JIT compilation, which allows attackers to trigger firmware code execution, and display a crafted message to vehicle occupants.
CVE-2019-9962
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-24
XnView MP 0.93.1 on Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted file, related to VCRUNTIME140!memcpy.
CVE-2019-9963
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-24
XnView MP 0.93.1 on Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted file, related to ntdll!RtlFreeHeap.
CVE-2019-9964
PUBLISHED: 2019-03-24
XnView MP 0.93.1 on Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted file, related to ntdll!RtlpNtMakeTemporaryKey.