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Content tagged with Compliance posted in December 2010
Happy Holidays From Dark Reading
Quick Hits  |  12/23/2010  | 
Dark Reading staff takes brief hiatus; rebooting on Jan. 3
Password Diversity Urged In Wake Of Gawker Attack
News  |  12/17/2010  | 
One of biggest threats is reuse of hacked credentials on other websites
Compliance Means Getting A Handle On Insider Threats
News  |  12/16/2010  | 
When the auditors come, they'll be looking at your internal controls as well as your external defenses. Will you be ready?
Tech Insight: Two-Factor Authentication Alone Isn't Enough
News  |  12/10/2010  | 
Protecting online banking customers entails a more holistic approach by banks that includes risk-based authentication, browser protection, and fraud monitoring
Holiday Rush Leaves Smartphones At Risk
Quick Hits  |  12/9/2010  | 
Symantec study finds smartphone users planning to use their mobile devices for work, personal purposes during the holidays
Google Ready To Test Chrome OS
News  |  12/9/2010  | 
Program participants will receive a Google-commissioned netbook, designated Cr-48, with Chrome OS installed
Endpoints More At Risk Than Ever, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  12/8/2010  | 
Threat of malware, application vulnerabilities continues to increase, Ponemon finds
Lost Laptops Cost Companies Billions, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  12/3/2010  | 
Cost of data exposure dwarfs the cost of lost equipment, according to Intel/Ponemon report


New Cold Boot Attack Gives Hackers the Keys to PCs, Macs
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  9/13/2018
Yahoo Class-Action Suits Set for Settlement
Dark Reading Staff 9/17/2018
RDP Ports Prove Hot Commodities on the Dark Web
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  9/17/2018
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CVE-2018-17177
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-18
An issue was discovered on Neato Botvac Connected 2.2.0 and Botvac 85 1.2.1 devices. Static encryption is used for the copying of so-called "black box" logs (event logs and core dumps) to a USB stick. These logs are RC4-encrypted with a 9-character password of *^JEd4W!I that is obfuscated ...
CVE-2018-17178
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-18
An issue was discovered on Neato Botvac Connected 2.2.0 devices. They execute unauthenticated manual drive commands (sent to /bin/webserver on port 8081) if they already have an active session. Commands like forward, back, arc-left, arc-right, pivot-left, and pivot-right are executed even though the...
CVE-2018-11869
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-18
In all android releases(Android for MSM, Firefox OS for MSM, QRD Android) from CAF using the linux kernel, lack of length validation check for value received from firmware can lead to buffer overflow in WMA handler.
CVE-2018-17176
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-18
A replay issue was discovered on Neato Botvac Connected 2.2.0 devices. Manual control mode requires authentication, but once recorded, the authentication (always transmitted in cleartext) can be replayed to /bin/webserver on port 8081. There are no nonces, and timestamps are not checked at all.
CVE-2018-11852
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-18
In all android releases(Android for MSM, Firefox OS for MSM, QRD Android) from CAF using the linux kernel, improper check In the WMA API for the inputs received from the firmware and then fills the same to the host structure will lead to OOB write.