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Content tagged with Compliance posted in February 2007
Government Targets Insider Threat
News  |  2/28/2007  | 
Defense, Justice, and HUD developing new strategies for stopping internal security leaks
Black Hat Cancels RFID Demo
News  |  2/27/2007  | 
Badge, smartcard patent holder threatens lawsuit over cloning presentation
A Virtual Post-It, Perhaps
News  |  2/26/2007  | 
Keeping all those passwords straight - not to mention secure - can suck up a lot of brain power
Black Hats Focus on Apps
News  |  2/23/2007  | 
DC convention shows security researchers are shifting away from network infrastructure - and toward applications
Top 10 Admin Passwords to Avoid
News  |  2/22/2007  | 
Don't want hackers to guess the password for that critical server or application? Stay away from these
Cisco's Web Security Play
News  |  2/21/2007  | 
Acquisition of Reactivity could pave way to network-based solutions for Web 2.0, SOA
VMs Create Potential Risks
News  |  2/21/2007  | 
Convenient and efficient, virtual machines can also increase your security exposure
Insider Tries to Steal $400 Million at DuPont
News  |  2/16/2007  | 
Unusual computer activity is tipoff in successful case against chemist who tried to steal intellectual property for his new employer
3G Card Secures Laptops
News  |  2/15/2007  | 
3G cellular-based add-on secures data in the event of malware infection, laptop loss, or theft
Are 'Sealed' Websites Any Safer?
News  |  2/9/2007  | 
Website seals are designed to make buyers feel safer. But are sites with seals really more secure?
IBM's Stealthy Security Play
News  |  2/8/2007  | 
After being acquired by IBM in August, ISS is doubling in size, tripling its customer pipeline, and laying the groundwork for a major security push by Big Blue, top exec says
Microsoft Vision Raises Questions
News  |  2/6/2007  | 
Past developments suggest that Microsoft's future security road may be a bumpy ride
NAC: Can't Get No Satisfaction
News  |  2/2/2007  | 
Vendors prepare to shore up the shortcomings of network access control at RSA conference next week
EMC Kicks Off With Security
News  |  2/2/2007  | 
'Robust' product refresh cycle begins, with RSA security built into Symmetrix
To Enter, Act Like Yourself
News  |  2/1/2007  | 
Behavior-based biometrics to ID you by the way you speak, type, move your mouse, and more
Microsoft Debuts VPN Appliance
News  |  2/1/2007  | 
SSL-based Intelligent Application Gateway is latest offering in its Forefront security product line
ID Management: A Matter of Entitlement
News  |  2/1/2007  | 
The need for compliance is driving authorization, integration, and automation in identity management


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Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  6/20/2019
Pledges to Not Pay Ransomware Hit Reality
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  6/21/2019
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CVE-2019-12949
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-25
In pfSense 2.4.4-p2 and 2.4.4-p3, if it is possible to trick an authenticated administrator into clicking on a button on a phishing page, an attacker can leverage XSS to upload arbitrary executable code, via diag_command.php and rrd_fetch_json.php (timePeriod parameter), to a server. Then, the remot...
CVE-2019-12957
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-25
In Xpdf 4.01.01, a buffer over-read could be triggered in FoFiType1C::convertToType1 in fofi/FoFiType1C.cc when the index number is larger than the charset array bounds. It can, for example, be triggered by sending a crafted PDF document to the pdftops tool. It allows an attacker to use a crafted pd...
CVE-2019-12958
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-25
In Xpdf 4.01.01, a heap-based buffer over-read could be triggered in FoFiType1C::convertToType0 in fofi/FoFiType1C.cc when it is trying to access the second privateDicts array element, because the privateDicts array has only one element allocated.
CVE-2019-12951
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-24
An issue was discovered in Mongoose before 6.15. The parse_mqtt() function in mg_mqtt.c has a critical heap-based buffer overflow.
CVE-2019-10689
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-24
VVX products using UCS software version 5.9.2 and earlier with Better Together over Ethernet Connector (BToE) application version 3.9.1 and earlier provides insufficient authentication between the BToE application and the BToE component, resulting in leakage of sensitive information.