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Content tagged with Compliance posted in February 2010
Microsoft, Researchers Team Up And Tear Down Major Spamming Botnet
News  |  2/25/2010  | 
Unprecedented court order helped dismantle Waledac, the second-gen iteration of the Storm botnet; here's how the undercover operation went down
FBI Investigating Web Spycam
News  |  2/24/2010  | 
As a federal investigation begins, a security researcher has uncovered evidence related to the case and provided a way to identify the surveillance software
Attack Unmasks User Behind The Browser
News  |  2/23/2010  | 
Researchers develop proof-of-concept that exploits social networking patterns to 'deanonymize' online users
Researchers: Rootkits Work Nicely On Smartphones, Thank You
News  |  2/23/2010  | 
Rootkit-based exploits could include eavesdropping, user locator, Rutgers study finds
The Top 10 Enterprise Botnets
News  |  2/17/2010  | 
A Zeus botnet was one of the most prevalent to infiltrate U.S. enterprises last year, according to new data culled from Damballa customer networks
Shell Employee Directory Leaked, Allegedly By Activist Workers
Quick Hits  |  2/12/2010  | 
Oil company acknowledges leak, but says it isn't sure current employees did the deed
New Technology Offers Secure Electronic Payment Via Mobile Phones
News  |  2/11/2010  | 
Oxford University's technology provides secure channel for making peer-to-peer and person-to-person payments
New Banking Trojan Discovered Targeting Businesses' Financial Accounts
News  |  2/9/2010  | 
Bugat Trojan spread via the Zbot/Zeus botnet, say SecureWorks researchers
China Nudges Out U.S. For Most Bot-Infected Machines
Quick Hits  |  2/9/2010  | 
More than half of all SQL injection attacks in Q4 2009 came out of China, new McAfee report says


Small Business Security: 5 Tips on How and Where to Start
Mike Puglia, Chief Strategy Officer at Kaseya,  2/13/2020
Architectural Analysis IDs 78 Specific Risks in Machine-Learning Systems
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer,  2/13/2020
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CVE-2020-9308
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
archive_read_support_format_rar5.c in libarchive before 3.4.2 attempts to unpack a RAR5 file with an invalid or corrupted header (such as a header size of zero), leading to a SIGSEGV or possibly unspecified other impact.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
A flaw was found in mod_auth_openidc before version 2.4.1. An open redirect issue exists in URLs with a slash and backslash at the beginning.
CVE-2011-2498
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
The Linux kernel from v2.3.36 before v2.6.39 allows local unprivileged users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by triggering creation of PTE pages.
CVE-2012-2629
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
Multiple cross-site request forgery (CSRF) and cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Axous 1.1.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that (1) add an administrator account via an addnew action to admin/administrators_add.php; or (2) c...
CVE-2014-3484
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the __dn_expand function in network/dn_expand.c in musl libc 1.1x before 1.1.2 and 0.9.13 through 1.0.3 allow remote attackers to (1) have unspecified impact via an invalid name length in a DNS response or (2) cause a denial of service (crash) via an invalid ...