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Content tagged with Compliance posted in February 2013
Sharpening Endpoint Security
News  |  2/28/2013  | 
PCI Council Offers Clarity On Cloud, Mobile Issues
News  |  2/21/2013  | 
Two new documents released by the council offer guidance on merchant responsibility for cardholder data stored in the cloud, as well as data processed through mobile point-of-sale devices
The Road To Hell Is Authenticated By Facebook
Commentary  |  2/20/2013  | 
OAuth allows us to log into many sites using familiar credentials, from Twitter, Facebook, Google or Microsoft. The main author of the original OAuth 1.0 spec says these giants took it and made OAuth 2.0 a monstrous, complex, and insecure mess that has already brought us significant vulnerabilities
Lessons Learned From A Decade Of Vulnerabilities
News  |  2/20/2013  | 
A pair of reports look at the trends in vulnerability disclosure over a decade or more. Here are four lessons from the data on more than 50,000 flaws
Good News From Google: Account Hijacking Down
Quick Hits  |  2/19/2013  | 
How Google is verifying logins, getting results
5 Overlooked Cloud-Based Compliance Dangers
Commentary  |  2/19/2013  | 
Fully understanding risks helps avoid expensive surprises later
More Intelligent Services Help Rein In Security Policies
News  |  2/15/2013  | 
From managed services to threat intelligence, companies are using security services to create better policies, as well as manage and tune existing ones
New Security Industry Alliance, Startup Company Promise Revolution In Authentication
News  |  2/13/2013  | 
Fast IDentity Online Alliance, Nok Nok Labs attack password problem with proposed standard protocol
7 Routes To Reducing The Compliance 'Tax'
News  |  2/8/2013  | 
Complying with security standards and regulations is a cost of doing business, but through smart practices that cost doesn't have to be so high
Microsoft, Symantec Team, Topple Bamital Botnet
News  |  2/7/2013  | 
More than 8 million users were infected by the now-crippled click-fraud botnet over the past two years -- but can the botnet make a comeback?
BlackBerry Works With Trend Micro To Expand Third-Party App Protection For Customers
News  |  2/4/2013  | 
Collaboration will incorporate the Trend Micro Mobile Application Reputation Service with BlackBerry’s current internal, proprietary system for analyzing applications


WebAuthn, FIDO2 Infuse Browsers, Platforms with Strong Authentication
John Fontana, Standards & Identity Analyst, Yubico,  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
NSS Labs Files Antitrust Suit Against Symantec, CrowdStrike, ESET, AMTSO
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  9/19/2018
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CVE-2018-17332
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
An issue was discovered in libsvg2 through 2012-10-19. The svgGetNextPathField function in svg_string.c returns its input pointer in certain circumstances, which might result in a memory leak caused by wasteful malloc calls.
CVE-2018-17333
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
An issue was discovered in libsvg2 through 2012-10-19. A stack-based buffer overflow in svgStringToLength in svg_types.c allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact because sscanf is misused.
CVE-2018-17334
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
An issue was discovered in libsvg2 through 2012-10-19. A stack-based buffer overflow in the svgGetNextPathField function in svg_string.c allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact because a strncpy copy limit is miscalculated.
CVE-2018-17336
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
UDisks 2.8.0 has a format string vulnerability in udisks_log in udiskslogging.c, allowing attackers to obtain sensitive information (stack contents), cause a denial of service (memory corruption), or possibly have unspecified other impact via a malformed filesystem label, as demonstrated by %d or %n...
CVE-2018-17321
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
An issue was discovered in SeaCMS 6.64. XSS exists in admin_datarelate.php via the time or maxHit parameter in a dorandomset action.