News & Commentary

Content tagged with Compliance posted in April 2007
Telcos at Risk of Web Bugs
News  |  4/27/2007  | 
Service providers face security learning curve as they roll out next-generation Web services
Retailers Still Lag in PCI Compliance
News  |  4/17/2007  | 
Despite recent data breaches, more than half still have not implemented guidelines for protecting credit card data
SCADA State of Denial
News  |  4/16/2007  | 
More bugs and security tools for process control industry - but it's more a mindset than a technology problem
Loan Companies Abusing Student Database
News  |  4/16/2007  | 
Financial companies accused of unauthorized mining of National Student Loan Data System
Electoral Subtext
News  |  4/16/2007  | 
Whether you're monitoring the voting process or the status of your most valued server, you better have a Plan B
Study: Browser Warnings Don't Work
News  |  4/13/2007  | 
Despite lock-and-key icons and pop-up alerts, banking users just keep on loggin' on, Harvard/MIT researchers say
10 Hot Security Startups
News  |  4/12/2007  | 
Want to know who's on the cutting edge of security technology? Take a look at these 10 newcomers
Feds Under Fire Over Security
News  |  4/12/2007  | 
Agencies get C- on security report card; FTC criticized for low number of spam, spyware convictions
Security Enforcement, The Cooperative Way
News  |  4/11/2007  | 
Aventail pushes envelope on cooperative policy enforcement, will add interfaces to SSL VPN gateways this year
RFID Under Attack Again
News  |  4/9/2007  | 
RFID hacking isn't rocket science, but the risk depends on proper use, deployment
Whirlpool Spins New Address Scheme
News  |  4/6/2007  | 
New DNS address management tools help appliance maker wash away previous security woes
Hacking Bluetooth With a USB Stick
News  |  4/5/2007  | 
European researchers have built a Bluetooth sniffer on a $30 USB dongle
Audit Uncovers IRS Security Flaws
News  |  4/4/2007  | 
Tax agency not doing enough to protect taxpayer data on laptops, PCs, according to Treasury report
Dude, Where's Your PC?
News  |  4/2/2007  | 
Audit exposes lost computers at counterintelligence agency, need for better inventory management


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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PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
An issue has been found in pdfalto through 0.2. It is a heap-based buffer overflow in the function TextPage::dump in XmlAltoOutputDev.cc.
CVE-2018-17341
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
BigTree 4.2.23 on Windows, when Advanced or Simple Rewrite routing is enabled, allows remote attackers to bypass authentication via a ..\ substring, as demonstrated by a launch.php?bigtree_htaccess_url=admin/images/..\ URI.
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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.