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Content tagged with Compliance posted in April 2010
Storm Worm Reappears
News  |  4/28/2010  | 
Slightly revamped version of original malware used by the infamous Storm botnet being actively spammed -- and spreading
Microsoft: Enterprises Hit Hardest By Worms; Consumers By Trojans And Adware
News  |  4/26/2010  | 
Rogue AV was the common denominator threat to all users, according to findings in the new Microsoft Security Intelligence Report
Bad Guys Take Aim At iPad Users
News  |  4/26/2010  | 
Scam involves spam e-mail messages addressed to iPad users
Crippling McAfee Virus Update Could Have Long-Term Fallout
News  |  4/22/2010  | 
McAfee says it didn't fully test errant DAT file on XP Service Pack 3; some tens of thousands of PCs reportedly hit
Why Employees Break Security Policy (And What You Can Do About It)
News  |  4/20/2010  | 
Companies that monitor network behavior say many employees still break rules in order to get their jobs done
IT Isn't Keeping Up With End Users, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  4/19/2010  | 
Most organizations unable to keep up with users' job responsibilities and access rights, Ponemon study says


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PUBLISHED: 2020-04-01
An issue was discovered in Avast Antivirus before 20. The aswTask RPC endpoint for the TaskEx library in the Avast Service (AvastSvc.exe) allows attackers to achieve Arbitrary File Deletion from Avast Program Path via RPC, when Self Defense is Enabled.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-04-01
An issue was discovered in Avast Antivirus before 20. The aswTask RPC endpoint for the TaskEx library in the Avast Service (AvastSvc.exe) allows attackers to achieve Local Privilege Escalation (LPE) via RPC.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-04-01
An issue was discovered in Avast Antivirus before 20. The aswTask RPC endpoint for the TaskEx library in the Avast Service (AvastSvc.exe) allows attackers to trigger a shutdown via RPC from a Low Integrity process via TempShutDownMachine.