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Content tagged with Compliance posted in April 2012
Trustworthy Internet Movement Builds SSL 'Avengers'
Quick Hits  |  4/30/2012  | 
Industry's top names in SSL development agree to join task force
Microsoft: Conficker Worm Remains 'Ongoing' Threat
News  |  4/25/2012  | 
Three-year-old 'dead' Windows worm infection is still spreading -- mainly via weak or stolen passwords, new Microsoft report says
Compliance Policy Development Do's And Don'ts
News  |  4/23/2012  | 
Policies are the keystone to good GRC, but many organizations don't write them well
You Need Help, Not An Accomplice
Commentary  |  4/20/2012  | 
Compliance is about being better and not just proving you are right
Your Compliance Is Decaying Every Day
Commentary  |  4/16/2012  | 
As soon as you train your colleagues about compliance, noncompliance is back in charge
Be Ready To Clean Up That Mess
Commentary  |  4/11/2012  | 
Compliant systems do more than prevent problems -- they help solve problems that happen
Are Today's Risk Management Frameworks Antiquated?
News  |  4/10/2012  | 
Five ways ISACA is updating its compliance framework, COBIT, to keep up with business and risk demands
Big Mac Botnet Mostly Made Up Of U.S. Machines
Quick Hits  |  4/6/2012  | 
Major 'wake-up call' for Mac users as Apple OS X Java flaw exploit spreads
Phishers Use Web Analytics To Gauge Success
Quick Hits  |  4/5/2012  | 
Attacker targeting South American bank gathered statistics on what worked and what didn't in major phishing campaign, RSA says
How To Prevent Data Leaks From Happening To Your Organization
News  |  4/5/2012  | 
Data can find its way out through accidents or malice. Here are some tips for keeping your essential information from walking out the door.


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Kevin Kurzawa, Senior Information Security Auditor,  2/12/2020
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Mike Puglia, Chief Strategy Officer at Kaseya,  2/13/2020
5 Common Errors That Allow Attackers to Go Undetected
Matt Middleton-Leal, General Manager and Chief Security Strategist, Netwrix,  2/12/2020
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CVE-2019-20477
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PyYAML 5.1 through 5.1.2 has insufficient restrictions on the load and load_all functions because of a class deserialization issue, e.g., Popen is a class in the subprocess module. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2017-18342.
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In ruamel.yaml through 0.16.7, the load method allows remote code execution if the application calls this method with an untrusted argument. In other words, this issue affects developers who are unaware of the need to use methods such as safe_load in these use cases.
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A vulnerability in the Cisco ASA that could allow a remote attacker to successfully authenticate using the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client if the Secondary Authentication type is LDAP and the password is left blank, providing the primary credentials are correct. The vulnerabilities is due to improper in...
CVE-2015-0749
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A vulnerability in Cisco Unified Communications Manager could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack on the affected software. The vulnerabilities is due to improper input validation of certain parameters passed to the affected software. An attacker ...
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An issue was discovered in OpenStack Nova before 18.2.4, 19.x before 19.1.0, and 20.x before 20.1.0. It can leak consoleauth tokens into log files. An attacker with read access to the service's logs may obtain tokens used for console access. All Nova setups using novncproxy are affected. This is rel...