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Content tagged with Compliance posted in May 2006
RFID Could Aid Border Security
News  |  5/26/2006
Technology's role in potential expansion of US-Visit roils privacy advocates
Healthcare Firm Secures USB
News  |  5/25/2006
Healthcare staffing firm Martin Fletcher has deployed new technologies and practices to ease security risks from memory sticks and other USB devices
Aerospace, Feds Activate PKI Bridge
News  |  5/24/2006
The US Federal government and the aerospace industry are giving new life to PKI, building a bridge certificate authority to ease federated identity management
House Has New Crime Bill
News  |  5/12/2006
Broader, tougher computer crime legislation is proposed by members of the US House of Representatives
Wave After TPM Wave
News  |  5/11/2006
Wave Systems' Embassy Trust Suite 5.1 offers new authentication methods, file-level encryption for PCs
Deadline Could Spur Smart Cards
News  |  5/2/2006
HSPD-12 requires unified government credentials - deployments serve as a proving ground

The Case for Integrating Physical Security & Cybersecurity
Paul Kurtz, CEO & Cofounder, TruSTAR Technology,  3/20/2018
A Look at Cybercrime's Banal Nature
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  3/20/2018
City of Atlanta Hit with Ransomware Attack
Dark Reading Staff 3/23/2018
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Published: 2017-05-09
NScript in mpengine in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine with Engine Version before 1.1.13704.0, as used in Windows Defender and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (type confusion and application crash) via crafted JavaScript code within ...

Published: 2017-05-08
unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

Published: 2017-05-08
A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

Published: 2017-05-08
Improper checks for unusual or exceptional conditions in Brocade NetIron 05.8.00 and later releases up to and including 06.1.00, when the Management Module is continuously scanned on port 22, may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and reload) of the management module.

Published: 2017-05-08
Nextcloud Server before 11.0.3 is vulnerable to an inadequate escaping leading to a XSS vulnerability in the search module. To be exploitable a user has to write or paste malicious content into the search dialogue.