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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


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-2018-17437
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
Memory leak in the H5O_dtype_decode_helper() function in H5Odtype.c in the HDF HDF5 through 1.10.3 library allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted HDF5 file.
CVE-2018-17438
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
A SIGFPE signal is raised in the function H5D__select_io() of H5Dselect.c in the HDF HDF5 through 1.10.3 library during an attempted parse of a crafted HDF file, because of incorrect protection against division by zero. It could allow a remote denial of service attack.
CVE-2018-17439
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
An issue was discovered in the HDF HDF5 1.10.3 library. There is a stack-based buffer overflow in the function H5S_extent_get_dims() in H5S.c. Specifically, this issue occurs while converting an HDF5 file to a GIF file.
CVE-2018-17432
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
A NULL pointer dereference in H5O_sdspace_encode() in H5Osdspace.c in the HDF HDF5 through 1.10.3 library allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted HDF5 file.
CVE-2018-17433
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-24
A heap-based buffer overflow in ReadGifImageDesc() in gifread.c in the HDF HDF5 through 1.10.3 library allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted HDF5 file. This issue was triggered while converting a GIF file to an HDF file.