News & Commentary

Content tagged with Compliance posted in May 2007
VeriSign's CEO Signs Off
News  |  5/29/2007  | 
Analysts say company could get fresh start as Sclavos walks after 12-year tenure
Microsoft Takes Aim at Endpoint
News  |  5/25/2007  | 
Microsoft says Network Access Protection (NAP), SSL VPN gateway will play nicely together
Wireless: Fix, Not Flaw
News  |  5/25/2007  | 
New applications help WiFi shed its image as enterprises' biggest network vulnerability
NAC Vendors in the Hot Seat
News  |  5/24/2007  | 
Cisco, Microsoft shared the dais, and their thoughts on NAC, here yesterday at Interop
New Spec Could Cut Phishing, Spam
News  |  5/23/2007  | 
IETF approves email signature standard pioneered by Yahoo!, Cisco
Seven Habits of Highly Malicious Hackers
News  |  5/18/2007  | 
Interop session details the anatomy of a hacker attack, step-by-step
Microsoft Meets Xbox Hacker
News  |  5/16/2007  | 
At Blue Hat Security Briefings, hackers school Microsoft on threats
IBM, Symantec Tackle Compliance
News  |  5/15/2007  | 
New tools and strategies promise to cut costs, speed projects; now they have to deliver
Bumpy Road Ahead
News  |  5/15/2007  | 
We can't always anticipate security issues... But we can try
Verizon Grabs Cybertrust
News  |  5/14/2007  | 
Merger sets stage for clash of telecom titans
SSL VPN From Your Smartphone
News  |  5/14/2007  | 
Secure VPN access to corporate apps from Windows smartphones
California Hammers on E-Voting
News  |  5/10/2007  | 
Comprehensive audit and penetration test designed to end voters' fears about electronic voting
RFID Security Service, Tools on Tap
News  |  5/10/2007  | 
New audit service and appliance to target RFID customers looking to lock down their systems
Mizzou's Help Desk Hack
News  |  5/9/2007  | 
Attacker accesses more than 22,000 student records by cracking university's computer trouble-reporting system
Symantec Readies New Client Tools
News  |  5/7/2007  | 
CTO, research VP offer glimpse at company's product drawing board
Trust & Deception
News  |  5/7/2007  | 
They're both actively at work in infosec, and new attacks take equal advantage of them
SEC: WFI Insider Stole $7.7M
News  |  5/3/2007  | 
Stock options manager accused of abusing access rights to embezzle 700,000 shares from wireless security firm
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News  |  5/2/2007  | 
Our first year featured thumb-drive lures, lax end users, dumb smart cards, myths, and a Microsoft misstep

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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.