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Content tagged with Compliance posted in May 2008
Comcast Outage Traced to Teenage Hackers
News  |  5/30/2008  | 
DNS attack left service provider down for five hours
Man Arraigned for Setting Up 58,000 Brokerage Accounts
Quick Hits  |  5/30/2008  | 
Comic book and cartoon characters got their own portfolios
Societe Generale Offers Findings on Breach Investigation
News  |  5/28/2008  | 
Trader's creativity, lack of proper controls combined to create perfect storm that lost the company $7 billion
New SQL Injection Attacks Exploit Adobe Flash Flaw
News  |  5/28/2008  | 
And it's not just online gamers who are at risk
Tech Insight: Debian Linux Flaw Threatens SSL Encryption
News  |  5/23/2008  | 
Vulnerability in Debian OpenSSL could allow attackers to decrypt 'secure' Web sessions
Passport to the Web
News  |  5/23/2008  | 
Our system for authenticating international travelers' identities is solid. Why can't we create a similar process online?
Hospital Security Programs Ailing, Study Says
News  |  5/20/2008  | 
Patient data at risk due to lack of attention to policies, regulations
Permanent Denial-of-Service Attack Sabotages Hardware
News  |  5/19/2008  | 
Researcher to demonstrate a permanent denial-of-service (PDOS) attack that remotely wipes out hardware via flash firmware updates
Cisco Alums Launch Security Startup
Quick Hits  |  5/19/2008  | 
Rohati Systems's security appliance uses network-based entitlement control
Can You Pass This Privacy Quiz?
News  |  5/16/2008  | 
Most Californians couldn't, according to newly released research
Hackers Sniff Their Way Into Data From Restaurant Chain
News  |  5/14/2008  | 
Thieves collected 5,000 credit cards - and hundreds of thousands of dollars - from 11 Dave & Buster's locations
Check Point Offers Consumers 'New Level' of Security
News  |  5/13/2008  | 
'Browser virtualization' sandboxes OS, constitutes new category of products, firewall giant says
Tech Insight: Finding & Prioritizing Web Application Vulnerabilities
News  |  5/9/2008  | 
Web app flaws are rapidly becoming the most serious threat to your data. Do you know how to identify them - and which ones to fix first?
Ex-Feds Start Up ID Theft Protection Service
News  |  5/7/2008  | 
iSekurity promises to find out who stole your identity - or pay you $11,000
New Trojan Masquerades as Free MP3 Player
Quick Hits  |  5/7/2008  | 
More than 500,000 users have detected new threat
DR's 10 Most Popular Stories Ever (Second Edition)
News  |  5/2/2008  | 
A look at the top stories from our first two years, including coolest hacks, biggest botnets, and a thumb drive exploit that readers just can't put down
Study: What Happens in Vegas Might Not Stay in Vegas
Quick Hits  |  5/1/2008  | 
Wireless penetration test shows hotels, casinos don't adequately protect their WiFi networks


Small Business Security: 5 Tips on How and Where to Start
Mike Puglia, Chief Strategy Officer at Kaseya,  2/13/2020
Architectural Analysis IDs 78 Specific Risks in Machine-Learning Systems
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer,  2/13/2020
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CVE-2020-9308
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
archive_read_support_format_rar5.c in libarchive before 3.4.2 attempts to unpack a RAR5 file with an invalid or corrupted header (such as a header size of zero), leading to a SIGSEGV or possibly unspecified other impact.
CVE-2019-20479
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
A flaw was found in mod_auth_openidc before version 2.4.1. An open redirect issue exists in URLs with a slash and backslash at the beginning.
CVE-2011-2498
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
The Linux kernel from v2.3.36 before v2.6.39 allows local unprivileged users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by triggering creation of PTE pages.
CVE-2012-2629
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
Multiple cross-site request forgery (CSRF) and cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Axous 1.1.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that (1) add an administrator account via an addnew action to admin/administrators_add.php; or (2) c...
CVE-2014-3484
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-20
Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the __dn_expand function in network/dn_expand.c in musl libc 1.1x before 1.1.2 and 0.9.13 through 1.0.3 allow remote attackers to (1) have unspecified impact via an invalid name length in a DNS response or (2) cause a denial of service (crash) via an invalid ...