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Content tagged with Compliance posted in May 2010
Researchers Uncover Bot Sales Network
Quick Hits  |  5/28/2010  | 
Internet portal offers bots designed for a variety of activities at a wide range of prices, PandaLabs says
Product Watch: New Patents Help Upstart Make A Ruckus In Wireless Security Management
News  |  5/25/2010  | 
New technologies promise to simplify the configuration and administration of Wi-Fi security
IE 6 Accounts For More Than One-Fourth Of All Enterprise Web Traffic
Quick Hits  |  5/25/2010  | 
But use of the aged and vulnerable version of Internet Explorer gradually declining, report says
Apple Safari 'Carpet Bomb' Flaw Remains Unfixed Two Years Later
News  |  5/24/2010  | 
Google Chrome also prone to similar attacks
New Threat For Wireless Networks: Typhoid Adware
Quick Hits  |  5/21/2010  | 
Some users could become "carriers," unknowingly passing infections to others, university researchers say
ID Theft Victims Spending Less In Cleanup Aftermath
News  |  5/21/2010  | 
New Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) report shows victims spending less time, money to clear their names
Symantec To Buy VeriSign's Authentication Business For $1.28 Billion
News  |  5/19/2010  | 
VeriSign will refocus business on Internet infrastructure, naming services
Facebook Readies Simpler Privacy Options
News  |  5/19/2010  | 
Possibilities include changing default settings on the site
Product Watch: AT&T Launches New Cloud-Based Email Security Offering
News  |  5/17/2010  | 
New AT&T Secure E-mail Gateway Service uses McAfee's global threat intelligence technology
Product Watch: Facebook Adds New Anti-Hacking Protections
News  |  5/14/2010  | 
Security feature blocks suspicious logins
Report: U.S. Internet Registrars Continue To Host Phony Online Pharmacy
Quick Hits  |  5/4/2010  | 
How a major fake online pharmacy out of Russia is able to continue selling drugs despite evidence of criminal operations


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Tim Mackey, Principal Security Strategist, CyRC, at Synopsys,  6/18/2019
Florida Town Pays $600K to Ransomware Operators
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  6/20/2019
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CVE-2019-12957
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-25
In Xpdf 4.01.01, a buffer over-read could be triggered in FoFiType1C::convertToType1 in fofi/FoFiType1C.cc when the index number is larger than the charset array bounds. It can, for example, be triggered by sending a crafted PDF document to the pdftops tool. It allows an attacker to use a crafted pd...
CVE-2019-12958
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-25
In Xpdf 4.01.01, a heap-based buffer over-read could be triggered in FoFiType1C::convertToType0 in fofi/FoFiType1C.cc when it is trying to access the second privateDicts array element, because the privateDicts array has only one element allocated.
CVE-2019-12951
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-24
An issue was discovered in Mongoose before 6.15. The parse_mqtt() function in mg_mqtt.c has a critical heap-based buffer overflow.
CVE-2019-10689
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-24
VVX products using UCS software version 5.9.2 and earlier with Better Together over Ethernet Connector (BToE) application version 3.9.1 and earlier provides insufficient authentication between the BToE application and the BToE component, resulting in leakage of sensitive information.
CVE-2019-12346
PUBLISHED: 2019-06-24
In the miniOrange SAML SP Single Sign On plugin before 4.8.73 for WordPress, the SAML Login Endpoint is vulnerable to XSS via a specially crafted SAMLResponse XML post.