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Content tagged with Compliance posted in May 2013
Endpoint Security
News  |  5/30/2013  | 
End user security requires layers of tools and training as employees use more devices and apps
Fact Check: Endpoints Are The New Perimeter
Commentary  |  5/29/2013  | 
Have endpoints been a perimeter and, if so, what should you do?
Gathering More Security Data From Your Endpoints
News  |  5/28/2013  | 
Endpoint security intelligence and controls have not kept pace with similar visibility and management of the network
New Focus On Risk, Threat Intelligence Breathes New Life Into GRC Strategies
News  |  5/23/2013  | 
Security is a central driver in enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance initiatives, experts say
Barracuda Networks Acquires SignNow To Fuel Cloud Data Storage Growth
News  |  5/22/2013  | 
SignNow by Barracuda allows users to sign and send documents from anywhere or any device
IDs Of 22 Million At Risk Following Breach At Yahoo Japan
Quick Hits  |  5/21/2013  | 
Yahoo Japan officials say they "can't deny the possibility" of epic data breach
Black Hat 2013 Showcases Home Security, Bootkits, Cellular OPSEC Failures
News  |  5/20/2013  | 
Black Hat announces three more featured talks
Mapping Compliance Proof To Risk-Based Controls
News  |  5/17/2013  | 
Risk-based security decisions usually yield more secure environments, but some harmonization with regulations needs to be done to prove compliance
The Future Of Web Authentication
News  |  5/16/2013  | 
After years of relying on passwords, technology vendors -- and enterprises -- are ready for new methods of proving user identity.
Is Application Sandboxing The Next Endpoint Security Must-Have?
News  |  5/14/2013  | 
Virtualized containers expected to catch on in the enterprise, but the technology has its weaknesses, too
Use A Human Trust Model For Endpoints
Commentary  |  5/13/2013  | 
Use anthropomorphic references to engage your brain and strengthen your approach to security
Panic Now
Commentary  |  5/8/2013  | 
There is a big difference between panic and anxiety
5 Ways For SMBs To Boost Security But Not Costs
News  |  5/6/2013  | 
Straight-shooting advice--and some out-of-the-box thinking--on how smaller companies can save money on security while doing it better
Five Habits Of Highly Successful Malware
News  |  5/2/2013  | 
It's no secret that malware is dodging defenses; security experts pinpoint successful strategies, including the use of real-time communications, frequent disguises, and laying low
Learning From Auditor War Stories
News  |  5/1/2013  | 
Stories of IT missteps and unforeseen disasters while auditors are on-site can point to important lessons for preparing for compliance and security


Stop Defending Everything
Kevin Kurzawa, Senior Information Security Auditor,  2/12/2020
Small Business Security: 5 Tips on How and Where to Start
Mike Puglia, Chief Strategy Officer at Kaseya,  2/13/2020
5 Common Errors That Allow Attackers to Go Undetected
Matt Middleton-Leal, General Manager and Chief Security Strategist, Netwrix,  2/12/2020
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CVE-2019-20477
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PyYAML 5.1 through 5.1.2 has insufficient restrictions on the load and load_all functions because of a class deserialization issue, e.g., Popen is a class in the subprocess module. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2017-18342.
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In ruamel.yaml through 0.16.7, the load method allows remote code execution if the application calls this method with an untrusted argument. In other words, this issue affects developers who are unaware of the need to use methods such as safe_load in these use cases.
CVE-2011-2054
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A vulnerability in the Cisco ASA that could allow a remote attacker to successfully authenticate using the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client if the Secondary Authentication type is LDAP and the password is left blank, providing the primary credentials are correct. The vulnerabilities is due to improper in...
CVE-2015-0749
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
A vulnerability in Cisco Unified Communications Manager could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack on the affected software. The vulnerabilities is due to improper input validation of certain parameters passed to the affected software. An attacker ...
CVE-2015-9543
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
An issue was discovered in OpenStack Nova before 18.2.4, 19.x before 19.1.0, and 20.x before 20.1.0. It can leak consoleauth tokens into log files. An attacker with read access to the service's logs may obtain tokens used for console access. All Nova setups using novncproxy are affected. This is rel...