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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


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-2018-17407
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
An issue was discovered in t1_check_unusual_charstring functions in writet1.c files in TeX Live before 2018-09-21. A buffer overflow in the handling of Type 1 fonts allows arbitrary code execution when a malicious font is loaded by one of the vulnerable tools: pdflatex, pdftex, dvips, or luatex.
CVE-2018-17358
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.31. An invalid memory access exists in _bfd_stab_section_find_nearest_line in syms.c. Attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a ...
CVE-2018-17359
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.31. An invalid memory access exists in bfd_zalloc in opncls.c. Attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted ELF file.
CVE-2018-17360
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.31. a heap-based buffer over-read in bfd_getl32 in libbfd.c allows an attacker to cause a denial of service through a crafted PE file. This vulnerability can be triggered by the executa...
CVE-2018-17361
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in WeaselCMS v0.3.6 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the PATH_INFO to index.php because $_SERVER['PHP_SELF'] is mishandled.