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Content tagged with Compliance posted in June 2010
The Blurred Line Between Business And Personal Online Use
Quick Hits  |  6/28/2010  | 
IDC-Unisys report shows enterprises struggling to keep up with workers adopting smartphones, social media, other consumer technologies for both home and work use
ISPs Under Pressure To Crack Down On Bots And Spam
News  |  6/9/2010  | 
Costs of outbound spam and pressures from new laws and regulations driving Internet service providers to clean up their own networks
Top 5 Risks To Businesses Using Social Media
Quick Hits  |  6/8/2010  | 
ISACA paper says don't block social media -- just know and alleviate the dangers
Defcon To Host 'Capture The Flag' Social Engineering Contest
News  |  6/4/2010  | 
No unethical activities or 'damage' to targeted companies or people allowed
Facebook Users Subjected To 'Likejacking' Exploit
Quick Hits  |  6/2/2010  | 
iFrame hidden in 'liked' links is a new twist on clickjacking, researchers say
Report: Google Dropping Windows For Security Reasons
Quick Hits  |  6/1/2010  | 
'Aurora' attacks out of China reportedly helped prompt OS changes at Google

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Published: 2017-05-09
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.