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Content tagged with Compliance posted in June 2012
Not Much To Learn From The Second Kick Of The Mule
Commentary  |  6/29/2012
Repeating compliance and security failures shows a lack of progress
Startup Wraps User Tasks In Virtual Containers
News  |  6/20/2012
Bromium announces micro-VM technology that protects the OS, network, from users' security missteps
The Compliance Officer's Dirty Little Secret
News  |  6/18/2012
Fines may not equal cost of regulatory compliance, but they aren't the only cost of noncompliance
Ironman And Captain America Fight Over Compliance
Commentary  |  6/18/2012
Defending your company requires both warriors and soldiers
Security Startups Focusing On Threats, Not Malware
News  |  6/14/2012
Stopping malware is so yesterday. Eclectic groups of security people have banded together to make life difficult for attackers
IT Pros Say Privileged Accounts Getting '0wned'
Quick Hits  |  6/12/2012
Businesses see insiders as the No. 1 threat, new survey says
Keep Watch On Accounts For Stolen Passwords
News  |  6/8/2012
Log management and a well-refined ruleset can help companies pinpoint suspicious activity on accounts that suggest a password compromise
The Truth Is Not Believable
Commentary  |  6/7/2012
Too many businesses don’t want to know about their compliance problems
When Antivirus Fails, All Is Not Lost
News  |  6/5/2012
Following Flame, Stuxnet, and Duqu, even the antivirus industry is questioning its ability to stop targeted attacks. Yet other technologies exist to catch malware in the corporate network
5 Ways You're Wasting Compliance Dollars
News  |  6/4/2012
Fighting redundancy and ineffectual practices leaves more money for meaningful security
Systems Are Not Compliant; Organizations Are Compliant
Commentary  |  6/1/2012
IT cannot make your organization compliant

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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.