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Content tagged with Compliance posted in June 2013
Researcher To Demo Spy-Phone At Black Hat
News  |  6/26/2013  | 
Using the ability to inject malicious code into applications on Android devices, a researcher will demonstrate at Black Hat how to create the infrastructure to spy on mobile users
Ignoring Compliance Is A Real Option
Commentary  |  6/25/2013  | 
Security and compliance are commonly deferred by choice
Duking It Out Over Endpoint Admin Rights
News  |  6/25/2013  | 
Endpoint rights policies should mean something for elite users, too
Cloud Can Simplify Vulnerability Management For SMBs
News  |  6/21/2013  | 
Lacking security skills, most small and midsize businesses need help in locking down their information technology, including cataloging and triaging vulnerabilities
CSI: Atlanta? No, It's Phone Fingerprinting
Quick Hits  |  6/20/2013  | 
Pindrop Security collects $11M in funding to build out next-gen solution for preventing phone fraud
Survey: Customers Expect To Be Asked, Compensated For Use Of Personal Data
Quick Hits  |  6/19/2013  | 
Consumers recognize value of personal info, expect "identity etiquette," survey says
12 Endpoint Security Myths Dispelled
News  |  6/11/2013  | 
Mistaken beliefs that hold back endpoint protection
Can't Fix What You Hide
Commentary  |  6/3/2013  | 
Willful ignorance may be bliss, but rarely is it compliant


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CVE-2018-20201
PUBLISHED: 2018-12-18
There is a stack-based buffer over-read in the jsfNameFromString function of jsflash.c in Espruino 2V00, leading to a denial of service or possibly unspecified other impact via a crafted js file.
CVE-2018-20194
PUBLISHED: 2018-12-18
There is a stack-based buffer underflow in the third instance of the calculate_gain function in libfaad/sbr_hfadj.c in Freeware Advanced Audio Decoder 2 (FAAD2) 2.8.8. A crafted input will lead to a denial of service or possibly unspecified other impact because limiting the additional noise energy l...
CVE-2018-20195
PUBLISHED: 2018-12-18
A NULL pointer dereference was discovered in ic_predict of libfaad/ic_predict.c in Freeware Advanced Audio Decoder 2 (FAAD2) 2.8.8. The vulnerability causes a segmentation fault and application crash, which leads to denial of service.
CVE-2018-20196
PUBLISHED: 2018-12-18
There is a stack-based buffer overflow in the third instance of the calculate_gain function in libfaad/sbr_hfadj.c in Freeware Advanced Audio Decoder 2 (FAAD2) 2.8.8. A crafted input will lead to a denial of service or possibly unspecified other impact because the S_M array is mishandled.
CVE-2018-20197
PUBLISHED: 2018-12-18
There is a stack-based buffer underflow in the third instance of the calculate_gain function in libfaad/sbr_hfadj.c in Freeware Advanced Audio Decoder 2 (FAAD2) 2.8.8. A crafted input will lead to a denial of service or possibly unspecified other impact because limiting the additional noise energy l...