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Content tagged with Compliance posted in July 2007
Virtualization's New Benchmark
News  |  7/27/2007  | 
Consortium gives recommendations for securing emerging virtualized technology
Aflac Loses Data on 152,000
News  |  7/27/2007  | 
Company quacks 'fowl!' over theft of laptop in Japan
Third Parties Fumble Data Handoffs
News  |  7/26/2007  | 
Your company's data breach may result from a partner's mistakes
Startup Locks Down Mobile Linux
News  |  7/26/2007  | 
New version of mobile OS verifies apps, firmware, and encrypts data
Hacking Without Exploits
News  |  7/25/2007  | 
Researcher HD Moore to show at Black Hat and Defcon ways to hack a fully patched system
New Tool Automates Spam
News  |  7/25/2007  | 
Cheap software promises to post 1,100 messages to Web forums in less than 15 minutes
Banks Lag in Strong Authentication
News  |  7/24/2007  | 
New study says majority of banks won't have multi-factor authentication until next year
Picture Your Password
News  |  7/23/2007  | 
Researchers are taking a look at graphical passwords, but the picture is still fuzzy on their effectiveness
Pointing to Danger
News  |  7/23/2007  | 
Researcher to show how dangling pointer flaws, long viewed as inconsequential, can be a path to serious infection
ID Management Gets Granular
News  |  7/20/2007  | 
New TNT software helps companies control access to critical data by user, device, and time of day
Cigna Goes on a Role
News  |  7/20/2007  | 
Health benefits provider automates upkeep of its role-based user access control
Thinning the Herd
News  |  7/17/2007  | 
No matter how you slice it, it's time to cut the password plethora
Old Flaw Threatens Web 2.0
News  |  7/12/2007  | 
DNS pinning flaw gives attackers inroads to the corporate intranet - via the browser
DLP in Flux
News  |  7/3/2007  | 
Enterprises should think before they leap into data leakage prevention technology, new report says
Mobile Phones Generate Passwords
News  |  7/2/2007  | 
New app puts two-factor authentication on handset


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CVE-2020-11749
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-13
Pandora FMS 7.0 NG <= 746 suffers from Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in different browser views. A network administrator scanning a SNMP device can trigger a Cross Site Scripting (XSS), which can run arbitrary code to allow Remote Code Execution as root or apache2.
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Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection') in SRS Simple Hits Counter Plugin for WordPress 1.0.3 and 1.0.4 allows a remote, unauthenticated attacker to determine the value of database fields.
CVE-2020-15689
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-13
Appweb before 7.2.2 and 8.x before 8.1.0, when built with CGI support, mishandles an HTTP request with a Range header that lacks an exact range. This may result in a NULL pointer dereference and cause a denial of service.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-07-13
IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.6.0 and 7.6.1 does not invalidate session after logout which could allow a local user to impersonate another user on the system. IBM X-Force ID: 167451.
CVE-2019-20907
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-13
In Lib/tarfile.py in Python through 3.8.3, an attacker is able to craft a TAR archive leading to an infinite loop when opened by tarfile.open, because _proc_pax lacks header validation.