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Content tagged with Compliance posted in August 2010
Where In The World Is Safest To Go Online?
Quick Hits  |  8/27/2010
Turkey and Russia have highest odds of web attacks, Japan is safest
New Social Networking, Security Awareness Training Gets 'In Your Face'
Quick Hits  |  8/19/2010
Defcon social engineering contest organizers launch security awareness training for nontechnical and technical users
Gartner: Security Software Market To Grow 11 Percent This Year
Quick Hits  |  8/16/2010
Security will continue to be fastest-growing enterprise software segment, new report says
Attitudes About PC And Mobile Device Security Converging, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  8/6/2010
Report by Forrester indicates that smartphone administrators want encryption, malware protection
IT Pros Use Personal Email, Storage Devices To Move Company Files
Quick Hits  |  8/3/2010
New survey shows how convenience typically wins over security

Who Does What in Cybersecurity at the C-Level
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer,  3/16/2018
(ISC)2 Report: Glaring Disparity in Diversity for US Cybersecurity
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  3/15/2018
Voice-Operated Devices, Enterprise Security & the 'Big Truck' Attack
Menny Barzilay, Co-founder & CEO, FortyTwo Global,  3/15/2018
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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.