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Content tagged with Compliance posted in August 2011
Endpoint Freedoms Leaving Businesses Vulnerable To Attack
Quick Hits  |  8/30/2011  | 
New survey finds IT professionals concerned about targeted attacks, but doing little to lock down weak links in their endpoints
Unifying Compliance Initiatives To Make Budgets Last
News  |  8/29/2011  | 
Don't reinvent the wheel with fragmented compliance initiatives
PCI QSA Status Revocation A Shot Across The Bow For QSAs?
Commentary  |  8/24/2011  | 
The PCI Security Council's move spells trouble for unscrupulous QSAs and shows that the Council means business in enforcing its quality standards
Seven Mistakes That Make Compliance Efforts Fail
News  |  8/15/2011  | 
The most common mistakes that can lead to flagged audits
Dark Reading Launches New Tech Center On Security And Compliance
Commentary  |  8/15/2011  | 
New Compliance Tech Center will cover relationship between security initiatives and compliance initiatives
LinkedIn Dropping User Pictures From Ads
News  |  8/12/2011  | 
Incident underscores the uneasy cohabitation of honest communication and calculated commerce on social networks
Study: Cybercrime Becoming More Costly, More Frequent For Enterprises
News  |  8/2/2011  | 
In survey of 50 companies, Ponemon finds average annual cost of cybercrime is $5.9 million


WebAuthn, FIDO2 Infuse Browsers, Platforms with Strong Authentication
John Fontana, Standards & Identity Analyst, Yubico,  9/19/2018
Turn the NIST Cybersecurity Framework into Reality: 5 Steps
Mukul Kumar & Anupam Sahai, CISO & VP of Cyber Practice and VP Product Management, Cavirin Systems,  9/20/2018
NSS Labs Files Antitrust Suit Against Symantec, CrowdStrike, ESET, AMTSO
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  9/19/2018
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CVE-2018-3914
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-21
An exploitable stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the retrieval of database fields in the video-core HTTP server of the Samsung SmartThings Hub STH-ETH-250 - Firmware version 0.20.17. The strcpy call overflows the destination buffer, which has a size of 2000 bytes. An attacker can s...
CVE-2018-3915
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-21
An exploitable stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the retrieval of database fields in the video-core HTTP server of the Samsung SmartThings Hub STH-ETH-250 - Firmware version 0.20.17. The strcpy call overflows the destination buffer, which has a size of 64 bytes. An attacker can sen...
CVE-2018-11240
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-21
An issue was discovered on SoftCase T-Router build 20112017 devices. There are no restrictions on the 'exec command' feature of the T-Router protocol. If the command syntax is correct, there is code execution both on the other modem and on the main servers. This is fixed in production builds as of S...
CVE-2018-11241
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-21
An issue was discovered on SoftCase T-Router build 20112017 devices. A remote attacker can read and write to arbitrary files on the system as root, as demonstrated by code execution after writing to a crontab file. This is fixed in production builds as of Spring 2018.
CVE-2018-16784
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-21
DedeCMS 5.7 SP2 allows XML injection, and resultant remote code execution, via a "<file type='file' name='../" substring.