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Content tagged with Compliance posted in September 2007
Startup Wins License for Secure Biometrics Token
News  |  9/27/2007
Technology promises to protect privacy of user whose biometric data is stolen or copied
Many Retailers Will Not Make PCI Compliance Deadline
News  |  9/26/2007
Problems with applications, access management leave credit card processors facing fines - and vulnerabilities
Canadian Government Sheds Light On TJX Breach
News  |  9/25/2007
Attack was conducted via wireless links at two Miami Marshall's stores, investigation reveals
Quantum Research Could Threaten Encryption Schemes
News  |  9/13/2007
New quantum computers implement algorithm capable of cracking most current encryption codes
Email Encryption Gets Easier
News  |  9/13/2007
But are these new methods enough to convince enterprises to secure their messages with in-house systems - or that they even need to?
'Virtual' Vulnerabilities About to Become Reality
News  |  9/11/2007
Virtualization bugs may be rare, but they are only the tip of the iceberg
Hacking the White House
News  |  9/10/2007
War walk around the President's house exposes some interesting vulnerabilities outside the fence, but solid defenses inside
Citrix's Security Play
News  |  9/7/2007
With acquisition of XenSource, Citrix puts itself at forefront of data center virtualization - and security

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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.