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Content tagged with Careers & People posted in October 2014
Welcome To My Cyber Security Nightmare
Commentary  |  10/30/2014  | 
Happy Halloween. Here are three chilling scenarios that will keep even the most hardened infosec warrior awake all night.
How I Became a CISO: Janet Levesque, RSA
News  |  10/27/2014  | 
RSA's newest chief information security officer says she landed the job because of her ability to build relationships, not a background in crypto or a pile of certs.
Incident Response: Is Your IR Plan A Glorified Phone Tree?
Commentary  |  10/23/2014  | 
Training internal security teams to be first responders can drastically improve an organization's effectiveness in the wake of a data breach. Here's why.
How To Become A CISO, Part 1
News  |  10/20/2014  | 
Think you're ready for the top job? Here's part 1 of a series to help you land that prime chief information security officer position.
Insider Threats: Breaching The Human Barrier
Commentary  |  10/20/2014  | 
A company can spend all the money it has on technical solutions to protect the perimeter and still not prevent the attack that comes from within.
Security Education K Through Life
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
InfoSec professionals of the future need access to the right education and tools early on and throughout their entire work life.
2 Tech Challenges Preventing Online Voting In US
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
A new report explains that online voting in the US is a matter of "if, not when," but problems of anonymity and verifiability must be solved first.
How Retail Can Win Back Consumer Trust
Commentary  |  10/9/2014  | 
Customer loyalty to their favorite brands is all about trust, which today has everything to do with security and privacy.
Why Don't IT Generalists Understand Security?
Why Don't IT Generalists Understand Security?
Dark Reading Videos  |  10/8/2014  | 
Why doesn't the rest of the IT department understand what encryption and passwords can and can't do? And does it matter?
Good Job, Facebook: The Intersection Of Privacy, Identity & Security
Commentary  |  10/8/2014  | 
Birth names and legal names arent always the names people are best known by, concedes Facebook in the wake of a real-name policy usage flap.
Poll: Employees Clueless About Social Engineering
Commentary  |  10/2/2014  | 
Not surprisingly, our latest poll confirms that threats stemming from criminals hacking humans are all too frequently ignored.
5 New Truths To Teach Your CIO About Identity
Commentary  |  10/1/2014  | 
When CIOs talk security they often use words like "firewall" and "antivirus." Heres why todays technology landscape needs a different vocabulary.


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I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
News
Attacks on Kaseya Servers Led to Ransomware in Less Than 2 Hours
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
Commentary
It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
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CVE-2021-41525
PUBLISHED: 2021-09-21
An issue related to modification of otherwise restricted files through a locally authenticated attacker exists in FlexNet inventory agent and inventory beacon versions 2020 R2.5 and prior.
CVE-2021-41531
PUBLISHED: 2021-09-21
NLnet Labs Routinator prior to 0.10.0 produces invalid RTR payload if an RPKI CA uses too large values in the max-length parameter in a ROA. This will lead to RTR clients such as routers to reject the RPKI data set, effectively disabling Route Origin Validation.
CVE-2021-0869
PUBLISHED: 2021-09-21
In GetTimeStampAndPkt of DumpstateDevice.cpp, there is a possible out of bounds write due to an incorrect bounds check. This could lead to remote code execution with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation. Product: Android Versions: Android kernel ...
CVE-2021-28960
PUBLISHED: 2021-09-21
ManageEngine Desktop Central before build 10.0.683 allows Unauthenticated Remote Code Execution during communication with Notification Server.
CVE-2021-37419
PUBLISHED: 2021-09-21
ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus before 6112 is vulnerable to SSRF.