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Content tagged with Identity & Access Management posted in October 2015
To Find The Needle, Chop Down the Haystack: 5 Steps For Effective Threat Monitoring
Commentary  |  10/22/2015
Would bank security screen everyone entering the building then leave the vault door open with no one watching the money? Of course not!
The Internet of Things: Its All About Trust
Commentary  |  10/16/2015
As billions of devices come online, it will be critical to protect the keys and certificates we use for authentication, validation, and privileged access control.
'POODLE' One Year Later: Still Around? Not So Much
Commentary  |  10/14/2015
As high-severity vulnerabilities go, POODLE remediation rates and times have proven to be astonishingly better than expected.
Believe It Or Not, Millennials Do Care About Privacy, Security
News  |  10/13/2015
80% say it is vitally or very important that PII, financial, and/or medical data be shared only with authorized parties
Dell Acquisition of EMC Has Big Cybersecurity Implications
News  |  10/12/2015
The devil will be in the details, but if company cooks up a winning integration strategy to combine the likes of SecureWorks and RSA, it is poised to become a major cybersecurity player.
Chipping Away At Credit Card Fraud With EMV
Commentary  |  10/8/2015
As of October 1, so-called chip-and-pin technology is now the law of the land for electronic payments in the US. But its not the silver bullet that will instantly stop all cybercrime.

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.