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Content tagged with Vulnerabilities / Threats posted in February 2007
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Innovation's Dead
News  |  2/28/2007  | 
Vendors excel at fear-mongering, but fall well short where technical creativity or capabilities are concerned
Heads in the Sand
News  |  2/28/2007  | 
Everyone loses when threats of legal action get made to forestall vulnerability disclosure
HID, IOActive Butt Heads Again
News  |  2/28/2007  | 
Rights and responsibilities of how, when to disclose vulnerabilities get revisited at Black Hat
Government Targets Insider Threat
News  |  2/28/2007  | 
Defense, Justice, and HUD developing new strategies for stopping internal security leaks
Apple Flap Redux
News  |  2/28/2007  | 
David Maynor goes public at Black Hat DC on his side of the Apple wireless exploit story
A Hacker by Any Other Name
News  |  2/27/2007  | 
Black hat? Gray hat? Carder? Cracker? Putting a name on today's hacker is no simple task
Security's Symbiosis
News  |  2/27/2007  | 
Let's face a simple truth: Hackers (white and black hat alike) and vendors need each other
VZW Wins Against SMS Spammers
News  |  2/27/2007  | 
Firm ordered to pay $200,000 damages for sending SMS spam to mobiles, Sophos comments
Black Hat Cancels RFID Demo
News  |  2/27/2007  | 
Badge, smartcard patent holder threatens lawsuit over cloning presentation
How to Cheat Hardware Memory Access
News  |  2/27/2007  | 
Researcher Joanna Rutkowska will demonstrate how to derail forensics' search for malware in the OS
Norton Goes Online
News  |  2/26/2007  | 
Symantec rolls out new combination security and online backup service for consumers
PatchLink Acquires Harris's Suite
News  |  2/26/2007  | 
PatchLink announced the acquisition of STAT Guardian Vulnerability Management Suite from Harris Corporation
Five Myths About Black Hats
News  |  2/26/2007  | 
In our breakout survey of those who break in, black hats attempt to rewrite conventional wisdom about their motives, methods
More of a Gray Area
News  |  2/26/2007  | 
Blacklisting's about to become passe as major AV companies look to whitelisting's potential
Here Comes the (Web) Fuzz
News  |  2/26/2007  | 
Black Hat researcher says fuzzing Web applications is the next big thing, will release free tool
Symantec Intros Norton 360
News  |  2/26/2007  | 
Symantec announced the availability of the newest product to join its award winning line of Norton products - Norton 360
Chico's Chooses Liquid Machines
News  |  2/25/2007  | 
Leading specialty clothing retailer Chico's chooses Liquid Machines to protect its intellectual property and confidential information
RSS Syndicates Malware, Too
News  |  2/23/2007  | 
RSS becoming another delivery mechanism for XSS and other Web-related exploits
Black Hats Focus on Apps
News  |  2/23/2007  | 
DC convention shows security researchers are shifting away from network infrastructure - and toward applications
Pharmed Out Passwords
News  |  2/22/2007  | 
A simple change to wireless password defaults could make a world of difference, and possibly render this issue moot
Smart & Safe
News  |  2/22/2007  | 
Smartphones are a favorite new hacker target, and there's plenty you can do to lock 'em down
Vulnerability Found in Google Desktop
News  |  2/21/2007  | 
Watchfire announced its security researchers have discovered a vulnerability in Google Desktop
Black Hat: Botnets Go One-on-One
News  |  2/21/2007  | 
Botnets are changing channels and fighting back at researchers
Cisco's Web Security Play
News  |  2/21/2007  | 
Acquisition of Reactivity could pave way to network-based solutions for Web 2.0, SOA
VMs Create Potential Risks
News  |  2/21/2007  | 
Convenient and efficient, virtual machines can also increase your security exposure
Careless Whispers
News  |  2/21/2007  | 
The problem with unsecured wireless is you never know who's listening, or what they'll do with what they hear
Sophos Announces New CFO
News  |  2/20/2007  | 
Sophos announced that it has appointed Paul Smolinski to chief financial officer, global operations
Daylight Saving Switch Won't Help Hackers
News  |  2/20/2007  | 
Daylight Saving Time changes won't have a big impact on security, but some things could fall through the cracks
Security Outsourcing Heats Up
News  |  2/20/2007  | 
Security has become one of the key drivers in the managed services market, says Harris Interactive
Vendor Chooses WhiteHat
News  |  2/20/2007  | 
WhiteHat Sentinel provides timely, comprehensive Website vulnerability assessment of e-commerce shopping cart platform
Why Do You Hack?
News  |  2/20/2007  | 
New Dark Reading survey seeks the motives and methods behind your efforts to penetrate others' systems
Let's Wrestle for It
News  |  2/18/2007  | 
A grab-n-go with a suspect employee's laptop turns unexpectedly physical
Tool Uncovers Inadvertent 'Chatter'
News  |  2/16/2007  | 
Errata Security to release tool at Black Hat later this month that demonstrates 'data seepage' via WiFi
Giving Up Hope on Users
News  |  2/16/2007  | 
Expect any help from end users on security? Time to get real
Insider Tries to Steal $400 Million at DuPont
News  |  2/16/2007  | 
Unusual computer activity is tipoff in successful case against chemist who tried to steal intellectual property for his new employer
Data to Drown In
News  |  2/16/2007  | 
How do you keep from getting sucked under by all the management data that security systems spit out?
New 'Drive-By' Attack Is Remote
News  |  2/15/2007  | 
Symantec and Indiana University researchers build proof-of-concept exploit preying on businesses and homes with broadband routers
3G Card Secures Laptops
News  |  2/15/2007  | 
3G cellular-based add-on secures data in the event of malware infection, laptop loss, or theft
Digging Into Motivation
News  |  2/15/2007  | 
Or, how to blunt the bad guys' advantage and incent users to make smarter choices
AppLabs Undertakes Testing
News  |  2/14/2007  | 
FutureBazaar partners with AppLabs Technologies for security testing
Wait for WAFs
News  |  2/14/2007  | 
Web application firewalls are a first step in getting on top of Web security - but these devices still have a ways to go
I Love You, Sucker
News  |  2/14/2007  | 
Maybe malware writers just need a hug
Getting Users Fixed
News  |  2/13/2007  | 
Dark Reading roundtable addresses the value of end-user security training - or lack thereof
10 Signs an Employee Is About to Go Bad
News  |  2/13/2007  | 
Worried that you might have an insider threat? Here are some warning signs
Study: Two Hacks a Minute
News  |  2/13/2007  | 
Researchers at the University of Maryland show firsthand why weak passwords are a hacker's dream come true
Licensed to Surf
News  |  2/13/2007  | 
Users who don't use the Web safely are a danger to others on the Internet. Is it time to force surfers to carry a license?
Cloudmark Adds Messaging Security
News  |  2/13/2007  | 
Cloudmark is introducing Cloudmark Authority for Mobile Operators
Acunetix: 70% of Websites Hackable
News  |  2/12/2007  | 
Acunetix revealed that on average 70% of websites are at serious and immediate risk of being hacked
Data Destruction, at Your Disposal
News  |  2/12/2007  | 
Regulatory pressure, data leakage force enterprises to look at more secure disposal practices
Don't Ask, Don't Telnet
News  |  2/12/2007  | 
New zero-day telnet bug in Solaris reveals low-profile vulnerability in the OS
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PUBLISHED: 2020-09-25
In tensorflow-lite before versions 1.15.4, 2.0.3, 2.1.2, 2.2.1 and 2.3.1, when determining the common dimension size of two tensors, TFLite uses a `DCHECK` which is no-op outside of debug compilation modes. Since the function always returns the dimension of the first tensor, malicious attackers can ...
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PUBLISHED: 2020-09-25
In tensorflow-lite before versions 1.15.4, 2.0.3, 2.1.2, 2.2.1 and 2.3.1, a crafted TFLite model can force a node to have as input a tensor backed by a `nullptr` buffer. This can be achieved by changing a buffer index in the flatbuffer serialization to convert a read-only tensor to a read-write one....
CVE-2020-15210
PUBLISHED: 2020-09-25
In tensorflow-lite before versions 1.15.4, 2.0.3, 2.1.2, 2.2.1 and 2.3.1, if a TFLite saved model uses the same tensor as both input and output of an operator, then, depending on the operator, we can observe a segmentation fault or just memory corruption. We have patched the issue in d58c96946b and ...
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PUBLISHED: 2020-09-25
In TensorFlow Lite before versions 1.15.4, 2.0.3, 2.1.2, 2.2.1 and 2.3.1, saved models in the flatbuffer format use a double indexing scheme: a model has a set of subgraphs, each subgraph has a set of operators and each operator has a set of input/output tensors. The flatbuffer format uses indices f...
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PUBLISHED: 2020-09-25
In TensorFlow Lite before versions 2.2.1 and 2.3.1, models using segment sum can trigger writes outside of bounds of heap allocated buffers by inserting negative elements in the segment ids tensor. Users having access to `segment_ids_data` can alter `output_index` and then write to outside of `outpu...