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Content tagged with Vulnerabilities / Threats posted in May 2006
Euro Security Initiatives Proposed
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
European Commission plans continent-wide effort to track and analyze security incidents
Cloudmark Combats Threats
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
Cloudmark announces a framework that allows email subscribers to participate in live reporting of messaging threats
When Your Vendor Is Your Problem
News  |  5/31/2006  | 
Market dominance makes Symantec and Microsoft vulnerable, but also creates opportunity for improved security
New Worm Promises World Cup Tickets
News  |  5/30/2006  | 
Banwarum's goal is to steal email addresses and flood the network with traffic
Symantec Vulnerability Revealed
News  |  5/25/2006  | 
EEye Digital Security uncovers remotely exploitable vulnerability in Symantec anti-virus program
Intellinx Unveils Version 2
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Today Intellinx announces Intellinx Version 2 of internal security software
Dragnet Snares 565 for Online Fraud
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Global authorities cooperate in the most far-reaching enforcement action ever mounted against online fraud
Sourcefire Lands $20M
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
Sourcefire has secured $20 million in late-stage funding led by Meritech
CA Unveils eTrust SCM
News  |  5/24/2006  | 
CA announced eTrust Secure Content Manager (eTrust SCM) r8, a single, unified gateway solution
Brits to Lay Down the Law on Hackers?
News  |  5/23/2006  | 
Sweeping computer security legislation proposed in the UK Parliament could outlaw everyday IT practices
New Vulnerabilities Flare in Sun Solaris
News  |  5/22/2006  | 
Sun and other researchers report the discovery of new flaws in the Sun operating system
Light Reading Gets Turked
News  |  5/22/2006  | 
Thanks to a hack from Japan, visitors to Light Reading and some other sites operated by CMP were redirected to a Turkish music and entertainment site
Simplicita Raises Funding
News  |  5/22/2006  | 
Simplicita has raised $2.1 million in Series A venture capital financing
Qualys, MetaInfo Partner
News  |  5/22/2006  | 
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Microsoft Certifies Spyrus
News  |  5/22/2006  | 
Spyrus has attained Gold Certified Partner status in the Microsoft Partner Program
Uniloc Upgrades softANCHOR
News  |  5/22/2006  | 
Uniloc announces today the availability of softANCHOR 4.0
ITU Opens Security Gateway
News  |  5/19/2006  | 
ITU announces results of global survey and launches cybersecurity gateway on World Telecommunication Day 2006
Targeted Word Trojan Found
News  |  5/19/2006  | 
A Trojan that exploits a zero-day vulnerability has been found in the wild. Experts say not to be alarmed
Custom Trojans: The Next Big Thing
News  |  5/19/2006  | 
Zombies and bots are just the opening parries from an emerging form of malware
Wanadooops! Flaw Reveals User Data
News  |  5/18/2006  | 
Indexing flaw in the systems of Europe's top broadband ISP reveals personal data of many UK customers
WebSense Eyes Surfing at Work
News  |  5/17/2006  | 
Men more likely than women to engage in personal Web surfing at work; women more likely to infect PCs with spyware, call help desk
Cybertrust, CPCNet Secure China
News  |  5/17/2006  | 
CPCNet and Cybertrust unveil plans to offer an integrated suite of information security services to companies in China
Cambia Enforces Security Policy
News  |  5/17/2006  | 
Cambia releases enhanced security policy enforcement software
A Helpful Trojan Horse?
News  |  5/16/2006  | 
A new Trojan horse seeks out and eliminates movies and MP3 tracks from users' machines, saving IT the trouble
Penetration Testing Is First Stop for Alstom
News  |  5/15/2006  | 
Transportation company needed to get secure, so it turned to penetration testing for a big-picture view
One in Five Hit by Keyloggers
News  |  5/15/2006  | 
Websense announced the IT Decision-Maker results of the company's seventh annual [email protected] study, conducted by Harris Interactive
Edentify, Innerwall Team
News  |  5/12/2006  | 
Edentify announced a joint marketing agreement with Innerwall
Phishing Gets Phancy
News  |  5/12/2006  | 
Phishing scams are growing in sophistication, using Javascript to dupe users into giving up the goods
Tests View Attack Evolution
News  |  5/12/2006  | 
Panda Software, a managed security services organization, released its Q1 security analysis
Security's Management Meeting
News  |  5/12/2006  | 
Security is becoming less about fixing individual problems and more about managing and monitoring threats and vulnerabilities across an enterprise
ISS Broadens Management Mandate
News  |  5/10/2006  | 
Think of its new Virtual-SOC as security outsourcing on demand
Cambia, Vigilar Team
News  |  5/9/2006  | 
Cambia has formed a reseller relationship with Vigilar
Yes, Virginia, VOIP Can Be Secure
News  |  5/4/2006  | 
A live demo at Interop shows that with app-level gateways, deep packet inspection, and VPN, VOIP can be hardened from attack
Cymphonix Tunes Security Management
News  |  5/3/2006  | 
New DC30s handle correlation of user, application activity; malware threats; and content filtering
FaceTime Unveils Greynet Manager
News  |  5/3/2006  | 
FaceTime announced the immediate availability of Greynet Enterprise Manager (GEM)
RMI Demos With Intoto
News  |  5/2/2006  | 
Intoto will showcase its iGateway EX Unified Threat Management (UTM) software platform running on RMI's XLR Processor at Interop
F-Secure Ships Symbian
News  |  5/2/2006  | 
F-Secure announced the mobile industry's first antivirus product for Symbian OS 9 platform
SANS Exposes 'Safe' Technologies
News  |  5/1/2006  | 
Apple's MacOS tops the SANS Institute's Top 20 Vulnerabilities, demonstrating that no platform is inherently safe


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CVE-2020-15105
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-10
Django Two-Factor Authentication before 1.12, stores the user's password in clear text in the user session (base64-encoded). The password is stored in the session when the user submits their username and password, and is removed once they complete authentication by entering a two-factor authenticati...
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PUBLISHED: 2020-07-10
In Bareos Director less than or equal to 16.2.10, 17.2.9, 18.2.8, and 19.2.7, a heap overflow allows a malicious client to corrupt the director's memory via oversized digest strings sent during initialization of a verify job. Disabling verify jobs mitigates the problem. This issue is also patched in...
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PUBLISHED: 2020-07-10
Bareos before version 19.2.8 and earlier allows a malicious client to communicate with the director without knowledge of the shared secret if the director allows client initiated connection and connects to the client itself. The malicious client can replay the Bareos director's cram-md5 challenge to...
CVE-2020-11081
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-10
osquery before version 4.4.0 enables a priviledge escalation vulnerability. If a Window system is configured with a PATH that contains a user-writable directory then a local user may write a zlib1.dll DLL, which osquery will attempt to load. Since osquery runs with elevated privileges this enables l...
CVE-2020-6114
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-10
An exploitable SQL injection vulnerability exists in the Admin Reports functionality of Glacies IceHRM v26.6.0.OS (Commit bb274de1751ffb9d09482fd2538f9950a94c510a) . A specially crafted HTTP request can cause SQL injection. An attacker can make an authenticated HTTP request to trigger this vulnerabi...