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Content tagged with Advanced Threats posted in August 2014
Breach of Homeland Security Background Checks Raises Red Flags
News  |  8/25/2014  | 
"We should be burning down the house over this," says a GRC expert.
All In For The Coming World of 'Things'
Commentary  |  8/25/2014  | 
At a Black Hat round table, experts discuss the strategies necessary to lock down the Internet of Things, the most game-changing concept in Internet history.
Healthcare Industry, Feds Talk Information Sharing
News  |  8/22/2014  | 
Representatives from the healthcare industry as well as government discuss importance of threat intelligence-sharing in light of the Community Health Systems breach.
Hacker Or Military? Best Of Both In Cyber Security
Commentary  |  8/21/2014  | 
How radically different approaches play out across the security industry.
Community Health Systems Breach Atypical For Chinese Hackers
News  |  8/18/2014  | 
Publicly traded healthcare organization's stock goes up as breach notifications go out.
Researcher Finds Potholes In Vehicle Traffic Control Systems
News  |  8/9/2014  | 
Hundreds of thousands of road traffic sensors and repeater equipment are at risk of attack, researcher says.
No Fixes In Sight For Satellite Terminal Flaws
News  |  8/7/2014  | 
At Black Hat USA, a researcher who in April revealed weaknesses in popular satellite ground terminal equipment found on air, land and sea, demonstrates possible attack scenarios.
Heartbleed, GotoFail Bring Home Pwnie Awards
Quick Hits  |  8/7/2014  | 
The Pwnie Awards celebrate the best bug discoveries and worst security fails.
Dan Geer Touts Liability Policies For Software Vulnerabilities
News  |  8/6/2014  | 
Vendor beware. At Black Hat, Dan Geer suggests legislation to change product liability and abandonment rules for vulnerable and unsupported software.
TSA Checkpoint Systems Found Exposed On The Net
News  |  8/6/2014  | 
Researcher Billy Rios exposes new threats to airport security systems.
Dark Reading Plans Special Coverage Of Black Hat USA 2014
Commentary  |  8/4/2014  | 
Radio shows, daily newsletter, and panel sessions highlight Dark Reading's comprehensive coverage of the Black Hat conference.
The World's Most Hackable Cars
News  |  8/2/2014  | 
Researchers find 2014 models of Dodge Viper, Audi A8, Honda Accord are the least likely to be hit by hackers.


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CVE-2022-2712
PUBLISHED: 2023-01-27
In Eclipse GlassFish versions 5.1.0 to 6.2.5, there is a vulnerability in relative path traversal because it does not filter request path starting with './'. Successful exploitation could allow an remote unauthenticated attacker to access critical data, such as configuration files and deployed appli...
CVE-2020-36659
PUBLISHED: 2023-01-27
In Apache::Session::Browseable before 1.3.6, validity of the X.509 certificate is not checked by default when connecting to remote LDAP backends, because the default configuration of the Net::LDAPS module for Perl is used. NOTE: this can, for example, be fixed in conjunction with the CVE-2020-16093 ...
CVE-2020-36658
PUBLISHED: 2023-01-27
In Apache::Session::LDAP before 0.5, validity of the X.509 certificate is not checked by default when connecting to remote LDAP backends, because the default configuration of the Net::LDAPS module for Perl is used. NOTE: this can, for example, be fixed in conjunction with the CVE-2020-16093 fix.
CVE-2023-24060
PUBLISHED: 2023-01-27
Haven 5d15944 allows Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) via the feed[url]= Feeds functionality. Authenticated users with the ability to create new RSS Feeds or add RSS Feeds can supply an arbitrary hostname (or even the hostname of the Haven server itself). NOTE: this product has significant usage b...
CVE-2023-22740
PUBLISHED: 2023-01-27
Discourse is an open source platform for community discussion. Versions prior to 3.1.0.beta1 (beta) (tests-passed) are vulnerable to Allocation of Resources Without Limits. Users can create chat drafts of an unlimited length, which can cause a denial of service by generating an excessive load on the...