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Content tagged with Black Hat posted in August 2012
Slide Show: Memorable Moments From Black Hat 2012
Slideshows  |  8/13/2012  | 
A look at some of the demos, hacks, awards, and parties at this year's Black Hat USA 2012 convention
Top 3 HTML5 Vulnerability Risk Categories
News  |  8/8/2012  | 
Forrester urges HTML5 adoption, but security researchers say secure coding should be in place from the start
Study: Phishing Messages Elude Filters, Frequently Hit Untrained Users
Quick Hits  |  8/7/2012  | 
Many users don't know how to respond to fraudulent email, according to survey of Black Hat attendees
Tech Insight: Offensive Countermeasures Help Defenders Fight Back
News  |  8/4/2012  | 
Defenders desperate to prevent attacks have begun taking measures to fight back against attackers
Don't Become Cats Chasing Mobile Security Laser Pointers
News  |  8/3/2012  | 
Mobile security threats may pose some risks, but do a risk analysis on the entire situation before diverting funds to fundamental security activities
Scope Of APTs More Widespread Than Thought
News  |  8/2/2012  | 
Researcher uncovers hundreds of different custom malware families used by cyberspies -- and discovers an Asian security company conducting cyberespionage
Hacking Oracle Database Indexes
News  |  8/1/2012  | 
Database indexes the new "low-hanging" fruit for database vulnerabilities
Black Hat: Researcher Demonstrates Hardware Backdoor
News  |  8/1/2012  | 
One security professional shows off techniques for backdooring computer hardware to allow an attack to better hide and be more persistent


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** DISPUTED ** fs/nfsd/nfs3xdr.c in the Linux kernel through 5.10.8, when there is an NFS export of a subdirectory of a filesystem, allows remote attackers to traverse to other parts of the filesystem via READDIRPLUS. NOTE: some parties argue that such a subdirectory export is not intended to preven...
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Python 3.x through 3.9.1 has a buffer overflow in PyCArg_repr in _ctypes/callproc.c, which may lead to remote code execution in certain Python applications that accept floating-point numbers as untrusted input, as demonstrated by a 1e300 argument to c_double.from_param. This occurs because sprintf i...