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Content posted in December 2011
More About Software Tokens
Commentary  |  12/29/2011  | 
When software tokens are as strong as hardware ones
Database Security Proxies
Commentary  |  12/22/2011  | 
Using DAM as a security proxy
Take Off The Data Security Blinders
Commentary  |  12/20/2011  | 
You can't protect what you can't see. Use these tools to learn how and where your data is at risk
Data Security, Top Down
Commentary  |  12/15/2011  | 
Focus on what needs to be done, not how to do it
For Your Mobile Only
Commentary  |  12/15/2011  | 
Imagine a modern-day plot for a James Bond movie and how mobile would make his task a whole lot easier
ADMP: DAM For Web Apps
Commentary  |  12/7/2011  | 
A look at the technology that combines application and database protection
RIM's PlayBook Security Patch Doesn't Last Long
Commentary  |  12/7/2011  | 
Research In Motion hoped to close a security breach with a software update to its PlayBook tablet, but coders cracked the patch in only a few hours.
Work And Play In Security
Commentary  |  12/5/2011  | 
As we look toward 2012, it's time to have more fun at work
Debunking The Conficker-Iranian Nuclear Program Connection
Commentary  |  12/4/2011  | 
Recent claims allude to Conficker-Stuxnet relationship, but are they really credible?


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CVE-2018-12697
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
A NULL pointer dereference (aka SEGV on unknown address 0x000000000000) was discovered in work_stuff_copy_to_from in cplus-dem.c in GNU libiberty, as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.30. This can occur during execution of objdump.
CVE-2018-12698
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
demangle_template in cplus-dem.c in GNU libiberty, as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.30, allows attackers to trigger excessive memory consumption (aka OOM) during the "Create an array for saving the template argument values" XNEWVEC call. This can occur during execution of objdump.
CVE-2018-12699
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
finish_stab in stabs.c in GNU Binutils 2.30 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact, as demonstrated by an out-of-bounds write of 8 bytes. This can occur during execution of objdump.
CVE-2018-12700
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
A Stack Exhaustion issue was discovered in debug_write_type in debug.c in GNU Binutils 2.30 because of DEBUG_KIND_INDIRECT infinite recursion.
CVE-2018-11560
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
The webService binary on Insteon HD IP Camera White 2864-222 devices has a stack-based Buffer Overflow leading to Control-Flow Hijacking via a crafted usr key, as demonstrated by a long remoteIp parameter to cgi-bin/CGIProxy.fcgi on port 34100.