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Content posted in October 2018
UC Berkeley Launches Cybersecurity "Citizen Clinic"
Products and Releases  |  10/31/2018  | 
New program will train students to provide sustainable cybersecurity assistance to politically vulnerable organizations
Arctic Wolf Lands $45 Million in New Funding to Accelerate Company Growth
Products and Releases  |  10/30/2018  | 
Amidst Rapid Growth and Market Interest, SOC-as-a-Service Provider Plans for Expanded Offerings with New Products and Strategic Acquisitions
Explosive IoT Growth Slowed by 'Early Adopter Paradox'
Products and Releases  |  10/25/2018  | 
Extensive multi-year F-Secure consumer survey finds the consumers most excited about connected home devices are also most aware of the privacy risks
Check Point Software to Acquire Dome9
Products and Releases  |  10/24/2018  | 
Acquisition will strengthen Check Points position in Cloud Security
Smarsh Survey Reveals Financial Firms Looking for Communications Risks in the Wrong Places
Products and Releases  |  10/19/2018  | 
Eighth annual report finds organizations need to place a greater emphasis on modern workforce communications channels Including mobile and social media
60% of IT Security Professionals Looking to Leave Current Job: Mondo
Products and Releases  |  10/18/2018  | 
Top reasons for leaving are tied between lack of growth opportunities and job satisfaction, the tech recruiter reports.
The Chertoff Group Announces Rebrand
Products and Releases  |  10/16/2018  | 
The Chertoff Group gets a makeover, enhancing its reputable service practices with new core offerings, new website, new logo, and new podcast.
New RiskRecon Asset Risk Valuation Algorithms Manage Third-Party Cyber Risk
Products and Releases  |  10/15/2018  | 
New algorithms solve the cyber risk equation by automatically determining the risk value of computer systems, enabling precise cyber risk assessment and action.
Study: 77% of CISOs Receive Conflicting Advice About Changing Regulation
Products and Releases  |  10/11/2018  | 
New study highlights key cybersecurity industry trends and insights on data privacy regulation.
Shujinko Raises $2.8 Million to Address Cloud Security Compliance
Products and Releases  |  10/11/2018  | 
Unusual Ventures, Defy, Vulcan Capital, PSL Ventures and Vas Ventures invested in the Seattle-based startup, with participation from key angels in the security and cloud space.
AppRiver Acquires Total Defense
Products and Releases  |  10/10/2018  | 
Second acquisition of 2018 strengthens AppRivers position as a global leader in security and productivity solutions for small and mid-sized businesses
Akamai Announces Platform Enhancements Designed to Bolster Security
Products and Releases  |  10/10/2018  | 
Adds intelligent security automation, advanced threat protection for web apps, deeper real-time insights, and improved efficiencies to the edge
Symantec Expands Cloud Security Portfolio
Products and Releases  |  10/10/2018  | 
Integrated approach to cloud security, compliance and management delivers no compromises visibility and control to IaaS, PaaS and SaaS applications
Romanian National Accused of Leading Intl. Fraud Operation Behind $4M Theft
Products and Releases  |  10/10/2018  | 
The cyber fraud ring allegedly used malware to steal $4M after taking users' passwords and personal data, the DoJ reports.
Cryptomining Dethrones Ransomware as Top Threat in 2018: Webroot
Products and Releases  |  10/10/2018  | 
Webroot also saw phishing attempts increase by more than 60 percent.
Information Security Forum Releases Standard of Good Practice 2018
Products and Releases  |  10/3/2018  | 
All-in-One guide used by global organizations as primary reference for information security best practices
Lockpath and BitSight Announce Partnership to Strengthen Cyber Security Risk Programs
Products and Releases  |  10/3/2018  | 
The new integration focuses on managing security risk from third and fourth parties.
Mimecast Announces Web Security
Products and Releases  |  10/2/2018  | 
75% Of Organizations Lack Complete Confidence That Their Security Defenses Will Stop Targeted Spear-Phishing With Malicious Web Links
Department of Energy Invests $28 Million to Advance Cybersecurity of the Nations Critical Energy Infrastructure
Products and Releases  |  10/2/2018  | 
Funding to Support the Creation of More Resilient Energy Delivery Systems
Endace Launches Petabyte Network Recording Appliance
Products and Releases  |  10/1/2018  | 
Appliance includes new capabilities for security and performance analytics, with a 5x increase in storage density, 40Gbps recording, and increased analytics throughput.
Belden and Claroty Announce Strategic Partnership
Products and Releases  |  10/1/2018  | 
Companies Deliver First-of-its-Kind Integrated Cybersecurity Solution for Deep, End-to-End Visibility and Real-Time Monitoring Across Industrial Networks


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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...
CVE-2020-4042
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...