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Content posted in December 2016
COALFIRE ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF CYBER SECURITY LEADER, VERIS GROUP
Products and Releases  |  12/28/2016  | 
Combination Positions Coalfire with New Cyber Risk, Compliance, and Technical Testing Capabilities
BIO-key Debuts Wearable Fingerprint Reader for New Devices At CES
Products and Releases  |  12/27/2016  | 
BIO-key to show wearable fingerprint reader for Windows, Micro USB Fingerprint Reader for Android and Biometric Padlocks
SECDO Completes $10M Funding to Revolutionize Security Incident Response
Products and Releases  |  12/22/2016  | 
Investment was led by the Rafael Development Corporation (RDC) and Check Point Co-founder & Chairman Marius Nacht
Cybersecurity Is Maturing, People Still the Problem: Nuix
Products and Releases  |  12/19/2016  | 
A Nuix executive survey discovered cybersecurity approaches are maturing, but spending is misdirected and human behavior is the largest security threat.
Consumers More Worried About Cybercrime Than Physical World Crime: Sophos
Products and Releases  |  12/14/2016  | 
A Sophos survey discovered consumers are more concerned about cybercrime than physical world crime, yet awareness of phishing scams and ransomware remains low.
Symantec Files Patent Infringement Suit Against Zscaler, Inc.
Products and Releases  |  12/12/2016  | 
Company Takes Legal Action to Safeguard Patented Technologies
PCI SECURITY STANDARDS COUNCIL PUBLISHES SUPPLEMENTAL PCI DSS SCOPING GUIDANCE
Products and Releases  |  12/9/2016  | 
Guidance Clarifies Scoping Principles Outlined in the PCI Data Security Standard
Mach37 Announces New Platinum Sponsor: General Dynamics Mission Systems
Products and Releases  |  12/8/2016  | 
Private sector sponsorship expedites Virginias quest to become the cybersecurity capital of the world.
Dell Unveils Dell Data Protection | Secure Lifecycle: Next-Generation Data Protection for the Entire Data Lifecycle
Products and Releases  |  12/2/2016  | 
Secures critical business documents and maintains protection as data moves across devices Provides IT with the authority to enact data leakage prevention, digital rights management and file access monitoring Expands visibility of where and how businesses access their data with granular policy controls capabilities
Cloud Security Alliance Launches Crowdfunded Cloud Security Management Tool
Products and Releases  |  12/2/2016  | 
The STARWatch SaaS application was designed to help organizations manage compliance and risks using CSA standards and best practices.
Infinite Group Inc. Introduces Nodeware Vulnerability Management Solution
Products and Releases  |  12/2/2016  | 
Nodewares plug-and-play system is intended to simplify and enhance security for SMBs.
Americans Fear Russian Hackers: Alertsec Survey
Products and Releases  |  12/1/2016  | 
Alertsecs 2016 Security Breach Study reveals that 2016 hacks changed security practices and that Americans worry about Russian hackers


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Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading,  2/16/2018
From DevOps to DevSecOps: Structuring Communication for Better Security
Robert Hawk, Privacy & Security Lead at xMatters,  2/15/2018
Facebook Aims to Make Security More Social
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading,  2/20/2018
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CVE-2017-0290
Published: 2017-05-09
NScript in mpengine in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine with Engine Version before 1.1.13704.0, as used in Windows Defender and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (type confusion and application crash) via crafted JavaScript code within ...

CVE-2016-10369
Published: 2017-05-08
unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

CVE-2016-8202
Published: 2017-05-08
A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

CVE-2016-8209
Published: 2017-05-08
Improper checks for unusual or exceptional conditions in Brocade NetIron 05.8.00 and later releases up to and including 06.1.00, when the Management Module is continuously scanned on port 22, may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and reload) of the management module.

CVE-2017-0890
Published: 2017-05-08
Nextcloud Server before 11.0.3 is vulnerable to an inadequate escaping leading to a XSS vulnerability in the search module. To be exploitable a user has to write or paste malicious content into the search dialogue.