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Content posted in February 2019
SpyCloud Raises $21M in Series B Funding, Will Focus on Account Takeover Prevention
Products and Releases  |  2/28/2019  | 
M12, Microsoft's venture fund, and others back efforts to prevent account exposure and takeover.
IBM X-Force Red Adds Onapsis to Uncover Critical Vulnerabilities
Products and Releases  |  2/28/2019  | 
Onapsis ERP technology will help IBM identify exploitable vulnerabilities in business-critical applications like SAP and Oracle.
Symantec Announces Updates to Platform, Partners with Amazon, Box, Splunk & Others
Products and Releases  |  2/28/2019  | 
More than 120 Partners, Including AWS, Box, IBM Security, Microsoft, Oracle, ServiceNow and Splunk, Commit to Symantecs Integrated Cyber Defense Platform
Survey: Cybercrime More Devastating to SMBs than Other Threats Fire, Flood, Transit Strike Combined
Products and Releases  |  2/27/2019  | 
Majority of Business Leaders Say a Breach Could End Their Business, While Others Remain Unaware of Catastrophic Potential
Radiflow Incorporates Dynamic Vulnerability Assessment Scoring into its Industrial Threat Detection Solution
Products and Releases  |  2/27/2019  | 
New version automates mapping and prioritization of vulnerabilities according to potential impact on OT networks and business logic of industrial operations
ThreadFix Delivers Vulnerability Mgmt for Network and Apps
Products and Releases  |  2/27/2019  | 
Vulnerability correlation capabilities provide complete visibility of risk to associated business operations and supports enterprise reporting.
Survey: CIOs see IT moving from cost center to trust center, even as challenges abound
Products and Releases  |  2/26/2019  | 
The days of the CIO serving strictly as an IT operator are over, according to the survey.
Pulse Secure Delivers Secure Access for Hybrid IT with Software Defined Perimeter Solutions
Products and Releases  |  2/25/2019  | 
New Pulse Access Suite with SDP delivers provisioning simplicity, scale and improved economics.
Illusive Networks Introduces Interactive Cyber Intelligence to Defend Organizations Against Human Attackers
Products and Releases  |  2/21/2019  | 
Empowers cyber defenders, and increases cyber resilience, with industry-leading precision in capturing, analyzing, and applying forensic insights
K2 Cyber Security Unveils Cloud Workload Protection Platform to Prevent Zero-Day Attacks in Real Time
Products and Releases  |  2/21/2019  | 
Disruptive startup exits stealth with $6 million in funding and the first deterministic approach for protecting hybrid clouds against sophisticated attacks
Prevalent Announces New CEO, Expands Leadership Team with 3 New C-Suite Positions
Products and Releases  |  2/21/2019  | 
Organizational changes fuel the next stage of growth for leading third-party risk platform provider.
R-CISC Changes Name to Retail and Hospitality ISAC
Products and Releases  |  2/21/2019  | 
Name change and 2019 plans reflect expanded membership and include additional staff, focused reports, new workshops.
Report Details AI and ML Cybersecurity Arms Race
Products and Releases  |  2/20/2019  | 
Aite Group report finds that machine learning-powered cybersecurity solutions are becoming must-haves for threat detection and response.
Cyber and Physical Convergence is Creating New Attack Opportunities for Cybercriminals
Products and Releases  |  2/20/2019  | 
The Fortinet threat landscape report reveals half of top 12 global exploits targeted IoT devices.
DIGITAL GUARDIAN NAMES MORDECAI ROSEN AS CEO
Products and Releases  |  2/20/2019  | 
Former Head of Cybersecurity at CA Technologies Takes the Reigns at Leading Data and Endpoint Protection Company
nsKnox Raises $15M Led by Viola Ventures & M12, Microsofts Venture Fund, to Meet Demand for Corporate Payment Protection
Products and Releases  |  2/19/2019  | 
Rising cybercrime sophistication and magnitude spurs demand for new technologies to protect against manipulations and fraud.
Hysolate Extends Cybersecurity Isolation Platform
Products and Releases  |  2/14/2019  | 
Platform extensions protect enterprise endpoints from cyberattacks while improving end-user productivity
Blue Hexagon Announces Real-Time, Deep Learning Platform for Network Threat Protection
Products and Releases  |  2/14/2019  | 
The company emerges from stealth with $31 million from Benchmark and Altimeter to transform how cyberthreats are detected and thwarted.
New Report: Toward AI Security: Global Aspirations for a More Resilient Future
Products and Releases  |  2/13/2019  | 
Research from the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity provides comparative analysis of different nations strategic plans for artificial intelligence.
GBG acquires Atlanta-based IDology for $300 Million
Products and Releases  |  2/13/2019  | 
The acquisition will expand UK-based GBG's global identity verification and fraud prevention capability in a key growth market.
Veriato to Offer Cerebral, Insider Threat Intelligence Platform
Products and Releases  |  2/13/2019  | 
60 percent of cyber attacks are carried out by insiders and the average cost of an Insider Threat is approaching $9 million
Tripwire IP360 Now Discovers More Than 200,000 Conditions
Products and Releases  |  2/13/2019  | 
vulnerability management solution Tripwire IP360 now discovers more than 200,000 conditions, including vulnerabilities, configurations, applications and operating systems.
Illumio Raises $65M and Expands Leadership Team With New CFO and Board Director Appointment
Products and Releases  |  2/13/2019  | 
Leading micro-segmentation company furthers global expansion, hires Anup Singh as CFO, and appoints John Hinshaw to Board of Directors
Fortanix Raises $23M Led by Intel Capital to Meet Growing Global Demand for Runtime Encryption Solutions Protecting Cloud Data
Products and Releases  |  2/12/2019  | 
Fortanix and Intel Working Together to Address Cloud Security and Data Privacy Problem by Providing Secure Enclaves and Key Management Protection in the Cloud
Axonius Raises $13 Million Series A
Products and Releases  |  2/12/2019  | 
Bessemer leads round to help cybersecurity asset management leader accelerate growth and product innovation; Amit Karp joins board of directors
Attivo Networks Introduces The Informer, a Deception-based Forensic Collection Solution
Products and Releases  |  2/12/2019  | 
Enhancement to ThreatDefend Platform Delivers Adversary Intelligence, Dramatically Reducing a Defenders Response and Remediation Time
ShiftLeft Raises $20 Million Series B Funding to Accelerate Adoption of Automated Application Security
Products and Releases  |  2/12/2019  | 
Thomvest leads round with participation from Sinewave, Bain Capital Ventures and Mayfield; new advisory board includes prominent members of security and development community
Qualys Releases Global IT Asset Inventory Cloud App
Products and Releases  |  2/11/2019  | 
The app is designed to deliver visibility and a source of truth for security and IT teams.
CrowdStrike Opens Endpoint Protection Platform to Third-party Applications
Products and Releases  |  2/8/2019  | 
The CrowdStrike Store delivers single-cloud experience to the security industry to improve the security stack and threat protection.


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PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
A Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability is identified in FruityWifi through 2.4. Due to a lack of CSRF protection in page_config_adv.php, an unauthenticated attacker can lure the victim to visit his website by social engineering or another attack vector. Due to this issue, an unauthenticat...
CVE-2020-24848
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
FruityWifi through 2.4 has an unsafe Sudo configuration [(ALL : ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL]. This allows an attacker to perform a system-level (root) local privilege escalation, allowing an attacker to gain complete persistent access to the local system.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
NVIDIA GeForce Experience, all versions prior to 3.20.5.70, contains a vulnerability in the ShadowPlay component which may lead to local privilege escalation, code execution, denial of service or information disclosure.
CVE-2020-25483
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
An arbitrary command execution vulnerability exists in the fopen() function of file writes of UCMS v1.4.8, where an attacker can gain access to the server.
CVE-2020-5977
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
NVIDIA GeForce Experience, all versions prior to 3.20.5.70, contains a vulnerability in NVIDIA Web Helper NodeJS Web Server in which an uncontrolled search path is used to load a node module, which may lead to code execution, denial of service, escalation of privileges, and information disclosure.