Products and Releases

Content posted in May 2017
Security Teams Overwhelmed by Rising Volume of Attacks
Products and Releases  |  5/31/2017  | 
New Research Finds Time Sink Security Investigation Threatens Effective Security Operations
Nominum Introduces DNS-based SaaS Solution
Products and Releases  |  5/31/2017  | 
Sold through ISPs and Telecom Operators, Nominum N2 Secure Business Delivers Benefits of the Cloud in a Network-based Solution, Protecting Businesses and Guest Wi-Fi Networks from Ransomware, Phishing and Other Cyberthreats.
STEALTHbits Announces Free Shadow Brokers Vulnerability Utility
Products and Releases  |  5/30/2017  | 
Arms Organizations to Win Against WannaCry Ransomware
BeyondTrust Announces Support for Microsoft Azure
Products and Releases  |  5/30/2017  | 
PowerBroker Privileged Access Management and Retina Vulnerability Management solutions now available in the Azure Marketplace.
UL LLC Receives DARPA Grant to Help Mitigate Security Risks for Industrial IoT
Products and Releases  |  5/26/2017  | 
Funding supports the examination of challenges and process development to test IoT gateways for ICS applications.
Cisco Launches IoT Threat Defense to Secure IoT Devices
Products and Releases  |  5/26/2017  | 
Cloud Security Alliance Releases New Guidance for Connected Vehicle Security
Products and Releases  |  5/26/2017  | 
New Report from Internet of Things (IoT) Working Group Identifies Vehicle Attack Vectors and Impacts, Provides Recommendations for Securing the Connected Vehicle Environment.
Columbus Collaboratory Teams Up With TruSTAR Intelligence Exchange Platform
Products and Releases  |  5/26/2017  | 
Columbus Collaboratory strikes partnership with TruSTAR to extend its information sharing and analysis capabilities.
Taniums Momentum Raises $100 Million in Latest Round
Products and Releases  |  5/25/2017  | 
Stock round led by TPG Growth and other existing investors, including IVP, also brings in a new investor.
enSilo Launches Independent Patch for 'ESTEEMAUDIT' RDP Exploit
Products and Releases  |  5/24/2017  | 
Patch protects users from malware campaigns increasingly fueled by shadow brokers' exploit disclosures.
OWL Cybersecurity Launches Darknet Index
Products and Releases  |  5/24/2017  | 
Index ranks Fortune 500 based on the Darknet footprint and security threat levels.
Tech Decision-Makers Double Down on Cloud Adoption
Products and Releases  |  5/23/2017  | 
Kaspersky Lab Launches Threat Intelligence Portal
Products and Releases  |  5/23/2017  | 
The security firm creates a single point of entry for its Kaspersky Threat Data Feeds, APT Intelligence Reporting, and Kaspersky Threat LookUp.
Q1 2017 Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report
Products and Releases  |  5/22/2017  | 
The number of network layer assaults fell to 269 assaults per week during the first quarter, compared to 568 in the second quarter of 2015.
International Consortium Launches to Prevent Criminal Use of Dark Web and Virtual Currencies
Products and Releases  |  5/19/2017  | 
Seven European countries launch project to curtail criminals and attackers from using blockchain technology to avoid law detection.
Convicted Russian Cyber Criminal Roman Seleznev Faces Charges in Atlanta
Products and Releases  |  5/19/2017  | 
A convicted Russian cybercriminal has been arraigned on federal cyber fraud charges associated with the 2008 hack and theft of banking credentials from RBS Worldpay.
Versive Detects Advanced Cyber Campaigns Automatically with Advanced AI
Products and Releases  |  5/11/2017  | 
Versive Security Engine Assists Security Teams by Uncovering Previously Invisible Threats in Enterprise Networks
Attivo Networks Announces $15M Series B Financing Round
Products and Releases  |  5/10/2017  | 
Funding will be used for deception-based threat detection technology leadership and additional support of customer demand and global expansion.
Insider and Third-Party Access Ranks as Top Cyber Threats for Global Organizations
Products and Releases  |  5/9/2017  | 
Bomgars 2017 Secure Access Threat Report finds many organizations still allow a myriad of internal and external parties unsecured privileged access to critical systems and data.
Independent Study Finds Growing Divide Between IT and End Users on IT Performance Perceptions
Products and Releases  |  5/9/2017  | 
Study reveals dissatisfaction with IT department among end users, differing views on what it takes to bridge the gap.
CrowdStrike Expands Its Market-leading Managed Threat Hunting Service
Products and Releases  |  5/8/2017  | 
CrowdStrike Falcon OverWatch now offers additional services levels for customers who want guided response and remote incident management
CA Technologies Releases Payment Security Solution to Cut Online Fraud Loss
Products and Releases  |  5/5/2017  | 
CA Applies Real-Time Behavioral Analytics and Machine Learning to Online Transaction Data to Stop Fraud
Sword & Shield Enterprise Security Offers Purple Team Assessment Services
Products and Releases  |  5/1/2017  | 
Leading national cybersecurity firm now offering collaborative network attack penetration testing for organizations with mature information security programs to evaluate security controls and detection ability.


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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.