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Tor Project To Launch Bug Bounty Program
Last Message: 12/31/2015
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5 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Your Firewall
Last Message: 12/30/2015
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Open Source Encryption Must Get Smarter
Last Message: 12/29/2015
 |  Comments: 3
Survey: When Leaving Company, Most Insiders Take Data They Created
Last Message: 12/29/2015
 |  Comments: 15
10 Funny Twitter Feeds For Security Geeks
Last Message: 12/29/2015
 |  Comments: 5
Giant Mystery Database Of US Voters Leaked
Last Message: 12/28/2015
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Congress Clears Path for Information Sharing But Will It Help?
Last Message: 12/25/2015
 |  Comments: 3
A Hidden Insider Threat: Visual Hackers
Last Message: 12/24/2015
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Security Tech: Its Not What You Buy, Its How You Deploy
Last Message: 12/24/2015
 |  Comments: 2
Torrenting Still A Thorn In Enterprise Networks
Last Message: 12/23/2015
 |  Comments: 1
The Employee Password Habits That Could Hurt Enterprises
Last Message: 12/22/2015
 |  Comments: 6
The Cybersecurity Year In Review
Last Message: 12/21/2015
 |  Comments: 36
The End Of Passwords?
Last Message: 12/21/2015
 |  Comments: 4
How Digital Forensic Readiness Reduces Business Risk
Last Message: 12/15/2015
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Perimeter Inversion: Turning Digital Security Inside Out
Last Message: 12/15/2015
 |  Comments: 2
Twitter Says Nation-State Hackers Targeted Some Accounts
Last Message: 12/15/2015
 |  Comments: 1
Re-innovating Static Analysis: 4 Steps
Last Message: 12/15/2015
 |  Comments: 4
Internet Of Things Christmas Security Survival Guide
Last Message: 12/14/2015
 |  Comments: 1
Latentbot: A Ghost in the Internet
Last Message: 12/14/2015
 |  Comments: 2
Making Security Everyones Job, One Carrot At A Time
Last Message: 12/14/2015
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IPv6 And The Growing DDoS Danger
Last Message: 12/13/2015
 |  Comments: 1
Machine Learning Is Cybersecuritys Latest Pipe Dream
Last Message: 12/11/2015
 |  Comments: 4
Cyber Extortion, DDoS-For-Bitcoin Campaigns Rise
Last Message: 12/11/2015
 |  Comments: 1
McAfee Labs 2016-2020 Threat Predictions, Part 1
Last Message: 12/8/2015
 |  Comments: 2
Exploit Kit Explosion Will Keep Victims Off Kilter
Last Message: 12/8/2015
 |  Comments: 2
We Need A New Word For Cyber
Last Message: 12/6/2015
 |  Comments: 6
Security Geek Gift Guide
Last Message: 12/4/2015
 |  Comments: 2
The Grinch Who Exposed Your Kids' Identities
Last Message: 12/3/2015
 |  Comments: 1
Cybersecurity Seen As Top Priority For Financial Risk Managers
Last Message: 12/3/2015
 |  Comments: 1
How CISOs Can Change The Game of Cybersecurity
Last Message: 12/2/2015
 |  Comments: 1
RSA Warns Of Zero Detection Trojan
Last Message: 12/2/2015
 |  Comments: 4
Xen Patches 'Worst'-Ever Virtual Machine Escape Vulnerability
Last Message: 12/1/2015
 |  Comments: 2
Cyber Monday: What Retailers & Shoppers Should Watch For
Last Message: 12/1/2015
 |  Comments: 12


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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.