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Overestimating WebAssembly's Security Benefits Is Risky for Developers
Overestimating WebAssembly's Security Benefits Is Risky for Developers
Dark Reading Videos  |  8/29/2018  | 
Although WebAssembly technology promises both better performance and better security to developers, it also creates a new risk for native exploits in the browser.
Researcher Cracks San Francisco's Emergency Siren System
Researcher Cracks San Francisco's Emergency Siren System
Dark Reading Videos  |  8/24/2018  | 
Bastille researcher Balint Seeber discusses the process of creating SirenJack and cracking one of a city's critical safety systems.
AI-Based POC, DeepLocker, Could Conceal Targeted Attacks
AI-Based POC, DeepLocker, Could Conceal Targeted Attacks
Dark Reading Videos  |  8/23/2018  | 
IBM research scientist discusses DeepLocker, a stealthy artificial intelligence-enhanced proof-of-concept that won't release any payload until the attacker reaches its ultimate target.
What a Forensic Analysis of 'Worst Voting Machine Ever' Turned Up
What a Forensic Analysis of 'Worst Voting Machine Ever' Turned Up
Dark Reading Videos  |  8/22/2018  | 
University of Copenhagen associate professor discusses what he found when he dug into some decommissioned WinVote voting machines.
Malicious Cryptomining & Other Shifting Threats
Malicious Cryptomining & Other Shifting Threats
Dark Reading Videos  |  8/17/2018  | 
Skybox Security CMO Michelle Johnson Cobb discloses research results that include a spike in malicious cryptomining during Bitcoins peak, a shift to outside-the-perimeter mobile threats, and more.
The Rise of Bespoke Ransomware
The Rise of Bespoke Ransomware
Dark Reading Videos  |  8/17/2018  | 
Drawing from a recent study by SophosLabs, Principal Research Scientist Chester Wisniewski highlights a shift to the rise of more targeted and sophisticated ransomware threats, such as SamSam.


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I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
News
Attacks on Kaseya Servers Led to Ransomware in Less Than 2 Hours
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
Commentary
It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
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CVE-2021-36168
PUBLISHED: 2021-08-04
A Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') in Fortinet FortiPortal 6.x before 6.0.5, FortiPortal 5.3.x before 5.3.6 and any FortiPortal before 6.2.5 allows authenticated attacker to disclosure information via crafted GET request with maliciousÂ...
CVE-2020-24821
PUBLISHED: 2021-08-04
A vulnerability in the dwarf::cursor::skip_form function of Libelfin v0.3 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (DOS) through a segmentation fault via a crafted ELF file.
CVE-2020-24822
PUBLISHED: 2021-08-04
A vulnerability in the dwarf::cursor::uleb function of Libelfin v0.3 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (DOS) through a segmentation fault via a crafted ELF file.
CVE-2020-24823
PUBLISHED: 2021-08-04
A vulnerability in the dwarf::to_string function of Libelfin v0.3 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (DOS) through a segmentation fault via a crafted ELF file.
CVE-2020-24824
PUBLISHED: 2021-08-04
A global buffer overflow issue in the dwarf::line_table::line_table function of Libelfin v0.3 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (DOS).