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Co-Founder & President, Secure Mentem, Inc.
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Ira Winkler, CISSP, CISM is Co-Founder and President of Secure Mentem, Inc. and President of the Internet Security Advisors Group. Described as a modern day James Bond, Winkler began his career at the National Security Agency and is recognized as an expert in Internet security and cybercrime. He is the author of Spies Among Us, about how people and companies fall victim to corporate hacking, cracking, and other criminal activity.

Articles by Ira Winkler
More Than Half of Users Reuse Passwords
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  5/24/2018
Is Threat Intelligence Garbage?
Chris McDaniels, Chief Information Security Officer of Mosaic451,  5/23/2018
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PUBLISHED: 2018-05-26
An issue was discovered in PublicCMS V4.0.20180210. There is a CSRF vulnerability in "admin/sysUser/save.do?callbackType=closeCurrent&navTabId=sysUser/list" that can add an admin account.
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PHP Scripts Mall Website Seller Script 2.0.3 has CSRF via user_submit.php?upd=2.
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PUBLISHED: 2018-05-26
The isfootnote function in markdown.c in libmarkdown.a in DISCOUNT 2.2.3a allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read) via a crafted file, as demonstrated by mkd2html.
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PUBLISHED: 2018-05-26
The islist function in markdown.c in libmarkdown.a in DISCOUNT 2.2.3a allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read) via a crafted file, as demonstrated by mkd2html.
CVE-2018-11494
PUBLISHED: 2018-05-26
The "program extension upload" feature in OpenCart through 3.0.2.0 has a six-step process (upload, install, unzip, move, xml, remove) that allows attackers to execute arbitrary code if the remove step is skipped, because the attacker can discover a secret temporary directory name (containi...