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 Tim Rohrbaugh

Profile of Tim Rohrbaugh

VP Information Security, Intersections Inc.
News & Commentary Posts: 2
Tim Rohrbaugh is an information security practitioner who used military (comsec) experience to transition, in the mid 90s, to supporting Government Information Assurance (IA) projects. While splitting time between penetration testing and teaching at DISA, Mr. Rohrbaugh developed the passion and approach for security design and management that he uses effectively today in the Chief Information Security Officer role at a public financial services company. Before joining his current company, almost 10 years ago, he was the CIO of a private consulting firm where he lead the Centers of Excellence, which included managed security services and furthered the goal of integrating information security into the development life cycle (novel idea at the time). Mr. Rohrbaugh currently serves on the board for the Online Trust Alliance where he provides strategic advice from technical and corporate governance prospective with the goal of strengthening the bonds of trust between consumers and concerned businesses. He lives in the Virginia countryside with his wife and children.
Articles by Tim Rohrbaugh
Ransomware Grabs Headlines but BEC May Be a Bigger Threat
Marc Wilczek, Digital Strategist & CIO Advisor,  10/12/2017
20 Questions to Ask Yourself before Giving a Security Conference Talk
Joshua Goldfarb, Co-founder & Chief Product Officer, IDDRA,  10/16/2017
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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.