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Maxim Weinstein, CISSP, is a technologist and educator with a passion for information security. He works in product marketing at Sophos, where he specializes in server protection solutions. He is also a board member and former executive director of StopBadware. Maxim lives near Boston and has an unhealthy love of dessert. Follow him on Twitter @maximweinstein.
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CVE-2020-5788
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-01
Relative Path Traversal in Teltonika firmware TRB2_R_00.02.04.3 allows a remote, authenticated attacker to delete arbitrary files on disk via the admin/system/admin/certificates/delete action.
CVE-2020-5789
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-01
Relative Path Traversal in Teltonika firmware TRB2_R_00.02.04.3 allows a remote, authenticated attacker to read the contents of arbitrary files on disk.
CVE-2020-9486
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-01
In Apache NiFi 1.10.0 to 1.11.4, the NiFi stateless execution engine produced log output which included sensitive property values. When a flow was triggered, the flow definition configuration JSON was printed, potentially containing sensitive values in plaintext.
CVE-2020-9487
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-01
In Apache NiFi 1.0.0 to 1.11.4, the NiFi download token (one-time password) mechanism used a fixed cache size and did not authenticate a request to create a download token, only when attempting to use the token to access the content. An unauthenticated user could repeatedly request download tokens, ...
CVE-2020-9491
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-01
In Apache NiFi 1.2.0 to 1.11.4, the NiFi UI and API were protected by mandating TLS v1.2, as well as listening connections established by processors like ListenHTTP, HandleHttpRequest, etc. However intracluster communication such as cluster request replication, Site-to-Site, and load balanced queues...