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President & CEO, CrowdStrike
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George Kurtz is President, CEO, and co-founder of CrowdStrike, a cutting-edge, big data, security technology company focused on helping enterprises and governments protect their most sensitive intellectual property and national security information. He is an internationally recognized security expert with more than 20 years of experience in the space. His entrepreneurial background and ability to commercialize nascent technologies has enabled him to drive innovation throughout his career, resulting in rapid growth for the businesses he has run. George's prior roles at McAfee, a $3 billion security company, include Worldwide Chief Technology Officer and GM, as well as SVP of Enterprise. He also authored the best-selling security book of all time, Hacking Exposed: Network Security Secrets & Solutions

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Putter Panda: Tip Of The Iceberg

6/10/2014
What CrowdStrike's outing of Putter Panda -- the second hacking group linked to China's spying on US defense and European satellite and aerospace industries -- means for the security industry.

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n ihevcd_parse_slice_data of ihevcd_parse_slice.c, there is a possible out of bounds write due to a missing bounds check. This could lead to remote code execution with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is needed for exploitation.Product: AndroidVersions: Android-8.0 Android...