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CEO & Cofounder, Strategic Cyber Ventures
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Tom is a cyber intelligence expert, author, professor, and leader in the field of cybersecurity.  Having held a seat on the Commission on Cyber Security for the 44th President of the United States and serving as an advisor to the International Cyber Security Protection Alliance (ICSPA), he has worked in the highest levels of cybersecurity.  He has applied his expertise in the corporate world, as chief cybersecurity officer for Trend Micro, where for over three years Tom was responsible for analysis of emerging cybersecurity threats and relevant defensive technologies.  Prior to Trend Micro, Tom served as the vice president of security for Core Security. 

 

Tom began his career as senior data risk management specialist for the World Bank treasury security team, where he was responsible for cyber intelligence and security policy as he advised central banks around the world about their cyber risk posture.

 

In addition to his professional work, Tom believes in sharing his knowledge to benefit others in order to combat cybercrime.  Tom was a Professor at American University's School of International Service and the Kogod School of Business, and he co-authored the book E-safety and Soundness: Securing Finance in a New Age. He regularly presents at global cybersecurity conferences and is a contributor on cyber analysis for major networks. Tom is a Certified Information Security Manager and is a Certified Ethical Hacker.

 

 

Articles by Tom Kellermann
6 Security Trends for 2018/2019
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  10/15/2018
6 Reasons Why Employees Violate Security Policies
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,  10/16/2018
Getting Up to Speed with "Always-On SSL"
Tim Callan, Senior Fellow, Comodo CA,  10/18/2018
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CVE-2018-10839
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-16
Qemu emulator <= 3.0.0 built with the NE2000 NIC emulation support is vulnerable to an integer overflow, which could lead to buffer overflow issue. It could occur when receiving packets over the network. A user inside guest could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process resulting in DoS.
CVE-2018-13399
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-16
The Microsoft Windows Installer for Atlassian Fisheye and Crucible before version 4.6.1 allows local attackers to escalate privileges because of weak permissions on the installation directory.
CVE-2018-18381
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-16
Z-BlogPHP 1.5.2.1935 (Zero) has a stored XSS Vulnerability in zb_system/function/c_system_admin.php via the Content-Type header during the uploading of image attachments.
CVE-2018-18382
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-16
Advanced HRM 1.6 allows Remote Code Execution via PHP code in a .php file to the user/update-user-avatar URI, which can be accessed through an "Update Profile" "Change Picture" (aka user/edit-profile) action.
CVE-2018-18374
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-16
XSS exists in the MetInfo 6.1.2 admin/index.php page via the anyid parameter.