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CEO & Head of Threat Intelligence, Immunity Inc.
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Dave is CEO of Immunity Inc., an offensive security firm that serves many Fortune 500s, major financials and federal agencies. The company provides penetration tests and develops pen-test tools like Canvas, Silica, Innuendo and Swarm. Immunity is a past contractor with DARPA's Cyber Fast Track program.

Prior to founding Immunity in 2002, Dave served as a "computer scientist" at the NSA, and later as a security consultant with @stake. He is also the founder of INFILTRATE CON, a "pure offense" security conference, and co-author of "The Shellcoder's Handbook" and "Beginning Python."

Alex McGeorge serves as head of threat intelligence at Immunity Inc. His personal skill set ranges from penetration testing to threat modeling, software security and social engineering attacks. Alex leads many of the company's penetration testing engagements for multinational banks and Fortune 500s. He's discovered security flaws in a number of critical systems, including high-speed trading applications.

Prior to joining Immunity, Alex served as a cybersecurity contractor for the US Department of Transportation and as a senior network security engineer at Robbins Gioia.

Articles by Dave Aitel & Alex McGeorge
White House Cybersecurity Strategy at a Crossroads
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  7/17/2018
The Fundamental Flaw in Security Awareness Programs
Ira Winkler, CISSP, President, Secure Mentem,  7/19/2018
Number of Retailers Impacted by Breaches Doubles
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,  7/19/2018
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CVE-2018-1503
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-23
IBM WebSphere MQ 7.5, 8.0, and 9.0 could allow a remotely authenticated attacker to to send invalid or malformed headers that could cause messages to no longer be transmitted via the affected channel. IBM X-Force ID: 141339.
CVE-2018-1513
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-23
IBM Sterling B2B Integrator Standard Edition 5.2.0 through 5.2.6 is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session. IB...
CVE-2018-6677
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-23
Directory Traversal vulnerability in the administrative user interface in McAfee Web Gateway (MWG) MWG 7.8.1.x allows authenticated administrator users to gain elevated privileges via unspecified vectors.
CVE-2018-6678
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-23
Configuration/Environment manipulation vulnerability in the administrative interface in McAfee Web Gateway (MWG) MWG 7.8.1.x allows authenticated administrator users to execute arbitrary commands via unspecified vectors.
CVE-2018-14512
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-23
An XSS vulnerability was discovered in WUZHI CMS 4.1.0. There is persistent XSS that allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the form[nickname] parameter to the index.php?m=core&f=set&v=sendmail URI. When the administrator accesses the "system settings - mail ...