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SVP & Global Head of Security Services for Pactera US (a Blackstone portfolio company)
Member Since: 3/2/2016
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Curtis Dalton is an information security and technology executive with 24 years' experience and a proven track record in management, technology and security. Prior to joining Pactera, Dalton was Chief Information Security Officer for Sapient - a global IT services and digital services provider. For Sapient, Dalton developed an acclaimed security program rooted in ISO 27001 globally to support a burgeoning business which doubled over his tenure.
Dalton's experience dates back to the beginning of the security profession when he helped develop one of the first firewalls, implemented one of the first global VPN solutions, and developed an early Data Loss Prevention solution in the mid '90's. Dalton is a published author & speaker with fifteen articles and cover stories appearing within leading publications, and a popular security architecture book published by Osborne McGraw-Hill. Dalton is certified as CISSP, CISM, ISMS Lead Auditor/Lead Implementer and is an active member within the information security community including ISC2, ISACA, ISSA, InfraGard and IAPP.

Articles by Curtis Dalton
20 Questions to Ask Yourself before Giving a Security Conference Talk
Joshua Goldfarb, Co-founder & Chief Product Officer, IDDRA,  10/16/2017
Why Security Leaders Can't Afford to Be Just 'Left-Brained'
Bill Bradley, SVP, Cyber Engineering and Technical Services, CenturyLink,  10/17/2017
Secure Wifi Hijacked by KRACK Vulns in WPA2
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer,  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.