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CSO, Cryptzone
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Leo Taddeo is the chief security officer for Cryptzone, a provider of dynamic, context-aware security solutions. Taddeo was previously the special agent in charge of the special operations/cyber division of the FBI's New York office, where he led more than 400 agents and oversaw high profile cases, including Silk Road, Blackshades and JP Morgan.

Previously, Taddeo served as a section chief in the international operations division, where he managed FBI operations in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Taddeo held roles of increasing responsibilities in the field, including supervising a joint FBI/New York City police department joint terrorism task force and serving as the legal attaché in Rome.

After receiving his degree in applied physics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Taddeo served as a tank officer in the U.S. Marine Corps. In 1991, he was awarded a Purple Heart and Bronze Star Medal for Valor for service in the Gulf war. Taddeo then earned a Juris Doctor from St. John's University and practiced civil litigation at Mound, Cotton & Wollan until entering the FBI. Taddeo is a graduate of the CISO Executive Program at Carnegie Mellon University. He also maintains the CISSP and GIAC Certified Incident Handler certifications

Articles by Leo Taddeo
'Hidden Tunnels' Help Hackers Launch Financial Services Attacks
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  6/20/2018
Inside a SamSam Ransomware Attack
Ajit Sancheti, CEO and Co-Founder, Preempt,  6/20/2018
Tesla Employee Steals, Sabotages Company Data
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer,  6/19/2018
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CVE-2018-12697
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
A NULL pointer dereference (aka SEGV on unknown address 0x000000000000) was discovered in work_stuff_copy_to_from in cplus-dem.c in GNU libiberty, as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.30. This can occur during execution of objdump.
CVE-2018-12698
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
demangle_template in cplus-dem.c in GNU libiberty, as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.30, allows attackers to trigger excessive memory consumption (aka OOM) during the "Create an array for saving the template argument values" XNEWVEC call. This can occur during execution of objdump.
CVE-2018-12699
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
finish_stab in stabs.c in GNU Binutils 2.30 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact, as demonstrated by an out-of-bounds write of 8 bytes. This can occur during execution of objdump.
CVE-2018-12700
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
A Stack Exhaustion issue was discovered in debug_write_type in debug.c in GNU Binutils 2.30 because of DEBUG_KIND_INDIRECT infinite recursion.
CVE-2018-11560
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-23
The webService binary on Insteon HD IP Camera White 2864-222 devices has a stack-based Buffer Overflow leading to Control-Flow Hijacking via a crafted usr key, as demonstrated by a long remoteIp parameter to cgi-bin/CGIProxy.fcgi on port 34100.