Author

 Carson Sweet
Twitter
LinkedIn
RSS
E-Mail

Profile of Carson Sweet

Co-Founder & CTO, CloudPassage
News & Commentary Posts: 2

Carson Sweet is co-founder and chief technology officer for CloudPassage. As founding CEO, Carson led the team that created Halo, the patented security platform that changes the way enterprises achieve infrastructure protection and compliance. Carson's information security career spans three decades and includes a broad range of entrepreneurial, management and hands-on technology experience. Carson and his teams have created groundbreaking security solutions across a range of industries and public sectors, with heavy focus on financial services, federal government, and high-tech. Carson focuses on long-term product, technology, and business strategy as CloudPassage expands market share through existing and emerging cloud security solutions. He also serves as chairman of the CloudPassage board of directors.

Articles by Carson Sweet
12 Free, Ready-to-Use Security Tools
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer,  10/12/2018
Pair of Reports Paint Picture of Enterprise Security Struggling to Keep Up
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  10/11/2018
New Domains: A Wide-Open Playing Field for Cybercrime
Ben April, CTO, Farsight Security,  10/9/2018
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon Contest
Current Issue
Flash Poll
The Risk Management Struggle
The Risk Management Struggle
The majority of organizations are struggling to implement a risk-based approach to security even though risk reduction has become the primary metric for measuring the effectiveness of enterprise security strategies. Read the report and get more details today!
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2018-18315
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-15
com/mossle/cdn/CdnController.java in lemon 1.9.0 allows attackers to upload arbitrary files because the copyMultipartFileToFile method in CdnUtils only checks for a ../ substring, and does not validate the file type and spaceName parameter.
CVE-2018-18316
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-15
emlog v6.0.0 has CSRF via the admin/user.php?action=new URI.
CVE-2018-18317
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-15
DESHANG DSCMS 1.1 has CSRF via the public/index.php/admin/admin/add.html URI.
CVE-2018-18296
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-15
MetInfo 6.1.2 has XSS via the /admin/index.php bigclass parameter in an n=column&a=doadd action.
CVE-2018-18309
PUBLISHED: 2018-10-15
An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.31. An invalid memory address dereference was discovered in read_reloc in reloc.c. The vulnerability causes a segmentation fault and application crash, which leads to denial of service,...