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Senior Director of Security & Solutions Engineering at Force 3
Member Since: 10/21/2016
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Greg Kushto joined Force 3 in 2014 and is the senior director of security and solutions engineering. In this role, he is responsible for creating comprehensive security solutions for Force 3's client base within both the public and private sector, and ensuring that customers properly align their security profile to meet the needs of an increasingly complex security environment. Greg is responsible for architecting security solutions that combine multiple products and approaches. These solutions include network security, vulnerability management, anti-malware, intrusion detection and prevention, security event management, and all other security disciplines.

Prior to Force 3, Greg was the security architect for the Agriculture Security Operations Center within the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Greg also served as the lead security architect at SafeNet, Inc., and prior to that, he was vice president of security architecture and assessment for Citigroup.

Articles by Greg Kushto
1.9 Billion Data Records Exposed in First Half of 2017
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  9/20/2017
Get Serious about IoT Security
Derek Manky, Global Security Strategist, Fortinet,  9/20/2017
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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.