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Security Advocate at AlienVault
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Javvad Malik is a London-based IT Security professional. Better
known as an active blogger, event speaker and industry commentator who is
possibly best known as one of the industry's most prolific video bloggers
with his signature fresh and light-hearted perspective on security. Prior
to joining AlienVault, Javvad was a senior analyst with 451 Research
providing technology vendors, investors, and end users with strategic
advisory services, including competitive research and go-to-market
positioning.

Articles by Javvad Malik
posted in March 2017
Cybersecurity Industry: It's Time to Stop the Victim Blame Game
Jessica Smith, Senior Vice President, The Crypsis Group,  2/25/2020
Google Adds More Security Features Via Chronicle Division
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  2/25/2020
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CVE-2018-8877
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-27
Information disclosure in Asuswrt-Merlin firmware for ASUS devices older than 384.4 and ASUS firmware before 3.0.0.4.382.50470 for devices allows remote attackers to acquire information on internal network IP address ranges by reading the new_lan_ip variable on the error_page.htm page.
CVE-2018-8878
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-27
Information disclosure in Asuswrt-Merlin firmware for ASUS devices older than 384.4 and ASUS firmware before 3.0.0.4.382.50470 for devices allows remote attackers to acquire information on internal network devices' hostnames and MAC addresses by reading the custom_id variable on the blocking.asp pag...
CVE-2020-7062
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-27
In PHP versions 7.2.x below 7.2.28, 7.3.x below 7.3.15 and 7.4.x below 7.4.3, when using file upload functionality, if upload progress tracking is enabled, but session.upload_progress.cleanup is set to 0 (disabled), and the file upload fails, the upload procedure would try to clean up data that does...
CVE-2020-7063
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-27
In PHP versions 7.2.x below 7.2.28, 7.3.x below 7.3.15 and 7.4.x below 7.4.3, when creating PHAR archive using PharData::buildFromIterator() function, the files are added with default permissions (0666, or all access) even if the original files on the filesystem were with more restrictive permission...
CVE-2020-3866
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-27
This was addressed with additional checks by Gatekeeper on files mounted through a network share. This issue is fixed in macOS Catalina 10.15.3. Searching for and opening a file from an attacker controlled NFS mount may bypass Gatekeeper.