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 Lori MacVittie

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Lori MacVittie is the principal technical evangelist for cloud computing, cloud and application security, and application delivery and is responsible for education and evangelism across F5's entire product suite. MacVittie has extensive development and technical architecture experience in both high-tech and enterprise organizations. Prior to joining F5, MacVittie was an award-winning Senior Technology Editor at Network Computing Magazine, where she authored articles on a variety of topics aimed at IT professionals. She holds a B.S. in Information and Computing Science from the University of Wisconsin at Green Bay, and an M.S. in Computer Science from Nova Southeastern University. She also serves on the Board of Regents for the DevOps Institute and CloudNOW, and has been named one of the top influential women in DevOps.

Articles by Lori MacVittie
RDP Bug Takes New Approach to Host Compromise
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  7/18/2019
The Problem with Proprietary Testing: NSS Labs vs. CrowdStrike
Brian Monkman, Executive Director at NetSecOPEN,  7/19/2019
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CVE-2019-10101
PUBLISHED: 2019-07-23
WebAppick WooCommerce Product Feed 2.2.18 and earlier is affected by: Cross Site Scripting (XSS). The impact is: XSS to RCE via editing theme files in WordPress. The component is: admin/partials/woo-feed-manage-list.php:63. The attack vector is: Administrator must be logged in.
CVE-2019-10101
PUBLISHED: 2019-07-23
VCFTools vcfools prior to version 0.1.15 is affected by: Heap Use-After-Free. The impact is: Denial of Service or possibly unspecified impact (eg. code execution or information disclosure). The component is: The header::add_FILTER_descriptor method in header.cpp. The attack vector is: The victim mus...
CVE-2019-10173
PUBLISHED: 2019-07-23
It was found that xstream API version 1.4.10 before 1.4.11 introduced a regression for a previous deserialization flaw. If the security framework has not been initialized, it may allow a remote attacker to run arbitrary shell commands when unmarshalling XML or any supported format. e.g. JSON. (regre...
CVE-2019-14241
PUBLISHED: 2019-07-23
HAProxy through 2.0.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (ha_panic) via vectors related to htx_manage_client_side_cookies in proto_htx.c.
CVE-2019-10101
PUBLISHED: 2019-07-23
MODX Revolution Gallery 1.7.0 is affected by: CWE-434: Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type. The impact is: Creating file with custom a filename and content. The component is: Filtering user parameters before passing them into phpthumb class. The attack vector is: web request via /assets/...