Pat Osborne

Profile of Pat Osborne

Principal - Executive Consultant at Outhaul Consulting, LLC, & Cybersecurity Advisor for the Security Innovation Center
Member Since: 3/5/2018
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Pat Osborne is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) with over 30 years in the IT field. He is the principal - executive consultant at Outhaul Consulting, LLC, and a cybersecurity advisor for the Security Innovation Center. He has experience in industry sectors including SaaS providers, banking, government, and transportation.

Previously, Pat served as senior VP of information technology for the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) for 15 years. He was also Chief Information Officer for Daon Trusted Identity Services for six years.

As a certified ISO 27001 professional and an ISO certified Lead Auditor, Pat has provided security and compliance consulting services for multiple standards, including ISO, HIPAA and NIST, to organizations over the past five years.

Pat is also an adjunct professor at United States Naval Academy teaching security courses.

Articles by Pat Osborne
Who Does What in Cybersecurity at the C-Level
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer,  3/16/2018
Microsoft Report Details Different Forms of Cryptominers
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  3/13/2018
New 'Mac-A-Mal' Tool Automates Mac Malware Hunting & Analysis
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  3/14/2018
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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 ...

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).

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...

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.

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.