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 Mukul Kumar & Anupam Sahai

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CISO & VP of Cyber Practice and VP Product Management, Cavirin Systems
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Mukul Kumar is Cavirin's CISO and vice president of Cyber Practice, bringing to Cavirin over 18 years of IT and security experience, including his previous role as CISO and VP of Cyber Practice at Balbix. Prior to this position, Kumar served as the chief security officer at Altera, now part of Intel, where he was responsible for leading the cybersecurity team, working directly with both technical and non-technical compliance professionals, to transform their security program and enterprise security architecture. Earlier in his career, he served in various roles at McKinsey and Microsoft.

Anupam Sahai is vice president of product management at Cavirin Systems, a provider of continuous security assessment and remediation for hybrid clouds, containers and data centers. Most recently he was CEO of Aegify and held senior positions at HP and Microsoft. Anupam holds a Master's degree in engineering and an MBA from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Contact him at [email protected].

Articles by Mukul Kumar & Anupam Sahai
Microsoft Patches Wormable RCE Vulns in Remote Desktop Services
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  8/13/2019
The Mainframe Is Seeing a Resurgence. Is Security Keeping Pace?
Ray Overby, Co-Founder & President at Key Resources, Inc.,  8/15/2019
GitHub Named in Capital One Breach Lawsuit
Dark Reading Staff 8/14/2019
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CVE-2019-15224
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-19
The rest-client gem 1.6.13 for Ruby, as distributed on RubyGems.org, included a code-execution backdoor inserted by a third party.
CVE-2019-15225
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-19
In Envoy through 1.11.1, users may configure a route to match incoming path headers via the libstdc++ regular expression implementation. A remote attacker may send a request with a very long URI to result in a denial of service (memory consumption). This is a related issue to CVE-2019-14993.
CVE-2019-15223
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-19
An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.1.8. There is a NULL pointer dereference caused by a malicious USB device in the sound/usb/line6/driver.c driver.
CVE-2019-15211
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-19
An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.2.6. There is a use-after-free caused by a malicious USB device in the drivers/media/v4l2-core/v4l2-dev.c driver because drivers/media/radio/radio-raremono.c does not properly allocate memory.
CVE-2019-15212
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-19
An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.1.8. There is a double-free caused by a malicious USB device in the drivers/usb/misc/rio500.c driver.