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National Practice Director for Secure Infrastructure Services at AT&T Cybersecurity Consulting
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Derrick Johnson is the National Practice Director for Secure Infrastructure Services within AT&T Cybersecurity Consulting, responsible for its direction and overall business performance. Derrick's practice provides strategic and tactical cybersecurity consulting services around next-generation network and cloud security architectures, zero trust networking, logical and virtual network segmentation and micro-segmentation, security operations, orchestration and automation, and firewalling, among other initiatives. Derrick is a CISSP with 23 years' experience who joined the AT&T Cybersecurity Consulting team through the acquisition of the VeriSign's Global Security Consulting business.  Prior to VeriSign, Derrick was the Global Information Security Officer for Stream International, and a Senior Associate on KPMG's Information Risk Management team. Before becoming a consultant, Derrick spent four years in systems and network engineering, with a role as a Senior Network Engineer with America OnLine's Advanced Network & Services (ANS) team. Derrick holds a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from Syracuse University.

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Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer,  10/19/2020
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PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
Multiple Stored Cross Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities exist in the YOURLS Admin Panel, Versions 1.5 - 1.7.10. An authenticated user must modify a PHP plugin with a malicious payload and upload it, resulting in multiple stored XSS issues.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
A Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability is identified in FruityWifi through 2.4. Due to a lack of CSRF protection in page_config_adv.php, an unauthenticated attacker can lure the victim to visit his website by social engineering or another attack vector. Due to this issue, an unauthenticat...
CVE-2020-24848
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
FruityWifi through 2.4 has an unsafe Sudo configuration [(ALL : ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL]. This allows an attacker to perform a system-level (root) local privilege escalation, allowing an attacker to gain complete persistent access to the local system.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
NVIDIA GeForce Experience, all versions prior to 3.20.5.70, contains a vulnerability in the ShadowPlay component which may lead to local privilege escalation, code execution, denial of service or information disclosure.
CVE-2020-25483
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-23
An arbitrary command execution vulnerability exists in the fopen() function of file writes of UCMS v1.4.8, where an attacker can gain access to the server.