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Founder and Managing Director at TalaTek
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Baan Alsinawi is the Founder and Managing Director of TalaTek, LLC. Ms Alsinawi's vision for TalaTek was the need for an integrated platform that could both control security and minimize risk, and which could be implemented to ensure compliance by agencies and organizations. Ms Alsinawi is a member of ISC2 , and is CISSP and ITIL certified. She has more than two decades of experience in information technology (IT), and has served in various capacities from managing networks and software sales to directing security operations.

Ms. Alsinawi is a Top 100 Women in Cyber for Cybersecurity Ventures and a top 25 DC innovator according to Washington Life magazine. She also started the DC chapter of Girls in Tech to help mentor women of all ages.

Ms. Alsinawi's current security and risk credentials include Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and ISACA's Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) certification.

Articles by Baan Alsinawi
When It Comes To Security Tools, More Isn't More
Lamont Orange, Chief Information Security Officer at Netskope,  1/11/2021
US Capitol Attack a Wake-up Call for the Integration of Physical & IT Security
Seth Rosenblatt, Contributing Writer,  1/11/2021
IoT Vendor Ubiquiti Suffers Data Breach
Dark Reading Staff 1/11/2021
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PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
OneDev is an all-in-one devops platform. In OneDev before version 4.0.3, there is a critical vulnerability which can lead to pre-auth remote code execution. AttachmentUploadServlet deserializes untrusted data from the `Attachment-Support` header. This Servlet does not enforce any authentication or a...
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PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
OneDev is an all-in-one devops platform. In OneDev before version 4.0.3, AttachmentUploadServlet also saves user controlled data (`request.getInputStream()`) to a user specified location (`request.getHeader("File-Name")`). This issue may lead to arbitrary file upload which can be used to u...
CVE-2021-21246
PUBLISHED: 2021-01-15
OneDev is an all-in-one devops platform. In OneDev before version 4.0.3, the REST UserResource endpoint performs a security check to make sure that only administrators can list user details. However for the `/users/` endpoint there are no security checks enforced so it is possible to retrieve ar...