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CTO, Contrast Security
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A pioneer in application security, Jeff Williams is the founder and CTO of Contrast Security, a revolutionary application security product that enhances software with the power to defend itself, check itself for vulnerabilities, and join a security command and control infrastructure. Jeff has over 25 years of security experience and served as the Global Chairman of the OWASP Foundation for eight years, where he created many open-source standards, tools, libraries, and guidelines - including the OWASP Top Ten

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CVE-2018-21082
PUBLISHED: 2020-04-08
An issue was discovered on Samsung mobile devices with N(7.x) software. Dex Station allows App Pinning bypass and lock-screen bypass via the "Use screen lock type to unpin" option. The Samsung ID is SVE-2017-11106 (February 2018).
CVE-2018-21083
PUBLISHED: 2020-04-08
An issue was discovered on Samsung mobile devices with M(6.0), N(7.x), and O(8.0) (Exynos or Qualcomm chipsets) software. There is information disclosure (of a kernel address) via trustonic_tee. The Samsung ID is SVE-2017-11175 (February 2018).
CVE-2018-21084
PUBLISHED: 2020-04-08
An issue was discovered on Samsung mobile devices with L(5.1), M(6.0), and N(7.x) software. There is a race condition with a resultant read-after-free issue in get_kek. The Samsung ID is SVE-2017-11174 (February 2018).
CVE-2018-21085
PUBLISHED: 2020-04-08
An issue was discovered on Samsung mobile devices with L(5.x), M(6.0), and N(7.x) software. There is a race condition with a resultant use-after-free in vnswap_deinit_backing_storage. The Samsung ID is SVE-2017-11176 (February 2018).
CVE-2018-21086
PUBLISHED: 2020-04-08
An issue was discovered on Samsung mobile devices with L(5.x), M(6.0), and N(7.x) software. There is a race condition with a resultant double free in vnswap_init_backing_storage. The Samsung ID is SVE-2017-11177 (February 2018).