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Jim Zimmermann is Skillsoft's Solution Principal, IT & Digital Skills. Jim has been with Skillsoft for 12 years and has supported many of the Skillsoft's largest IT training customers.

Jim has more than 40 years of experience in IT and telecommunications and has started and sold three successful IT and media businesses. Jim also wrote the first commercially available email system for the IBM PC (before the days of the Internet) and helped develop the first color publishing system that ran on off-the-shelf Unix workstations. Jim is a successful analyst and writer and has written dozens of articles over the years for a number of IT publications and he has written technical white papers for many leading IT and telecom companies.

Jim is an avid bicycle rider and he is on the Board of Directors for several organizations building "rail trails" in the Lakes Region of NH. He is also the founder of Lakes Region Bicycling – a group that promotes bicycle riding in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire.



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CVE-2020-15256
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-19
A prototype pollution vulnerability has been found in `object-path` <= 0.11.4 affecting the `set()` method. The vulnerability is limited to the `includeInheritedProps` mode (if version >= 0.11.0 is used), which has to be explicitly enabled by creating a new instance of `object-path` and settin...
CVE-2020-15261
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-19
On Windows the Veyon Service before version 4.4.2 contains an unquoted service path vulnerability, allowing locally authenticated users with administrative privileges to run malicious executables with LocalSystem privileges. Since Veyon users (both students and teachers) usually don't have administr...
CVE-2020-6084
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-19
An exploitable denial of service vulnerability exists in the ENIP Request Path Logical Segment functionality of Allen-Bradley Flex IO 1794-AENT/B 4.003. A specially crafted network request can cause a loss of communications with the device resulting in denial-of-service. An attacker can send a malic...
CVE-2020-6085
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-19
An exploitable denial of service vulnerability exists in the ENIP Request Path Logical Segment functionality of Allen-Bradley Flex IO 1794-AENT/B 4.003. A specially crafted network request can cause a loss of communications with the device resulting in denial-of-service. An attacker can send a malic...
CVE-2020-10746
PUBLISHED: 2020-10-19
A flaw was found in Infinispan version 10, where it permits local access to controls via both REST and HotRod APIs. This flaw allows a user authenticated to the local machine to perform all operations on the caches, including the creation, update, deletion, and shutdown of the entire server.