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DouglasF354
Member Since: October 28, 2019
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Douglas Ferguson, a security professional of over 20 years, is the founder and CTO of Pharos Security. Pharos specializes in aligning security goals and strategy to the business and a calibrated risk appetite, ensuring an integrated business plan and optimized operations build to that plan, and on budget.


Prior to Pharos, Ferguson was with Barclays Bank in London, where he was responsible for numerous security programs and initiatives across more than 40 countries. Ferguson was also a managing consultant and researcher on the acclaimed X-Force at Internet Security Systems. He delivered security services to more than 200 clients globally and was a co-creator of the breakthrough System Scanner technology.



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I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
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Attacks on Kaseya Servers Led to Ransomware in Less Than 2 Hours
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
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It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
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CVE-2022-45343
PUBLISHED: 2022-11-29
GPAC v2.1-DEV-rev478-g696e6f868-master was discovered to contain a heap use-after-free via the Q_IsTypeOn function at /gpac/src/bifs/unquantize.c.
CVE-2022-44635
PUBLISHED: 2022-11-29
Apache Fineract allowed an authenticated user to perform remote code execution due to a path traversal vulnerability in a file upload component of Apache Fineract, allowing an attacker to run remote code. This issue affects Apache Fineract version 1.8.0 and prior versions. We recommend users to upgr...
CVE-2022-46146
PUBLISHED: 2022-11-29
Prometheus Exporter Toolkit is a utility package to build exporters. Prior to versions 0.7.2 and 0.8.2, i someone has access to a Prometheus web.yml file and users' bcrypted passwords, they can bypass security by poisoning the built-in authentication cache. Versions 0.7.2 and 0.8.2 contain a fix for...
CVE-2022-36433
PUBLISHED: 2022-11-29
The blog-post creation functionality in the Amasty Blog Pro 2.10.3 plugin for Magento 2 allows injection of JavaScript code in the short_content and full_content fields, leading to XSS attacks against admin panel users via posts/preview or posts/save.
CVE-2022-4202
PUBLISHED: 2022-11-29
A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in GPAC 2.1-DEV-rev490-g68064e101-master. Affected is the function lsr_translate_coords of the file laser/lsr_dec.c. The manipulation leads to integer overflow. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploit has been disclose...