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dmelnick
Member Since: March 31, 2014
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David Melnick, Founder and CEO of WebLife Balance, brings almost 25 years experience in technology and security. David has worked extensively with both US and Global companies advising them on setting strategy, developing risk based priorities, and operationalizing effective governance of highly sensitive and regulated data. David's experience includes implementing security technology and addressing privacy regulatory requirements including Global, U.S. Federal and U.S. State privacy requirements.

As a past two term board member of (ISC)2, David traveled internationally representing the security and privacy profession. David has authored several books through McGraw Hill Publishing and Macmillan Publishing including PDA Security: Incorporating Handhelds into your Enterprise. Currently his books have been translated into 4 languages including Japanese, Chinese and Italian. David is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E CIPP/US),  a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).



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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-2023-0658
PUBLISHED: 2023-02-03
A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Multilaser RE057 and RE170 2.1/2.2. This affects an unknown part of the file /param.file.tgz of the component Backup File Handler. The manipulation leads to information disclosure. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. The ide...
CVE-2022-38389
PUBLISHED: 2023-02-03
IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler 9.4, 9.5, and 10.1 is vulnerable to an XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources. IBM X-Force ID: 233975.
CVE-2022-22486
PUBLISHED: 2023-02-03
IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler 9.4, 9.5, and 10.1 is vulnerable to an XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources. IBM X-Force ID: 226328.
CVE-2023-0634
PUBLISHED: 2023-02-02
An uncontrolled process operation was found in the newgrp command provided by the shadow-utils package. This issue could cause the execution of arbitrary code provided by a user when running the newgrp command.
CVE-2022-48114
PUBLISHED: 2023-02-02
RuoYi up to v4.7.5 was discovered to contain a SQL injection vulnerability via the component /tool/gen/createTable.