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posted in May 2012

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New Advanced Persistent Threat, IXESHE, On The Rise
Quick Hits  |  5/31/2012  | 
Malware makes use of targeted email with malicious attachments
Social Engineers Steal 500,000 Customers' Data From WHMCS
Quick Hits  |  5/29/2012  | 
Client management billing platform provider says its hosting provider was breached
State Of Utah Fires Tech Director Over Breach
Quick Hits  |  5/22/2012  | 
Utah IT director 'lacked oversight and leadership' in incident that exposed personal details of 780,000, governor says
Security Leaders Urged To Take Action, Responsibility
Quick Hits  |  5/20/2012  | 
Talk is no longer enough for IT security pros, keynote speakers say at ISSA-LA conference
Network Security Technology Evolving Rapidly, Forrester Says
Quick Hits  |  5/15/2012  | 
Review of 17 product categories shows next-generation firewalls on the rise, stand-alone NAC on the wane
Dark Reading Launches New Tech Center On Threat Intelligence
Commentary  |  5/14/2012  | 
Subsite of Dark Reading will look at collection and analysis of data on emerging threats
UNC Charlotte Breach Affected More Than 350,000
Quick Hits  |  5/14/2012  | 
Data compromise at university is much larger than initially thought, report says
How To Use Service Providers To Manage DDoS Threats
Quick Hits  |  5/10/2012  | 
Distributed denial of service attacks can put your website and your businesss out of commission. Here are some tips on how to mitigate the threat
DHS Warns Of Cyberattack On Natural Gas Pipeline Companies
Quick Hits  |  5/7/2012  | 
Cybercampaign against multiple U.S. utility companies began four months ago, agency says
Jericho Botnet Targets Banks And Financial Institutions
Quick Hits  |  5/6/2012  | 
Botnet operators seek to steal passwords and credentials for financial gain, Palo Alto Networks researchers say
New Service Lets Users Scramble Data On Social Networks
Quick Hits  |  5/2/2012  | 
Scrambls service makes postings unreadable to all but those with permission

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It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
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Missing DLLs, if replaced by an insider, could allow an attacker to achieve local privilege escalation on the DeltaV Distributed Control System Controllers and Workstations (All versions) when some DeltaV services are started.