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In Brief: The Unusual Suspects -- DeMystifying Attack Groups
In Brief: The Unusual Suspects -- DeMystifying Attack Groups
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/31/2016  | 
Your adversary is an imperfect human being. Use that knowledge to fight back.
In Brief: Using Offense To Create Best Defense
In Brief: Using Offense To Create Best Defense
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/25/2016  | 
Carbon Black execs talk about how their background in offensive security helps them think like attackers, and better defend against them.
The Threat Of Security Analytics Complexity
The Threat Of Security Analytics Complexity
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/23/2016  | 
Congratulations! You're protecting your organization with layered security...but now you're drowning in more security analytics data flows than you can handle.
In Brief: Securing IoT & Supporting Innovation
In Brief: Securing IoT & Supporting Innovation
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/23/2016  | 
CTO of BlueCat talks about how the Internet of Things pushes the boundaries of computing and how infosec pros can balance security and innovation.
In Brief: Fidelis CSO Talks Insider Threats, Detection Vs. Prevention
In Brief: Fidelis CSO Talks Insider Threats, Detection Vs. Prevention
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/22/2016  | 
Chief security officer of Fidelis Cybersecurity talks about the balancing act of both protecting the organization's insiders and protecting the organization from its insiders.
In Brief: Transforming SOCs to SICs
In Brief: Transforming SOCs to SICs
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/22/2016  | 
SPONSORED: Greg Boison, director of homeland and cybersecurity for Lockheed Martin, talks to Brian Gillooly at the RSA Conference about how to transform a security operations center into a security intelligence center, and Lockheed Martin's approach. See the full interview here.
Securing IoT & Supporting Innovation
Securing IoT & Supporting Innovation
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/3/2016  | 
Andrew Wertkin, CTO, BlueCat talks about how the Internet of Things pushes computing to the edge and how security must go out to meet it.
Using Offensive Security Mindset To Create Best Defense
Using Offensive Security Mindset To Create Best Defense
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/2/2016  | 
Carbon Black's CTO and chief security strategist talk about how their background in offensive security helps them think like attackers, and better defend against them.
Fidelis CSO Talks Insiders, Data Science, Encryption Backdoors, Kill Chain
Fidelis CSO Talks Insiders, Data Science, Encryption Backdoors, Kill Chain
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/2/2016  | 
The chief security officer of Fidelis Cybersecurity talks about managing insider risks, harnessing the power of metadata, and fending off attackers throughout the entire kill chain.
From SOC To SIC: Transforming Security Operations Centers
From SOC To SIC: Transforming Security Operations Centers
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/2/2016  | 
Lockheed Martin Director of Homeland and Cybersecurity Greg Boison talks about transforming the security operations center into the security intelligence center.
The Unusual Suspects: Demystifying Attack Groups Through Threat Intelligence
The Unusual Suspects: Demystifying Attack Groups Through Threat Intelligence
Dark Reading Videos  |  3/1/2016  | 
Colin McKinty, vice president of cybersecurity strategy, Americas, for BAE Systems talks about the importance of knowing your adversary.


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CVE-2021-31607
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-23
In SaltStack Salt 2016.9 through 3002.6, a command injection vulnerability exists in the snapper module that allows for local privilege escalation on a minion. The attack requires that a file is created with a pathname that is backed up by snapper, and that the master calls the snapper.diff function...
CVE-2021-31597
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-23
The xmlhttprequest-ssl package before 1.6.1 for Node.js disables SSL certificate validation by default, because rejectUnauthorized (when the property exists but is undefined) is considered to be false within the https.request function of Node.js. In other words, no certificate is ever rejected.
CVE-2021-2296
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-22
Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox product of Oracle Virtualization (component: Core). The supported version that is affected is Prior to 6.1.20. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromi...
CVE-2021-2297
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-22
Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox product of Oracle Virtualization (component: Core). The supported version that is affected is Prior to 6.1.20. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromi...
CVE-2021-2298
PUBLISHED: 2021-04-22
Vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL (component: Server: Optimizer). Supported versions that are affected are 8.0.23 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attac...