Dark Reading is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Vulnerabilities / Threats

7/24/2007
09:49 AM
50%
50%

Cigital, LeverPoint Team on Cigital India

Cigital has formed a partnership creating Cigital India with a recognized top performer in offshore outsourcing

DULLES and RESTON, Va. -- Cigital, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in software risk management and data security, has formed a partnership creating Cigital India with a recognized top performer in offshore outsourcing.

Cigital has selected LeverPoint, LLC, an established player with global experience, to provide high-value quality and testing outsourcing services. This new alliance will afford very advantageous cost benefits to clients for specialized software development and both QA and security testing. Cigital India has been named a Top 10 Vendor by the prestigious Black Book of Outsourcing, an annual, independent and non-biased ranking of 4,500 outsourcing companies based on 20,000 user surveys.

Cigital India excels in a number of key criteria important to Cigital clients. First, the company's IT staff has been recruited from top universities for their credentials in engineering, science and technology. The number of tools utilized internally results in a very high degree of process automation, greatly enhancing productivity. Finally, the focus applied to such specific areas as an offshoring mindset, applications knowledge, product development and QA allows the company to closely align with clients as valuable extensions of their own teams. The partnership-centric approach and positive communications methods developed by Cigital India helps clients realize a very high ROI; 92% of client involvement results in repeat or ongoing business.

Todd Bramblett, CEO of LeverPoint, comments on the advantages of the partnership, "We're pleased to have launched this new entity with Cigital. Combining Cigital's 15-years of experience in software quality and risk management for marquee companies, with our own deep expertise in a broad-range of software quality and testing methods, tools and techniques will provide tremendous capacity, capability and value to Cigital's clients."

Cigital Inc.

Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Comments
Oldest First  |  Newest First  |  Threaded View
COVID-19: Latest Security News & Commentary
Dark Reading Staff 6/5/2020
How AI and Automation Can Help Bridge the Cybersecurity Talent Gap
Peter Barker, Chief Product Officer at ForgeRock,  6/1/2020
Cybersecurity Spending Hits 'Temporary Pause' Amid Pandemic
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  6/2/2020
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon Contest
Write a Caption, Win a Starbucks Card! Click Here
Latest Comment: What? IT said I needed virus protection!
Current Issue
How Cybersecurity Incident Response Programs Work (and Why Some Don't)
This Tech Digest takes a look at the vital role cybersecurity incident response (IR) plays in managing cyber-risk within organizations. Download the Tech Digest today to find out how well-planned IR programs can detect intrusions, contain breaches, and help an organization restore normal operations.
Flash Poll
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2020-13864
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-05
The Elementor Page Builder plugin before 2.9.9 for WordPress suffers from a stored XSS vulnerability. An author user can create posts that result in a stored XSS by using a crafted payload in custom links.
CVE-2020-13865
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-05
The Elementor Page Builder plugin before 2.9.9 for WordPress suffers from multiple stored XSS vulnerabilities. An author user can create posts that result in stored XSS vulnerabilities, by using a crafted link in the custom URL or by applying custom attributes.
CVE-2020-11696
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-05
In Combodo iTop a menu shortcut name can be exploited with a stored XSS payload. This is fixed in all iTop packages (community, essential, professional) in version 2.7.0 and iTop essential and iTop professional in version 2.6.4.
CVE-2020-11697
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-05
In Combodo iTop, dashboard ids can be exploited with a reflective XSS payload. This is fixed in all iTop packages (community, essential, professional) for version 2.7.0 and in iTop essential and iTop professional packages for version 2.6.4.
CVE-2020-13646
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-05
In the cheetah free wifi 5.1 driver file liebaonat.sys, local users are allowed to cause a denial of service (BSOD) or other unknown impact due to failure to verify the value of a specific IOCTL.