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Vulnerability Risk Assessment News
February 14, 2017
At RSA Conference 2017, Tenable Network Security introduced a cloud-based vulnerability management platform called Tenable.io that allows users to import and export vulnerability data.
September 15, 2016
Oracle's lack of response to security researchers raises more questions after a zero-day MySQL vulnerability was reported, though patches may have already been released.
July 18, 2016
Responsible disclosure wins as researchers roll out branded website for 'httpoxy,' a set of vulnerabilities in server-side web apps that use the HTTP_PROXY variable.
May 18, 2016
Internet pioneer Paul Vixie spoke with SearchSecurity about Internet crime, the glibc bug and other pervasive vulnerabilities that may never be eradicated.
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The CISO (chief information security officer) is a senior-level executive responsible for developing and implementing an information security program, which includes procedures and policies designed to protect enterprise communications, systems and ... Continue Reading
Vulnerability management is a pro-active approach to managing network security through reducing the likelihood that flaws in code or design compromise the security of an endpoint or network. Continue Reading
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A copy-on-write vulnerability known as 'Dirty COW' was found in the Linux kernel of Android devices. Expert Michael Cobb explains the risks of this attack. Continue Reading
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With the large number of password breaches happening, enterprises should look into new methods of protecting their resources. Expert Nick Lewis explains how to reduce user risk. Continue Reading
A Rowhammer attack on DRAM can induce bit flipping, putting data security at risk. Expert Michael Cobb explains the flaw and what preventive actions enterprises can take. Continue Reading
A regular tabletop exercise could help to identify security risks in scenarios relevant to your organization. Expert Bob Wood explains the steps in the process. Continue Reading
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Google's Project Wycheproof tests crypto libraries for known vulnerabilities, but there are potential drawbacks to this tool. Expert Matthew Pascucci explains them. Continue Reading
Outbound network traffic remains a weakness for many enterprises and is a major attack vector. Expert Kevin Beaver explains how to spot irregular occurrences in your network. Continue Reading
Three pieces of vulnerable software are most targeted by the exploit kits studied in a Digital Shadows report. Expert Nick Lewis explains how your enterprise can manage them. Continue Reading