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Security Researcher, ESET
Member Since: 5/2/2014
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News & Commentary Posts: 25
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Lysa Myers began her tenure in malware research labs in the weeks before the Melissa virus outbreak in 1999. She has watched both the malware landscape and the security technologies used to prevent threats from growing and changing dramatically. Because keeping up with all this change can be difficult for even the most tech-savvy users, she enjoys explaining security issues in an approachable manner for companies and consumers alike. Over the years, Myers has worked both within antivirus research labs, finding and analyzing new malware, and within the third-party testing industry to evaluate the effectiveness of security products. As a Security Researcher for ESET, she focuses on providing practical analysis and advice of security trends and events.

Articles by Lysa Myers
White House Cybersecurity Strategy at a Crossroads
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  7/17/2018
Lessons from My Strange Journey into InfoSec
Lysa Myers, Security Researcher, ESET,  7/12/2018
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CVE-2018-14364
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-18
GitLab Community and Enterprise Edition before 10.7.7, 10.8.x before 10.8.6, and 11.x before 11.0.4 allows Directory Traversal with write access and resultant remote code execution via the GitLab projects import component.
CVE-2018-14387
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-18
An issue was discovered in WonderCMS before 2.5.2. An attacker can create a new session on a web application and record the associated session identifier. The attacker then causes the victim to authenticate against the server using the same session identifier. The attacker can access the user's acco...
CVE-2018-14388
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-18
joyplus-cms 1.6.0 has XSS via the manager/admin_ajax.php can_search_device array parameter.
CVE-2018-14389
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-18
joyplus-cms 1.6.0 has SQL Injection via the manager/admin_ajax.php val parameter.
CVE-2018-12429
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-18
JEESNS through 1.2.1 allows XSS attacks by ordinary users who publish articles containing a crafted payload in order to capture an administrator cookie.