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Software Security Assurance Thought Leader
Member Since: 9/24/2014
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Kevin Greene is a thought leader in the area of software security assurance. He currently serves on the advisory board for New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Cybersecurity Research Center, and Bowie State University's Computer Science department. Kevin has been very instrumental in helping advance research and development in the area of software quality assurance, and has taken a leadership role in partnering with academia, government, and industry to create forward leaning capabilities to improve software assurance while working at DHS S&T, Cyber Security Division. Kevin enjoys working with organizations to formalize their Secure DevOps strategies to achieve security "at-speed." Kevin is currently a principal software assurance engineer at The MITRE Corporation. He is currently hosting his own podcast, Cybersecurity Insights and Perspectives, where he engages other industry thought leaders on cybersecurity issues.

Articles by Kevin E. Greene
Intel Says to Stop Applying Problematic Spectre, Meltdown Patch
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  1/22/2018
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CVE-2017-0290
Published: 2017-05-09
NScript in mpengine in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine with Engine Version before 1.1.13704.0, as used in Windows Defender and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (type confusion and application crash) via crafted JavaScript code within ...

CVE-2016-10369
Published: 2017-05-08
unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

CVE-2016-8202
Published: 2017-05-08
A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

CVE-2016-8209
Published: 2017-05-08
Improper checks for unusual or exceptional conditions in Brocade NetIron 05.8.00 and later releases up to and including 06.1.00, when the Management Module is continuously scanned on port 22, may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and reload) of the management module.

CVE-2017-0890
Published: 2017-05-08
Nextcloud Server before 11.0.3 is vulnerable to an inadequate escaping leading to a XSS vulnerability in the search module. To be exploitable a user has to write or paste malicious content into the search dialogue.