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 Matt Ahrens

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Security Team Leader at Coalition
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Matt Ahrens leads the Security Team at Coalition, the leading technology-enabled cyber insurance solution, combining comprehensive insurance and free cybersecurity tools to help businesses manage and mitigate cyber-risk.

Prior to Coalition, he co-founded The Crypsis Group, a leading breach response and forensics firm, where he was a Vice President. Mr. Ahrens has spent much of his career helping organizations prepare for, respond to, and defend against large scale cyber incidents and data breach events, including serving as Vice President of Technology Integration and Director of Security Assessments for GuidePoint Security, and as Senior Manager of IT Security for LivingSocial.

A seasoned security professional with a wide range of experience, Mr. Ahrens is able to quickly and intuitively develop novel remediation techniques for deep technically matters.

Articles by Matt Ahrens
White House Cybersecurity Strategy at a Crossroads
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  7/17/2018
The Fundamental Flaw in Security Awareness Programs
Ira Winkler, CISSP, President, Secure Mentem,  7/19/2018
Number of Retailers Impacted by Breaches Doubles
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,  7/19/2018
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PUBLISHED: 2018-07-22
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CVE-2018-3770
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-20
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CVE-2018-3771
PUBLISHED: 2018-07-20
An XSS in statics-server <= 0.0.9 can be used via injected iframe in the filename when statics-server displays directory index in the browser.