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theb0x
Member Since: April 2, 2014
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Posts: 95

theb0x is an Independent Computer Security Engineer with over 10 years experience in pentesting, network/system hardening, disaster recovery, and regulatory compliance.

2014 - Datto - Discovered Critical Token Authentication vulnerability allowing unauthenticated root access to all Ubuntu based Disaster Recovery Servers.

2012 - Successfully rooted and exploited Linksys NAS firmware to spawn remote root shell access.

2007 - Credited by Symantec for discovering the very first unknown variant of the W32.Silly.FDC Worm.

2004 - Discovered Remote System Shutdown Execution Vulnerability in AOL Instant Messenger.

2000 - Discovered critical software bug allowing security bypass of Fortress Security software.

 

 



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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.