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Rethinking Enterprise Data Defense
Reports  |  11/1/2019  | 
Frustrated with recurring intrusions and breaches, cybersecurity professionals are questioning some of the industrys conventional wisdom. Heres a look at what theyre thinking about.
Assessing Cybersecurity Risk in Today's Enterprise
Reports  |  10/29/2019  | 
Security leaders are struggling to understand their organizations risk exposure. While many are confident in their security strategies and processes, theyre also more concerned than ever about getting breached. Download this report today and get insights on how today's enterprises assess and perceive the risks they face in 2019!
2019 Online Malware and Threats
Reports  |  9/30/2019  | 
As cyberattacks become more frequent and more sophisticated, enterprise security teams are under unprecedented pressure to respond. Is your organization ready?
The State of IT Operations and Cybersecurity Operations
Reports  |  3/28/2019  | 
Your enterprise's cyber risk may depend upon the relationship between the IT team and the security team. Heres some insight on what's working and what isn't in the data center.
How Enterprises Are Developing Secure Applications
Reports  |  2/28/2019  | 
IT security and application development are disparate processes that are increasingly coming together. Here's a look at how that's happening.
The State of Cyber Security Incident Response
Reports  |  2/27/2019  | 
Organizations are responding to new threats with new processes for detecting and mitigating them. Here's a look at how the discipline of incident response is evolving.
How Enterprises Are Attacking the Cybersecurity Problem
Reports  |  1/10/2019  | 
Data breach fears and the need to comply with regulations such as GDPR are two major drivers increased spending on security products and technologies. But other factors are contributing to the trend as well. Find out more about how enterprises are attacking the cybersecurity problem by reading our report today.
How Enterprises Are Using IT Threat Intelligence
Reports  |  11/20/2018  | 
Large organizations are harnessing data about cyberattackers and their exploits to improve the safety of their critical data. Find out what they're doing.
Online Malware and Threats: A Profile of Today's Security Posture
Reports  |  10/23/2018  | 
This report offers insight on how security professionals plan to invest in cybersecurity, and how they are prioritizing their resources. Find out what your peers have planned today!
The Risk Management Struggle
Reports  |  9/18/2018  | 
The majority of organizations are struggling to implement a risk-based approach to security even though risk reduction has become the primary metric for measuring the effectiveness of enterprise security strategies. Read the report and get more details today!
How Data Breaches Affect the Enterprise
Reports  |  8/30/2018  | 
This report, offers new data on the frequency of data breaches, the losses they cause, and the steps that organizations are taking to prevent them in the future. Read the report today!
The State of IT and Cybersecurity
Reports  |  6/11/2018  | 
IT and security are often viewed as different disciplines - and different departments. Find out what our survey data revealed, read the report today!
[Strategic Security Report] Navigating the Threat Intelligence Maze
Reports  |  12/15/2017  | 
Most enterprises are using threat intel services, but many are still figuring out how to use the data they're collecting. In this Dark Reading survey we give you a look at what they're doing today - and where they hope to go.
[Strategic Security Report] Cloud Security's Changing Landscape
Reports  |  11/1/2017  | 
Cloud services are increasingly becoming the platform for mission-critical apps and data. Heres how enterprises are adapting their security strategies!
The State of Ransomware
Reports  |  10/3/2017  | 
Ransomware has become one of the most prevalent new cybersecurity threats faced by today's enterprises. This new report from Dark Reading includes feedback from IT and IT security professionals about their organization's ransomware experiences, defense plans, and malware challenges. Find out what they had to say!
The Dark Reading Security Spending Survey
Reports  |  9/14/2017  | 
Enterprises are spending an unprecedented amount of money on IT security where does it all go? In this survey, Dark Reading polled senior IT management on security budgets and spending plans, and their priorities for the coming year. Download the report and find out what they had to say.
Surviving the IT Security Skills Shortage
Reports  |  8/31/2017  | 
Cybersecurity professionals are in high demand -- and short supply. Find out what Dark Reading discovered during their 2017 Security Staffing Survey and get some strategies for getting through the drought. Download the report today!
[Strategic Security Report] How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security Problem
Reports  |  8/17/2017  | 
Enterprises are spending more of their IT budgets on cybersecurity technology. How do your organization's security plans and strategies compare to what others are doing? Here's an in-depth look.
The Impact of a Security Breach 2017
Reports  |  7/7/2017  | 
Despite the escalation of cybersecurity staffing and technology, enterprises continue to suffer data breaches and compromises at an alarming rate. How do these breaches occur? How are enterprises responding, and what is the impact of these compromises on the business? This report offers new data on the frequency of data breaches, the losses they cause, and the steps that organizations are taking to prevent them in the future.
[Strategic Security Report] Assessing Cybersecurity Risk
Reports  |  7/6/2017  | 
As cyber attackers become more sophisticated and enterprise defenses become more complex, many enterprises are faced with a complicated question: what is the risk of an IT security breach? This report delivers insight on how today's enterprises evaluate the risks they face. This report also offers a look at security professionals' concerns about a wide variety of threats, including cloud security, mobile security, and the Internet of Things.
New Best Practices for Secure App Development
Reports  |  12/12/2016  | 
The transition from DevOps to SecDevOps is combining with the move toward cloud computing to create new challenges - and new opportunities - for the information security team. Download this report, to learn about the new best practices for secure application development.
Dark Reading Strategic Security Report: The Impact of Enterprise Data Breaches
Reports  |  9/1/2016  | 
Social engineering, ransomware, and other sophisticated exploits are leading to new IT security compromises every day. Dark Reading's 2016 Strategic Security Survey polled 300 IT and security professionals to get information on breach incidents, the fallout they caused, and how recent events are shaping preparations for inevitable attacks in the coming year. Download this report to get a look at data from the survey and to find out what a breach might mean for your organization.
The Top Cybersecurity Risks And How Enterprises Are Responding
Reports  |  8/1/2016  | 
The information security landscape is a constantly shifting risk environment. Today's IT security department must manage both internal and external threats' ranging from malware to mobile device vulnerabilities, to cloud security and ransomware. Download the Dark Reading 2016 Strategic Security Survey to gain insight into how security professionals view these risks, and how they are addressing them.


Data Leak Week: Billions of Sensitive Files Exposed Online
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  12/10/2019
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Frustrated with recurring intrusions and breaches, cybersecurity professionals are questioning some of the industrys conventional wisdom. Heres a look at what theyre thinking about.
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CVE-2019-5061
PUBLISHED: 2019-12-12
An exploitable denial-of-service vulnerability exists in the hostapd 2.6, where an attacker could trigger AP to send IAPP location updates for stations, before the required authentication process has completed. This could lead to different denial of service scenarios, either by causing CAM table att...
CVE-2019-5062
PUBLISHED: 2019-12-12
An exploitable denial-of-service vulnerability exists in the 802.11w security state handling for hostapd 2.6 connected clients with valid 802.11w sessions. By simulating an incomplete new association, an attacker can trigger a deauthentication against stations using 802.11w, resulting in a denial of...
CVE-2019-5144
PUBLISHED: 2019-12-12
A freed memory access vulnerability exists in the SVG Marker Element feature of Apple Safari's WebKit version 13.0.2. A specially crafted HTML web page can cause a use after free, resulting in memory corruption and possibly arbitrary code execution. To trigger this vulnerability, a specifically craf...
CVE-2019-3951
PUBLISHED: 2019-12-12
Advantech WebAccess before 8.4.3 allows unauthenticated remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) due to a stack-based buffer overflow when handling IOCTL 70533 RPC messages.
CVE-2019-19767
PUBLISHED: 2019-12-12
The Linux kernel before 5.4.2 mishandles ext4_expand_extra_isize, as demonstrated by use-after-free errors in __ext4_expand_extra_isize and ext4_xattr_set_entry, related to fs/ext4/inode.c and fs/ext4/super.c, aka CID-4ea99936a163.