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Chief Executive Officer of NSS Labs
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Vikram Phatak is Chief Executive Officer of NSS Labs, Inc. Vik is one of the information security industry's foremost thought leaders on vulnerability management and threat protection. With over 20 years of experience, he brings unique insight to the cybersecurity problems facing large enterprises today. A pioneer of Internet security, Vik founded Intermedia Sciences Group in 1994, one of the first Internet service providers and Internet security consulting firms in the United States. Intermedia was acquired in 1999 by Teleflex Inc. Vik later founded Lucid Security in 2001, where he created "Adaptive Intelligence," a groundbreaking intrusion prevention technology. In 2006, Lucid Security was acquired by Trustwave Inc., a leading provider of information security solutions to Fortune 2000 companies. He was named Chief Technology Officer at Trustwave, where he was responsible for the management and development of technology product lines, prior to joining NSS Labs.

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COVID-19: Latest Security News & Commentary
Dark Reading Staff 6/3/2020
Data Loss Spikes Under COVID-19 Lockdowns
Seth Rosenblatt, Contributing Writer,  5/28/2020
Abandoned Apps May Pose Security Risk to Mobile Devices
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  5/29/2020
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CVE-2020-6497
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-03
Insufficient policy enforcement in Omnibox in Google Chrome on iOS prior to 83.0.4103.88 allowed a remote attacker to perform domain spoofing via a crafted URI.
CVE-2020-6498
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-03
Incorrect implementation in user interface in Google Chrome on iOS prior to 83.0.4103.88 allowed a remote attacker to perform domain spoofing via a crafted HTML page.
CVE-2020-6499
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-03
Inappropriate implementation in AppCache in Google Chrome prior to 80.0.3987.87 allowed a remote attacker to bypass AppCache security restrictions via a crafted HTML page.
CVE-2020-6500
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-03
Inappropriate implementation in interstitials in Google Chrome prior to 80.0.3987.87 allowed a remote attacker to spoof the contents of the Omnibox (URL bar) via a crafted HTML page.
CVE-2020-6501
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-03
Insufficient policy enforcement in CSP in Google Chrome prior to 80.0.3987.87 allowed a remote attacker to bypass content security policy via a crafted HTML page.