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Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, Infocyte
Member Since: 6/26/2014
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Chris Gerritz is Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of Infocyte, Inc., developer of the only agentless detection and incident response solution. Chris is a pioneer in defensive cyberspace operations, having established the US Air Force's elite Defensive Counter Cyber practice. From a decade of military service, Chris draws on both leadership and deep technical experience serving in various roles such as cryptographic systems maintainer, cyber warfare officer, and Air Force pilot. Prior to co-founding Infocyte, Chris served as the Air Force CERT's first Chief of DCC Operations. In this role, he led a team of elite operators and analysts tasked with finding, tracking, and neutralizing state-sponsored threats on the Air Force's $2 billion, 800,000-node enterprise network. He personally conducted and/or oversaw 350+ adversarial hunt, rapid response, and threat engagement missions on networks throughout the world. Chris holds a B.S. in electrical and computer engineering from Oregon State University. 

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PUBLISHED: 2020-06-04
Castel NextGen DVR v1.0.0 is vulnerable to privilege escalation through the Adminstrator/Users/Edit/:UserId functionality. Adminstrator/Users/Edit/:UserId fails to check that the request was submitted by an Administrator. This allows a normal user to escalate their privileges by adding additional ro...
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PUBLISHED: 2020-06-04
Castel NextGen DVR v1.0.0 is vulnerable to authorization bypass on all administrator functionality. The application fails to check that a request was submitted by an administrator. Consequently, a normal user can perform actions including, but not limited to, creating/modifying the file store, creat...
CVE-2020-11681
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-04
Castel NextGen DVR v1.0.0 stores and displays credentials for the associated SMTP server in cleartext. Low privileged users can exploit this to create an administrator user and obtain the SMTP credentials.
CVE-2020-7661
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-04
all versions of url-regex are vulnerable to Regular Expression Denial of Service. An attacker providing a very long string in String.test can cause a Denial of Service.
CVE-2020-10702
PUBLISHED: 2020-06-04
A flaw was found in QEMU in the implementation of the Pointer Authentication (PAuth) support for ARM introduced in version 4.0 and fixed in version 5.0.0. A general failure of the signature generation process caused every PAuth-enforced pointer to be signed with the same signature. A local attacker ...