Dark Reading is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Comments
Cartoon: Hack the Vote
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
REISEN1955
0%
100%
REISEN1955,
User Rank: Ninja
9/7/2018 | 12:30:44 PM
Re; Amazon cards
It says reisen55 won an Amazon card a few postings back but never received it.
Joe Stanganelli
50%
50%
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
8/29/2018 | 10:59:07 PM
Putin
Setting aside the humor for a second, this situation could arguably happen without a hack. There's a certain popular romance to Putin in some circles this side of the pond (albeit that popularity was more pronounced in the Obama days). If the actual candidates were atrocious enough, a write-in like this could win.

In any case, I doubt Putin would take the job, so no worries there. ;)

There's probably also a birth-certificate joke in here somewhere, too...
Joe Stanganelli
50%
50%
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
8/29/2018 | 10:55:55 PM
Re: Spellcheck
In Soviet Russia, President picks you!
Joe Stanganelli
50%
50%
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
8/29/2018 | 10:55:01 PM
Re: Spellcheck
@John: Or not a mistake. Hackers and Internet trolls aren't necessarily known for their impeccable spelling. ;)
REISEN1955
50%
50%
REISEN1955,
User Rank: Ninja
8/27/2018 | 9:36:28 AM
Re: Spellcheck
Our candidate won 96% of the vote and systems says we still lost?
jklossner
50%
50%
jklossner,
User Rank: Apprentice
8/21/2018 | 3:22:11 PM
Re: Spellcheck
oops. You're right. My mistake. JK
cybersavior
100%
0%
cybersavior,
User Rank: Strategist
8/21/2018 | 2:53:26 PM
Spellcheck
"Vladimir", rather.
Marilyn Cohodas
50%
50%
Marilyn Cohodas,
User Rank: Strategist
8/20/2018 | 8:34:30 AM
Start your day with a smile
--  John Klossner's latest cartoon!
jrig1842
50%
50%
jrig1842,
User Rank: Strategist
8/20/2018 | 8:15:20 AM
Da Comrade!
At least it solves the National Anthem issue once and for all.


COVID-19: Latest Security News & Commentary
Dark Reading Staff 7/9/2020
Introducing 'Secure Access Service Edge'
Rik Turner, Principal Analyst, Infrastructure Solutions, Omdia,  7/3/2020
Russian Cyber Gang 'Cosmic Lynx' Focuses on Email Fraud
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  7/7/2020
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon
Current Issue
Special Report: Computing's New Normal, a Dark Reading Perspective
This special report examines how IT security organizations have adapted to the "new normal" of computing and what the long-term effects will be. Read it and get a unique set of perspectives on issues ranging from new threats & vulnerabilities as a result of remote working to how enterprise security strategy will be affected long term.
Flash Poll
The Threat from the Internetand What Your Organization Can Do About It
The Threat from the Internetand What Your Organization Can Do About It
This report describes some of the latest attacks and threats emanating from the Internet, as well as advice and tips on how your organization can mitigate those threats before they affect your business. Download it today!
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2020-15526
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-09
In Redgate SQL Monitor 7.1.4 through 10.1.6 (inclusive), the scope for disabling some TLS security certificate checks can extend beyond that defined by various options on the Configuration > Notifications pages to disable certificate checking for alert notifications. These TLS security checks are...
CVE-2020-10756
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-09
An out-of-bounds read vulnerability was found in the SLiRP networking implementation of the QEMU emulator. This flaw occurs in the icmp6_send_echoreply() routine while replying to an ICMP echo request, also known as ping. This flaw allows a malicious guest to leak the contents of the host memory, re...
CVE-2020-12421
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-09
When performing add-on updates, certificate chains terminating in non-built-in-roots were rejected (even if they were legitimately added by an administrator.) This could have caused add-ons to become out-of-date silently without notification to the user. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR < 6...
CVE-2020-12422
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-09
In non-standard configurations, a JPEG image created by JavaScript could have caused an internal variable to overflow, resulting in an out of bounds write, memory corruption, and a potentially exploitable crash. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 78.
CVE-2020-12423
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-09
When the Windows DLL "webauthn.dll" was missing from the Operating System, and a malicious one was placed in a folder in the user's %PATH%, Firefox may have loaded the DLL, leading to arbitrary code execution. *Note: This issue only affects the Windows operating system; other operating sys...