This paper presents several methods of bypassing the protection mechanism built into Microsoft’s Windows 2003 Server that attempts to prevent the exploitation of stack based buffer overflows. Recommendations about how to thwart these attacks are made where appropriate.
PatternEx, a startup that gathered a team of AI researcher from MIT CSAIL as well as security and distributed systems experts, is poised to shake up things in the user and entity behavior analytics market.
A new report is describing major security and privacy issues in several leading wearable fitness tracking devices and accompanying mobile apps. The research examined offerings by Apple, Basis, Fitbit, Garmin, Jawbone, Mio, Withings, and Xiaomi.
There is no silver bullet to eliminate every single threat that could strike an organization. But what we can do is take bits and pieces away from the equation to make it challenging and more difficult for attackers to get a foothold in the organization.