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April, 2014

Evolving Privileged Account Management for Maximum Operational Efficiency

Posted April 2, 2014    Gail Ferreira

We all want to make our lives easier, but how much privilege management is enough? At BeyondTrust, we see more and more organizations looking to simplify the tool sets used to manage their internal security and compliance environments. Historically, many organizations purchased privilege management solutions to address specific audit findings or challenges in isolation. This…

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Seizing Windows of Opportunity for Vulnerability Assessment

Posted April 1, 2014    Morey Haber

The change control process for many organizations dictates that vulnerability assessment scanning can only occur during predefined scan windows. During these times, teams are notified that an assessment will be conducted and that alerts from IDS/IPS sensors, SIEMS, and local AV agents should be ignored or whitelisted from the scanners. This is a very typical…

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Cisco Web Security Appliance HTTP Header Redirection Weakness

Disclosed April 1, 2014    Zeroday : 205 days
Vendors: Cisco
Vulnerability Severity: Low
Exploit Impact: HTTP Redirection
Exploit Availability: No Exploit Available