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Retina Vulnerability Audits – July 2014 Patch Tuesday

Posted July 9, 2014    BeyondTrust Research Team

The following is a list of Retina vulnerability audits for this July 2014 Patch Tuesday:

MS14-037 – Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2975687)
34517 – Microsoft Internet Explorer Cumulative Security Update (2975687)

MS14-038 – Vulnerability in Windows Journal Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2975689)
34518 – Microsoft Windows Journal (2975789)

MS14-039 – Vulnerability in On-Screen Keyboard Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2975685)
34521 – Microsoft On-Screen Keyboard Vulnerability (2975685)

MS14-040 – Vulnerability in Ancillary Function Driver (AFD) Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2975684)
34520 – Microsoft Ancillary Function Driver Elevation of Privilege (2975684)

MS14-041 – Vulnerability in DirectShow Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2975681)
34516 – Microsoft DirectShow Elevation of Privilege (2975681)

MS14-042 – Vulnerability in Microsoft Service Bus Could Allow Denial of Service (2972621)
34519 – Microsoft Service Bus Denial of Service (2972621)

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PowerBroker for Mac: A Least-Privileged Apple a Day…

Posted July 27, 2015    Jason Silva

BeyondTrust PowerBroker for Mac reduces the risk of privilege misuse by enabling standard users on Mac OS X to perform administrative tasks successfully without entering elevated credentials.

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On Demand Webinar – Now is the time for Privileged Account Management

Posted July 24, 2015    BeyondTrust Software

In this webinar, SANS Instructor and Founder of Voodoo Security, Dave Shackleford, will revisit several hacking and breach scenarios that involved privileged accounts, and use these as examples while discussing tools and tactics to get this problem under control once and for all.

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Privileged Account Management: The Time is Now

Posted July 22, 2015    Dave Shackleford

There’s plenty of problems we don’t have great options for in InfoSec today. Malware is a pain point that keeps evolving rapidly. 0-day exploits are tough to prepare for. Privileged account management? We got this. We know the root causes, we know how it manifests, we know how to get it under control effectively, and there are great technology solutions that are enterprise-class.

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