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Chief Data Scientist, Kenna Security
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Michael Roytman is the Chief Data Scientist at Kenna Security, and has spoken at RSA, BlackHat, SOURCE, Bsides, Metricon, Infosec Europe, and SIRAcon. His work focuses on cybersecurity data science and Bayesian algorithms, and he served on the boards of the Society of Information Risk Analysts and Cryptomove. He was the cofounder and executive chair of Dharma Platform (acquired, BAO Systems), for which he landed on the 2017 Forbes 30 under 30 list. He currently serves on Forbes Technology Council, and is a Board Partner at Social Capital. He holds an M.S. in Operations Research from Georgia Tech, and has recently turned his home roasting operation into a Chicago south side cafe, Sputnik Coffee.

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What the FedEx Logo Taught Me About Cybersecurity
Matt Shea, Head of Federal @ MixMode,  6/4/2021
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A View From Inside a Deception
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  6/2/2021
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PUBLISHED: 2021-06-13
The package studio-42/elfinder before 2.1.58 are vulnerable to Remote Code Execution (RCE) via execution of PHP code in a .phar file. NOTE: This only applies if the server parses .phar files as PHP.
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Receita Federal IRPF 2021 1.7 allows a man-in-the-middle attack against the update feature.
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PUBLISHED: 2021-06-12
In Apache PDFBox, a carefully crafted PDF file can trigger an OutOfMemory-Exception while loading the file. This issue affects Apache PDFBox version 2.0.23 and prior 2.0.x versions.
CVE-2021-31812
PUBLISHED: 2021-06-12
In Apache PDFBox, a carefully crafted PDF file can trigger an infinite loop while loading the file. This issue affects Apache PDFBox version 2.0.23 and prior 2.0.x versions.
CVE-2021-32552
PUBLISHED: 2021-06-12
It was discovered that read_file() in apport/hookutils.py would follow symbolic links or open FIFOs. When this function is used by the openjdk-16 package apport hooks, it could expose private data to other local users.