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Who Has My Cookies?

Who Has My Cookies?

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Ryan Giobbi

Hi, Ryan Giobbi from the Vulnerability Analysis team making this post. The CERT/CC has been tracking cross-site scripting vulnerabilities for a long time, and the actual vulnerabilities haven't changed much over the years. However, some technology that was developed to make life easier can actually be exploited to expand the impact of a cross-site scripting attack. Single sign-on is an access-control technology that enables a user to login once and gain access to multiple systems....

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The Dangers of Windows AutoRun

The Dangers of Windows AutoRun

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Will Dormann

Hi, this is Will Dormann of the CERT/CC Vulnerability Analysis team. A few months ago, reports of infected digital picture frames hit the media. I was curious about how the malicious code was being executed, so I began investigating the Microsoft AutoRun and AutoPlay features....

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Vulnerability Analysis at the CERT/CC

Vulnerability Analysis at the CERT/CC

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Art Manion

Hi, this is Art Manion, the Vulnerability Analysis team lead at the CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC). For our first blog entry, I'd like to briefly explain our efforts to reduce software vulnerabilities....

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