Tag: vulnerability disclosure


Missouri website vulnerability was present since 2011, investigation finds

February 22, 2022

Via: StateScoop

The website vulnerability disclosure that led Missouri Gov. Mike Parson to accuse a journalist of “hacking” the state last year stemmed from a flaw that had been around since 2011, according to a police report published Monday. The Missouri State […]

Cybersecurity, Policy, State & Local

Iowa launches vulnerability disclosure program for election-related sites

October 1, 2020

Via: StateScoop

Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate announced Thursday that his office is launching a new program allowing outside security experts to find and patch weaknesses in its websites, including those related to elections. With the new vulnerability disclosure program, Iowa […]


Oracle’s Settlement With FTC Over Java Could Start Bigger Conversation About Vulnerability Disclosure

December 24, 2015

Via: CRN

Oracle has settled complaints with the Federal Trade Commission over security issues with its Java Platform, a move security experts said should herald more full-disclosure initiatives from software companies about vulnerabilities and patching. The FTC complaint said Oracle’s Java Platform, […]