Interesting Information Security Bits for 12/29/2008

by kriggins on December 29, 2008

in Interesting Bits

Good afternoon everybody! I hope your day is going well.

Here are today's Interesting Information Security Bits from around the web.

  1. Benny has his recap of Day 1 of #25C3. You can also search twitter for a lot of info about the conference.
    #25C3 Day 1 overview: A quiet start | Security4all - Dedicated to digital security, enterprise 2.0 and presentation skills
    Tags: ( conferences #25C3 )
  2. Hiding things in plain sight.
    The Mocking Eye / unisteg.py -- Hiding text in text using unicode
    Tags: ( unicode stegonography )
  3. Domdingelom has a post worth reading and thinking about.
    Domdingelom on security, fun and life: on the risk of inaccurate 'assessments'
    Tags: ( pentest assessment )
  4. Part 2 of Mathew's magstripe series is up. More tasty information.
    MatthewNeely.com - Security Second Thoughts - Magstripe Analysis Part 2 - HiCo and LoCo Cards
    Tags: ( tutorial magstripe )
  5. Part 7 is ready. I've mentioned all the previous parts here, but they are also linked in the first paragraph of the post.
    Building A Web Application Security Program: Part 7, Secure Operations | securosis.com
    Tags: ( program webappsec )
  6. George has penned a great article that asks some fundamental questions about securing your data when it is in the cloud. Good stuff.
    Cloud Computing Security: What About It? - Security Blog - InformationWeek
    Tags: ( cloud-computing )

That's it for today. Have fun!

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Kevin

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Matt January 1, 2009 at 5:15 pm

Thanks for linking to my series on magstripes!

Cheers,
Matt

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kriggins January 1, 2009 at 5:54 pm

You’re very welcome. It’s a cool and informative series.

Kevin

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