Good afternoon everybody! I hope your day is going well. Here are today's Interesting Information Security Bits from around the web.

  1. If you happen to be running a hacked version of Vista Ultimate, you might want to stop that. Microsoft renews Vista anticrack campaign Tags: ( piracy )
  2. Make sure you are providing value to your employer. According to this article, security is not safe from economic downturn. Survey: Economy Forces Many to Slash, Freeze Security Staff - Network World Tags: ( career employment )
  3. Michael has a few scripts for us that help us gather information from PDFs and such. Much goodness. Perl scripts for parsing PDFs, MACs, IPs, URLs, etc. << SANS Computer Forensics, Investigation, and Response Tags: ( tools forensics perl )
  4. Hoff points us to the World Privacy Forum's Cloud Privacy Report. Should be an interesting read. Rational Survivability: Interesting Read: The World Privacy Forum's Cloud Privacy Report Tags: ( cloud privacy )

That's it for today. Have fun! Subscribe to my RSS Feed if you enjoy these daily Interesting Bits posts. Kevin