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

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

  1. OT, but very cool. Make your own QR code temporary tatoos.
    QR Code Temporary Tattoos Howto | The Guerilla CISO
    Tags: ( general )
  2. I think I pointed to something about this a bit ago, but here is more on chip and pin having issues.
    Light Blue Touchpaper >> Blog Archive >> Chip and PIN is broken
    Tags: ( chip-and-pin )
  3. Fun stuff here. Using WCF to scan inside the perimeter.
    Abusing WCF to Perform Remote Port Scans - Gotham Digital Science
    Tags: ( scanning )
  4. Dave opines about 5 reasons your security program may be struggling.
    ShackF00 >> 5 Reasons Your Security Program is a Failure
    Tags: ( general security-program )
  5. Just in case you were not aware of it, OWASP has a broken web application project. It's a VM with vulnerable apps.
    owaspbwa - Project Hosting on Google Code
    Tags: ( webappsec education )
  6. Join the rant against the term "best practice." Drives me nuts, just like it does Adam.
    Best Practices for Defeating the term "Best Practices" << The New School of Information Security
    Tags: ( general )
  7. Josh has some good point about social networking and its use are work.
    Josh More - Starmind Blog >> Should we allow our employees to engage in social networking?
    Tags: ( social-networking )
  8. Check it out if you are in Europe or have a really big travel budget.
    Pimping the Security Non-Cons: Troopers 2010 | Rational Survivability
    Tags: ( conferences )
  9. Some cool and interesting stuff going on in the A6 world. Check out Chris's post about A6 and CloudAudit.
    The Automated Audit, Assertion, Assessment, and Assurance API (A6) Becomes: CloudAudit | Rational Survivability
    Tags: ( cloud a6 cloudaudit )
  10. Fun with social engineering and Metasploit.
    Social-Engineering Toolkit (SET)
    Tags: ( social-engineering metasploit )
  11. .:[ Layered Security ]:.: 802.11n card that works with BackTrack 4 - woohoo!
    Tags: ( backtrack tools wireless )
  12. Security-Shell: NoMore AND 1=1 - Web Application Testing Tool released
    Tags: ( webappsec sql-injection )
  13. 7 Things Every Information Security Professional Should Know -- My Information Security Job
    Tags: ( careers )

That's it for today. Have fun!

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