source boston 2009

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

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

  1. The videos from Source Boston 2009 are available. Good stuff.
    Source Boston 2009 Videos
    Tags: ( source )
  2. A very nice example of data leakage.
    Firefox 3.5 DNS LEAKS like a waterfall | The Edge of I-Hacked
    Tags: ( firefox dns )
  3. Panda's second challenge is up.
    Panda Challenge: Medium Level - PandaLabs
    Tags: ( challenge )
  4. Keydet89 answers the questions "What is the worst thing an incident response team internally will do?"
    Windows Incident Response: SANS Summit Question
    Tags: ( incident-response )
  5. Not security related, but it's bugged me for a while. I love Firefox, but the molasses slow start time is a real joy killer. Finally an explanation why. Hopefully a fix will come out soon.
    Slow Firefox 3.5 start up time - News - The H Security: News and features
    Tags: ( firefox )
  6. I strongly suggest you read this post before you test out the OpenOwn.c code that is running about. In other words, you will hurt yourself if you don't.
    Secdev - Thierry Zoller: 0pen0wn.c - Shellcode "dissasembled"
    Tags: ( hacker dont-do-that )
  7. As @id084895 says, "wow, just discovered !!! Your src for whois, bgp, AS, RBL checks and lost more: simple & fast => i like ;-)"
    Tags: ( tools on-line )

That's it for today. Have fun!

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