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

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

  1. This is a great article that peeks into the realities of whether secure coding is less expensive than fixing vulnerabilities after they are detected in production.
    Jeremiah Grossman: Mythbusting, Secure code is less expensive to develop
    Tags: ( cost secure-coding )
  2. You should be aware that you may get IE8 whether you want it or not.
    Security Fix - Microsoft Pushing Out IE8 Through Auto Update
    Tags: ( microsoft patches ie8 )
  3. A nice how-to on using nmap and Nessus together to produce command line Nessus scans.
    Tenable Network Security: Using Nmap Results With Nessus Batch Scanning
    Tags: ( nmap nessus )
  4. Bill gives us some really good advice on how to avoid being the one that needs to look for that new job.
    Career Advice for Security Geeks, Part 1 : The Security Catalyst
    Tags: ( career )
  5. A very nice article regarding what happens when nothing happens.
    The Irony Of Preventing Security Failures - Hacked Off - Dark Reading
    Tags: ( spending )

That's it for today. Have fun!

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