I’m mostly posting this so I can refer to it in the future — but if you haven’t read this — you should. It provides an explanation of the perfect storm of well known hacks… What’s most shocking is HBGary is a firm that supposedly provided services to mitigate these types of attacks.
Pauldotcom episode 200 is live streaming all day today — and supporting Johnny Long and Hackers for Charity! Listen/watch here!
A few days ago, SANS Internet Storm Center guru Johannes Ullrich released the Whitelist Hash Database. This is a pretty cool little db, which tells you hashes of known files, like mspaint.exe, or cmd.exe on win7/xp/etc…check it out!
So I started the Pentesting with Backtrack (PWB) course from Offensive Security. So far, I like what I see. It has shown some pretty good info so far, and while I probably won’t write a comprehensive review, for the cost ($700) is seems very worth it, especially just to get you out of your…»Read the full article
Backtrack 4 final is out! (as of yesterday) Woot! Thanks to everyone who puts in hard time creating and maintaining this distro. Download here. New forums and website too! The torrents are the best place to get it right now.