I hate being proven right – mass pwnage

Seriously. When will people (even security pros) ever learn? This is the IRC log between a few security pros who are involved in w00w00.org and BlackOps.org from an insanely long tour de force brag post that seemingly showed up folks from the big guns like Google, through security ISVs such Core Security through several security […]

Security trends for 2012

Folks will continue to use abc123 as their password. They will then be surprised when they’re completely pwned. Folks will continue to not patch their apps and operating systems. They will then be surprised when they’re completely pwned. Folks will continue to use apps as administrator or god like privileges. They will then be surprised when they’re […]

Hope

One of my favorite TV shows is the Gruen Transfer, a show deconstructing advertising. Don’t laugh, it’s the ABC’s #1 TV show. A few weeks back, one of the panelists revealed that there are two fundamental ways to sell things – fear, as in: Late 1980\’s Anti-AIDS advert    and hope, as in: Durex condom […]