Interesting Bits – April 21st, 2008

April 21, 2008

Something Everybody should know – Andy puts together all the links to a series run by Computer World this week titled “things you should know about your company’s data security.”

Counting Vulnerabilities and SDL – No One Hears the Tree Falling & More on SDL & Counting Vulnerabilities – Interesting posts about software development lifecycle and counting vulnerabilities.

5 Ways to Molest Internet Users – Danny McPherson points out some sneaky things you can do if are in the DNS control path that give you the opportunity to be nasty to unsuspecting intarweb users.


Protecting against reverse shell wickedness…

April 21, 2008

In this post, I referenced a very interesting article over at Neohapsis about easily setting up a reverse shell using just the bash shell. Well there is a new post up which talks about the flip side of the equation; How to stop reverse shells.

Like the first post, this one is also a good read.