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15 May 2009, 15:08

Lost+Found: Tool collections, responsible disclosure and security questions

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A comprehensive list; 200 Security tools, sorted by operating system and application: Security Tools List

Microsoft calls for the responsible disclosure of vulnerabilities in order to protect customers. However, in the opinion of the Internet Storm Centre, with this weeks publication of the PowerPoint updates, Microsoft has broken it's own rules: MSFT's version of responsible disclosure

Remember the safety issues when you choose an answer to a secret question: Security Question on the xkcd comic. And if someone asks you what your "porn name" is, you may be giving away more than you think; Why you shouldn't reveal your porn star name on Twitter

Even CEOs sometimes click and get phished, or so one person claims: Steve Jobs account hacked, hacker claims

With specialised tools, researchers can identify and even bypass web application firewalls: Researchers Hack Web Application Firewalls


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