Security News

Risk of internet collapse rising
2002-11-27 08:38

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/2514651.stm Tuesday, 26 November, 2002 Simulated attacks on key internet hubs have shown how vulnerable the worldwide network is to disruption by disaster or...

War with Iraq will mean virus outbreak, hacker says
2002-11-21 15:18

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/cybercrime/story/0,10801,76071,00.html By DAN VERTON NOVEMBER 20, 2002 A Malaysian virus writer who is sympathetic to the cause of the al-Qaeda...

Re: BIND Flaws Reignite Security Debate
2002-11-20 07:57

Forwarded from: Felix von Leitner Thus spake InfoSec News (isn () c4i org):

Exclusive: Bin Laden associate warns of cyberattacks
2002-11-19 14:29

Forwarded from: Bob http://computerworld.com/printthis/2002/0,4814,76000,00.html By DAN VERTON NOVEMBER 18, 2002 A London-based fundamentalist Islamic cleric with known ties to Osama bin Laden...

Security training for IT managers
2002-11-18 13:27

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/0,10801,75940,00.html By Peter H. Gregory CISSP, CISA NOVEMBER 15, 2002 In my first column, I wrote about how IT managers must think...

Microsoft calls 'foul' on OS vulnerability data
2002-11-08 09:03

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/0,10801,75721,00.html By Paul Roberts, IDG News Service NOVEMBER 07, 2002 Microsoft Corp. is responding to a report published last week...

Experts make changes to defend against Internet attacks
2002-11-07 10:51

http://www.nandotimes.com/technology/story/609017p-4702120c.html By TED BRIDIS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (November 6, 2002 4:39 p.m. EST) - Experts have made an important change to the 13...

Hacking syndicates threaten banking
2002-11-06 06:27

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/cybercrime/story/0,10801,75584,00.html By DAN VERTON NOVEMBER 04, 2002 The number of organized hacking syndicates targeting financial...

Re: IG: State Department flunks systems security
2002-11-06 06:27

Forwarded from: Chris Wysopal A year after? How about 4.5 years after? Serious Weaknesses Put State Department and FAA Operations at Risk http://www.gao.gov/archive/1998/ai98170t.pdf InfoSec News wrote:

Protecting the Premises
2002-11-06 06:25

Forwarded from: "eric wolbrom, CISSP" November 4, 2002 Protecting the Premises By Renee Boucher Ferguson Companies that provide financial services have been keen on taking steps to secure systems...