Month: May 2005
600 Security Vulnerabilities in Q1 2005
[This was originally published on the OSVDB blog.] http://www.betanews.com/article/600_Security_Vulnerabilities_in_Q1_2005/1115067858 600 Security Vulnerabilities in Q1 2005By Nate Mook, BetaNewsMay 2, 2005, 5:04 PM According to a study published Monday by the SANS Institute, more than 600 new security vulnerabilities cropped up in the first three months of 2005. Although Microsoft leads the top 20 most critical…
Ginger & Photon
[This was originally published on the OSVDB blog.] Recently at the CanSec West conference, Window Snyder from Microsoft gave a talk about Windows XP SP2 security internals. Looking past a bulk of the talk, one portion of it stuck out in the minds of many vulnerability researchers. Unfortunately, the press has only given it a…
Everything is Vulnerable
Jake Kouns and I gave a talk that covered vulnerability databases: inherent problems, important issues, major players, research & rankings, and the future. The presentation was at CanSecWest 2005 in Vancouver.