I think the title says it all. This is a really nice post from the Mike Cardwell’s blog about an interesting attack using status codes to disclose private info from sites such as Facebook or Gmail. [External Link]
While not directly related to Security concerns this is still pretty cool! The NanoSail-D spaceship has unfurled a large space age sail while in orbit above the earth.
I for one welcome our new space voyaging overlords.
Interesting article about maintaining the integrity of https sessions while still making use of CDN caching capabilities for performance reasons. [External Link]
I think the title says it all! How computer aided/driven technology design is ruined by too many people mucking about with too many computers. [External Link]
Security researchers at this weeks Black Hat detailed a new type of DoS attach which targets layer 7 on the application stack (as opposed to layer 4, eating up available bandwidth with requests). [External Link]
A German security researcher is going to release his method for Cracking wireless passwords using Amazons EC2 service. [External Link]
Really interesting article on hidden evil in “Free” wordpress themes. Be careful kiddies! [External Link]
Are you ready to stop using Passwords for websites? How about ready to have all your online activity tracked under one account — your Internet ID. Big Brother is watching even closer…. [External Link]