RSS Is Worm Bots Next Target

Yahoo news has an interesting article on worm propigation via rss feeds. "David Sancho, senior anti-virus research engineer at Trend Micro, warned that RSS feed hijacking will become commonplace when Microsoft Corp. ships Internet Explorer 7, a browser refresh that will feature built-in RSS support. In a white paper titled "The Future...

OWASP vs WASC

CMP Media has written a nice comparison chart between WASC (an organization I co founded :) and OWASP. While I may not agree with everything in this article, it does clearly outline a few key points between the two organizations. However I *don't* agree with the following: "Two organizations promise to help....

ModSecurity 1.9 FINAL has been released

Ivan Ristic Writes "ModSecurity 1.9 FINAL has been released. It is available for immediate download from: https://www.modsecurity.org/download/ After more than a year in development, ModSecurity 1.9 introduces a number of changes that further increase usefulness of this web application security tool. Changes (since 1.8) ------------------- Major enhancements include: * A brand new...

PHP Worm in the Wild

"Virus writers have created a Linux worm which uses a recently discovered vulnerability in XML-RPC for PHP, a popular open source component used in many applications, to attack vulnerable systems." - The Register Article Link https://www.theregister.co.uk/2005/11/07/linux_worm/
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