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Security Writers is seeking the security enthusiasts who write. Most of
the site’s content is generated by these people willing to share
their knowledge and experiences on the various aspects of security/hacking
via original white papers, articles and projects.
Getting maximum value from Penetration Testing - This vendor provided paper is a little different from most papers on Penetration Testing, in that it takes a holistic approach to the subject matter, and discusses both the strengths and weaknesses of Penetration Testing, and attempts to inform the reader in such a way as to empower them to extract maximum value from the exercise (whether they are doing it themselves or paying some external firm to).
Old School Newbie Guide circa 2000 - This is a flashback paper written by the founder and creator of SWG, our original site. Later it changed ownership and direction and became ISW. To those that remember Raven, enjoy! This is in celebration of our 10 year anniversary at ISW!
Hi Folks. I've just discovered that C|Net's Download.Com site has
started wrapping their Nmap downloads (as well as other free software
like VLC) in a trojan installer which does things like installing a
sketchy 'StartNow' toolbar, changing the user's default search engine
to Microsoft Bing, and changing their home page to Microsoft's MSN.
For those that saw the kitty, I found it entertaining, and hope you did too. Remember, we are a free site with people contributions. There is no confidential information, we dont sell anything, and there is nothing of value here.
I did enjoy the kitty though!