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* "2006 Operating System Vulnerability Study" @ Schneier.com 04/2007
* "Adobe Acrobat JavaScript Execution Bug" @ Slashdot.org 01/03/2007
* "A New Secure Hash Standard" @ Schneier.com 02/2007
* "Anti-Spyware Law Snags Anti-Spyware Vendor" @ Slashdot.org 12/07/2006
* "A Security Guide For Non-Technical Users?" @ Slashdot 11/03/2006
* "Asus.com Compromised With Exploit Code" @ Slashdot.org 04/07/2007
* "Beef Up Your Wireless Router" @ Slashdot.org 03/18/2007 re: OpenWRT for Linksys WRT and more
* "Canadian Sony Rootkit Settlement Stirs Controversy" @ Slashdot.org
* "Can Faraday Cages Tame Wi-Fi?" @ Slashdot.org
* "Can you trust your computer?" @ Gnu.org
* "Chronology of Data Breaches Since the ChoicePoint Incident"
* "CIA Researching Automated IRC Spying"
* "Coming to a Desktop near you: Tempest Capabilities" @ Slashdot.org 11/08/1999
* "Covert channel tool hides data in IPv6" @ SecurityFocus.com
* "CyberInsecurity: The Cost of Monopoly" .PDF "The report, prepared by Dr. Dan geer and six other distinguished computer-security researchers, laid bare what many have known for years: That the presence of a single, ubiquitous operating system, no matter who produces it, is inherently dangerous to networked computers"
* "DARPA Funded Startup to 'Bird-Dog' Rootkits"
* "Dutch Botnet Suspects Ran 1.5 Million Machines" @ techweb.com 10/21/2005
* "E-mail security hero takes on VoIP"
* "Everyone Wants to 'Own' Your PC" by Bruce Schneier
* "Extent of Government Computers Infected By Bots Uncertain" @ Slashdot.org 10/06/06
* "FBI Password Database Compromised by Consultant"
* "Hacking Techniques in Wireless Networks"
* "How To Enable Mom w/ Encrypted E-Mail?"
* "How to jam your neighbor's Wi-Fi legally"
* "How Vulnerable Was Internet Explorer?" @ Schneier.com 01/2007
* "How you can digitally sign OpenOffice.org documents" @ Linux.com 10/03/06
* "JavaScript Hijacking" @ Schneier.com 04/2007
* "JavaScript Malware Open The Door to the Intranet"
* "'Know Your Enemy': Everything you need to know about honeypots" September 27, 2004
* "Laptops And Flat Panels Now Vulnerable to Van Eck Methods" @ Slashdot.org 04/20/2007
* "McAfee Anti-Virus Causes Widespread File Damage"
* "More on Sony's DRM Rootkit"
* "MySpace Worm Creator Sentenced" @ Slashdot.org 02/04/2007
* "Nvidia Linux driver: Closed source makes open source unsafe" @ heise-security.co.uk
* "NYT Security Tip - Choose Non-Microsoft Products" @ Slashdot.org 01/07/2007
* "OMB Website Exposes Thousands of SSNs" @ Slashdot.org 04/20/2007
* "PGP is 15 Years Old" @ Slashdot 11/15/2006
* "Printer Security" @ Schneier on Security
* "Protected Memory Stick Easily Cracked" @ Slashdot.org 04/13/2007
* "Public Wi-Fi may turn your life into an open notebook" @ latimes.com 2007
* "Real Story of the Rogue Rootkit" Re: Sony DRM
* "Remote Code Execution Hole Found In Snort" @ Slashdot.org 02/20/2007
* "Researchers develop prototype system to thwart unwanted video and still photography"
* "Researchers Hack Wi-Fi driver to Breach Laptop"
* "Rootkit Could Hide In PCI Cards" @ Slashdot 11/18/2006
* "Rootkits get better at hiding"
* "Scotch Tape Stymies Sony Copy Protection"
* "Security on Public Machines?"
* "Skype Security and Privacy Concerns"
* "Social Engineering Using USB Drives"
* "Software Dead Man's Switch" @ Slashdot.org 06/22/2002
* "Solaris Telnet 0-day vulnerability" @ Slashdot.org 02/12/2007
* "Sony, Amazon Detail Rootkit CD Buybacks"
* "Sony anti-customer technology roundup and time-line"
* "Sony-BMG Litigation"
* "Sony BMG Settles Over CD DRM" @ Slashdot.org 12/20/2006
* "Sony DRM Debacle Roundup Part V"
* "Sony Numbers Add Up to Trouble"
* "Sony Rootkit DRM Roundup Part III"
* "Sony Rootkit Roundup IV"
* "Sony rootkit roundup, part II"
* "Sony's DRM Rootkit: The Real Story"
* "Sony Secretly Installs Rootkit on Computers"
* "Sony Settles With FTC Over Rootkits" @ Slashdot.org 01/31/2007
* "Sony to settle anti-piracy CD row"
* "State Department Hit With Many More Break-Ins"
* "Stealing Your Family Vacation: Memories of a Media Card" @ informit.com
* "Sticky Tape Defeats Sony DRM Copy Protection"
* "Still More on Sony's DRM Rootkit"
* "Symantec AntiVirus Hole Found"
* "Take a closer look at OpenBSD" @ ibm.com
* "Teacher Found Guilty of Endangering Kids Due to Spyware" @ Slashdot.org 01/13/2007
* "The big DRM mistake"
* "The Failing Right of Laptop Privacy" @ Slashdot.org 01/20/2007
* "The NYT on the Proliferation of Botnets" @ Slashdot.org 01/07/2007
* "The Top 5 Ways to Prevent IP Spoofing"
* "Tightening the Net on Cybercrime" @ Wired.com 01/31/2007
* "TrueCrypt 4.3 Released" @ Slashdot.org 03/20/2007
* "Trusted Computing: Promise and Risk" @ EFF.org
* "Truth Serums" @ Schneier.com 11/2006
* "TSA Loses Hard Drive With Personnel Info" @ Slashdot.org 05/05/2007
* "Uncle Sam Earns C-minus Grade for PC Security" @ Slashdot.org 04/12/2007
* "Unexpected features in Acrobat 7" Reading a PDF file with Adobe Acrobat phones home?
* "USBDumper" @ Schneier on Security
* "Using Laptops to Steal Cars"
* "Web Honeynet Project IDs Attackers" @ Slashdot.org 01/27/2007
* "Web Postcards Hide Trojan Horse Programs Instead of friendly greetings, malicious software installs on your PC"
* "WEP Broken Even Worse" @ Slashdot.org 04/03/2007
* "When Computer-Based Profiling Goes Bad" @ Schneier.com 12/2006
* "White House Demands Encryption for Sensitive Data"
* "Who Owns Your Computer?" by Bruce Schneier (user comments follow article)
* "Why popular antivirus apps 'do not work'" @ zdnet.com.au
* "Why the Top-Selling Antivirus Programs Aren't the Best" Schneier on Security


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