Re: Question on the state of the security industry

2004-07-16 Thread Anne Lynn Wheeler
A couple recent news stories 1) Intuit warns of credit card risk http://news.com.com/Intuit+warns+of+credit+card+risk/2100-1029_3-5269821.html 2) Cyberattacks are soaring, countermeasures are sucking up tons of cash, and hardware and software vendors for the most part are sitting it out, *Bob

Re: Question on the state of the security industry

2004-07-13 Thread Amir Herzberg
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: McAfee Research has proposed solutions to some of their larger customers and has an anti-phishing white paper: http://www.networkassociates.com/us/_tier2/products/_media/mcafee/wp_an tiphishing.pdf the paper, at:

RE: Question on the state of the security industry

2004-07-12 Thread Michael_Heyman
From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ian Grigg Sent: Wednesday, June 30, 2004 6:49 AM Here's my question - is anyone in the security field of any sort of repute being asked about phishing, consulted about solutions, contracted to build? Anything? McAfee

Re: Question on the state of the security industry (second half not necessarily on topic)

2004-07-09 Thread Matt Blaze
On Jul 3, 2004, at 14:22, Dave Howe wrote: Well if nothing else, it is impossible for my bank to send me anything I would believe via email now To take this even slightly more on-topic - does anyone here have a bank capable of authenticating themselves to you when they ring you? I have had

Re: Question on the state of the security industry (second half not necessarily on topic)

2004-07-08 Thread Steven M. Bellovin
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Jason H olt writes: [...] I had the same question about the NSA when some friends were interviewing there. Apparently investigators will just show up at your house and want to know all sorts of things about your friends, who you may or may not know to be in the

Re: Question on the state of the security industry

2004-07-07 Thread Peter Gutmann
Steve Furlong [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Wed, 2004-06-30 at 06:49, Ian Grigg wrote: Here's my question - is anyone in the security field of any sort of repute being asked about phishing, consulted about solutions, contracted to build? Anything? Nothing here. Spam is the main concern on

Re: Question on the state of the security industry

2004-07-04 Thread Ian Grigg
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I shared the gist of the question with a leader of the Anti-Phishing Working Group, Peter Cassidy. Thanks Dan, and thanks Peter, ... I think we have that situation. For the first time we are facing a real, difficult security problem. And the security experts have shot

Re: Question on the state of the security industry (second half not necessarily on topic)

2004-07-04 Thread Ed Reed
I recently had the same trouble with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) - who were calling around to followup on infant influenza innoculations given last fall. Ultimately, they wanted me to provide authorization to them to receive HIPPA protected patient records from my son's pediatrician,

Re: Question on the state of the security industry (second half not necessarily on topic)

2004-07-01 Thread Joseph Ashwood
- Original Message - From: Ian Grigg [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Question on the state of the security industry Here's my question - is anyone in the security field of any sort of repute being asked about phishing, consulted about solutions, contracted to build? Anything? I am

Re: Question on the state of the security industry

2004-07-01 Thread Steve Furlong
On Wed, 2004-06-30 at 06:49, Ian Grigg wrote: Here's my question - is anyone in the security field of any sort of repute being asked about phishing, consulted about solutions, contracted to build? Anything? Nothing here. Spam is the main concern on people's minds, so far as I can tell.