[infowarrior] - In the interest of helping journalists cover Oracle..

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
(c/o Jericho) http://www.osvdb.org/blog/?p=86 In the interest of helping journalists cover Oracle.. perhaps they should just move to a templated form to save time? --- By [YOUR_NAME] [YOUR TITLE], [YOUR PUBLICATION] [DATE] Oracle released on [DAY_OF_WEEK] fixes for a [LONG/HUGE/MONSTROUS]

[infowarrior] - Senators threaten new Net porn crackdown

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
Senators threaten new Net porn crackdown By Declan McCullagh http://news.com.com/Senators+threaten+new+Net+porn+crackdown/2100-1028_3-602 9005.html Story last modified Thu Jan 19 16:44:00 PST 2006 WASHINGTON--U.S. senators on Thursday blasted what they called an explosion in Internet

[infowarrior] - DRM Becomes a Balancing Act

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
DRM Becomes a Balancing Act By Ed Sutherland http://www.internetnews.com/stats/article.php/3578746 Companies walk a tightrope when it comes to protecting copyrighted work with Digital Rights Management (DRM), according to a new report. Sony's recent DRM fiasco highlighted the tightrope

[infowarrior] - Account Hijackings Force LiveJournal Changes

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
http://blogs.washingtonpost.com/securityfix/ Account Hijackings Force LiveJournal Changes LiveJournal, an online community that boasts nearly 2 million active members, on Thursday announced sitewide changes for users logging into their accounts -- changes prompted by a hacker group's successful

[infowarrior] - How to Foil Search Engine Snoops

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
How to Foil Search Engine Snoops http://www.wired.com/news/technology/1,70051-0.html By Ryan Singel | Also by this reporter On Thursday, The Mercury News reported that the Justice Department has subpoenaed search-engine records in its defense of the Child Online Protection Act, or COPA. Google,

[infowarrior] - New Senate Broadcast Flag Bill Would Freeze Fair Use

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
New Senate Broadcast Flag Bill Would Freeze Fair Use January 20, 2006 http://www.eff.org/deeplinks/archives/004340.php Draft legislation making the rounds in the U.S. Senate gives us a preview of the MPAA and RIAA's next target: your television and radio. You say you want the power to time-shift

[infowarrior] - NSA Guide to Sanitizing Word and PDF documents

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
(c/o Secrecy News) The National Security Agency has issued new guidance to assist officials in redacting (censoring) documents in Microsoft Word format and producing unclassified Adobe Portable Document (PDF) files without inadvertently disclosing sensitive information. MS Word is used

[infowarrior] - Security Firm Offers Ad Space In Bug Report

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
Security Firm Offers Ad Space In Bug Report http://internetweek.cmp.com/showArticle.jhtml?articleId=177102488 By Gregg Keizer Courtesy of TechWeb News An anonymous security researcher who tried to sell an Excel vulnerability on eBay last month now stands to make more than $600 in an auction

[infowarrior] - NSA Guide to Sanitizing Word and PDF documents

2006-01-20 Thread Richard Forno
(c/o Secrecy News) The National Security Agency has issued new guidance to assist officials in redacting (censoring) documents in Microsoft Word format and producing unclassified Adobe Portable Document (PDF) files without inadvertently disclosing sensitive information. MS Word is used