Events Related

  • ShmooCon 2011
    Getting to ShmooCon each year is always challenging (as is trying to get home). Mother Nature seems to enjoy disrupting the travel to and from the conference, which is held in Washington, D.C in January or February of each year.

  • US Cyber Challenge 2011
    The Center for Internet Security’s US Cyber Challenge today kicked off an online competition to identify high school students possibly interested in cybersecurity career.

  • Participate remotely on the OWASP Summit - diniscruz.blogspot.com
    The OWASP Summit is gearing up to be an amazing event. If you are not able to make it in person to Portugal, then please make the time to participate remotely.
  • Announcing Pwn2Own 2011 - dvlabs.tippingpoint.com
    It’s that time of year again and the Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) team here at HP TippingPoint is proud to announce the 5th annual Pwn2Own competition is back.

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Vendor/Software Patches

  • Critical Adobe Reader X Patches On Deck - threatpost.com
    Adobe will join Microsoft on the security patch treadmill next Tuesday (February 8, 2011) with “critical” updates for code execution holes in its flagship Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat products.
  • Patch Tuesday heads -up: Critical flaws in Windows, Internet Explorer - zdnet.com
    As part of this month’s Patch Tuesday schedule, Microsoft plans to ship a dozen bulletins with fixes for 22 vulnerabilities, some serious enough to allow hackers complete access to a vulnerable Windows machine.

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