[funsec] Home of the free

John C. A. Bambenek, GCIH, CISSP bambenek.infosec at gmail.com
Tue Aug 26 19:10:24 CDT 2008


I'm not saying people don't do it...

I'm just saying it's a crap argumentation technique.

On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 7:09 PM, Rob Thompson
<my.security.lists at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 4:54 PM, John C. A. Bambenek, GCIH, CISSP
> <bambenek.infosec at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Last I recall, guilt by association was a fallacy.
>
> You've never had the wonderful opportunity to deal with the pesky
> porkchoppers where I live then.
>
> There is a lot of guilt by association.
>
> >
> > On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 6:25 PM, Rob Thompson <
> my.security.lists at gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >>
> >> On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 4:12 PM, John C. A. Bambenek, GCIH, CISSP
> >> <bambenek.infosec at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > And people sent "anthrax" letters to one of McCain's offices too.
>  Your
> >> > point?  Is it that we, as a society, should be defined by the
> >> > lowest-common
> >> > denominator among us?
> >>
> >> No points, just opinions...
> >>
> >> Of course we are defined by the lowest-common denominators.  Whether
> >> we should be, is a whole different story.
> >>
> >> It typically works this way:   The hard work of hundreds can be ruined
> >> by one arsehole.
> >>
> >> It seems to have always been this way.  More than likely always will.
> >>
> >>
> >> >
> >> > On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 5:04 PM, Rob Thompson
> >> > <my.security.lists at gmail.com>
> >> > wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> I think that there were some death threats to Obama...
> >> >>
> >> >> You'd think that we were, but it seems like our Country is not yet
> >> >> mature enough for a black president.
> >> >>
> >> >> Freaking sad if you ask me...  Though I do understand where you're
> >> >> coming from, in regards to that is a TOUCH overboard.  What are they
> >> >> going to do if he WINS???
> >> >>
> >> >> On Mon, Aug 25, 2008 at 1:30 PM, Rob, grandpa of Ryan, Trevor, Devon
> &
> >> >> Hannah <rMslade at shaw.ca> wrote:
> >> >> > "Two U.S. cities will become virtual fortresses during the
> Democratic
> >> >> > and
> >> >> > Republican nominating conventions, protected by airplanes,
> >> >> > helicopters,
> >> >> > barriers,
> >> >> > fences, and thousands of police officers, National Guard troops,
> and
> >> >> > Secret Service
> >> >> > agents. In Denver, Colorado, where Democrats assemble next week,
> >> >> > police
> >> >> > are
> >> >> > spending $18 million on equipment alone and will be bolstered by
> >> >> > National Guard
> >> >> > troops and hundreds of officers from surrounding suburbs. In St.
> >> >> > Paul,
> >> >> > Minnesota,
> >> >> > site of the September 1-4 Republican nominating convention, police
> >> >> > are
> >> >> > calling on
> >> >> > 80 law- enforcement agencies to provide 3,000 officers to
> supplement
> >> >> > the
> >> >> > city's
> >> >> > 500-person force. The federal money is being spent for security
> >> >> > measures
> >> >> > such as
> >> >> > fencing and high- tech camera-surveillance systems. More than 1,000
> >> >> > National
> >> >> > Guard troops will help with communication and supplies in Denver,
> >> >> > said a
> >> >> > spokesman for the Colorado National Guard. More than 1,000
> Minnesota
> >> >> > National Guard troops will help provide security at sites outside
> the
> >> >> > Xcel Center
> >> >> > that are being used by convention participants, said a Guard
> >> >> > spokesman.
> >> >> > The
> >> >> > North American Aerospace Defense Command, based at Peterson Air
> Force
> >> >> > Base
> >> >> > in Colorado Springs, will also participate. The Federal Bureau of
> >> >> > Investigation
> >> >> > plans to use a new version of a computer network that lets all its
> >> >> > branch offices
> >> >> > build leads on cases. The Coast Guard will monitor the Mississippi
> >> >> > River
> >> >> > near the
> >> >> > Xcel Energy Center."
> >> >> >
> >> >> >
> >> >> >
> >> >> >
> http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601070&sid=aJgx7Uji1acI&refer=ho
> >> >> > me
> >> >> >
> >> >> > ======================  (quote inserted randomly by Pegasus Mailer)
> >> >> > rslade at vcn.bc.ca     slade at victoria.tc.ca
> >> >> > rslade at computercrime.org
> >> >> > Blessed are they who have nothing to say and who cannot be
> >> >> > persuaded to say it.                          - James Russell
> Lowell
> >> >> > victoria.tc.ca/techrev/rms.htm
> >> >> > blogs.securiteam.com/index.php/archives/author/p1/
> >> >> >
> >> >> > _______________________________________________
> >> >> > Fun and Misc security discussion for OT posts.
> >> >> > https://linuxbox.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/funsec
> >> >> > Note: funsec is a public and open mailing list.
> >> >> >
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> --
> >> >> Rob
> >> >> _______________________________________________
> >> >> Fun and Misc security discussion for OT posts.
> >> >> https://linuxbox.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/funsec
> >> >> Note: funsec is a public and open mailing list.
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Rob
> >
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Rob
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://linuxbox.org/pipermail/funsec/attachments/20080826/ae769b4f/attachment.htm 


More information about the funsec mailing list