[funsec] I wrnd u abt ths ...
nick at virus-l.demon.co.uk
Thu Jun 18 19:10:03 CDT 2009
Michael Graham wrote:
> ... or you're going to have to start treating your
> user space as inherently hostile.
Gee -- you don't do that already?
The IT environment we have designed and foisted (well, actually, mainly
swallowed lock, stock and barrel without hardly as much as a "HTF can
that be a good idea?") on our users means the only sensible approach
has always been to assume that...
A really big part of the current problem set (and URL shortening
services are just one rather good example of this) is that major (or
wannabe major) service providers you have absolutely no control of (and
almost as much influence over), NEVER apply this kind of thought
process to whatever jack-ass idea they are trying to make their next
More information about the funsec