[funsec] Security research vuln pimps
dparis at w3works.com
Mon Apr 26 15:29:12 CDT 2010
I really can't disagree with Mouse on this one. The resident rodent
makes an excellent point.
On 4/26/2010 6:08 PM, der Mouse wrote:
>> Have you ever heard of a terrorist referred to as a "demolition
>> engineer?" How about a thief as a "locksmith?" [...]
>> Why does this matter? Well, it's a matter of principle: One is
>> either part of the problem or part of the solution. [...]
> (I don't think it's that black-and-white, actually, but that's
> distinctly a side note.)
>> It's time to draw a line in the sand.
> The time to draw that line was when crackers and malware authors and
> the like started getting called "hackers".
> I have trouble taking this very seriously now. You didn't help us when
> our name was being abused by the media for the bad guys; why should you
> expect any more help now that the shoe is on the other foot?
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