Your system or application is definitely insecure, if…

You have a system that has long been out of maintenance. Although you might have implemented up to latest available patch and everything’s running smoothly, there is no beating around the bush: Your system is insecure. The software vendors as well as security researchers will have found security vulnerabilities that are getting fixed in higher releases, … More Your system or application is definitely insecure, if…

The economics of selling security vulnerabilities – or there is a market for everything

When I studied Economics in the 90ies, Gary S Becker received the Nobel Price for his extension of the microeconomic analysis to include human behavior and social aspects including marriage, discrimination and for example having sex with your spouse. That raised a few eye-browse back then. Nowadays I am wondering when an economist will publish … More The economics of selling security vulnerabilities – or there is a market for everything

Security Anonymous – the twelve step program :-)

I have long been nagged by colleagues to start a Security Anonymous group. So here is an introduction including twelve step program: Need help with a security problem? If you are concerned with a security problem and wish to learn more about Security Anonymous, read on further. Security Anonymous is a self-help group for people … More Security Anonymous – the twelve step program 🙂