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Security Linux News for Dec 05, 2008

  • Punishment vs. Prevention (Dec 05, 2008, 21:33)
    Realeyes Technology: "Recently, F-Secure released a report titled, "Growth in Internet crime calls for growth in punishment". The article and the associated report cite F-Secure's research and several specific incidents to make the case for creating an 'Internetpol' to fight cybercrime...The data that is used to reach this conclusion is tenuous at best."

  • Secure Apache: Out, Damned Bot (Dec 05, 2008, 19:33)
    Enterprise IT Planet: "The Web is no different; almost as soon as people started publishing content, others began trying to figure out how to steal it. I'll call these people and their ilk 'perps.' As soon as pages became read/write instead of just read-only, perps began figuring out how to use them to publish their own content on other people's servers. (Examples include wikis and blog comments.)"