Archive for October 29, 2013


Facebook Removes Privacy Settings (or Why it’s hard to hide information on the Internet)

October 29, 2013

A few weeks ago Facebook announced the removal of a “Search” setting. That’s their marketing term for a privacy setting. The setting in question allowed a user to prevent his […]


Tactical Burp Suite Webinar

October 24, 2013

We have decided to try something new here at Secure Ideas.  We have a long history (as long as the company actually) of doing webcasts and presentations around the country. […]


Professionally Evil Perspective Podcast – Methodology Continues with Discovery

October 23, 2013

James and I recorded the next episode of the Professionally Evil Perspective podcast this morning.  In it we get back to walking through the methodology that we use during a […]


Web App Pre-Flight

October 15, 2013

I think that it is because of my background in software development that I am passionate about integrating security testing with the SDLC (Software/Systems Development Life Cycle).  Or perhaps it’s […]


Security Tubthumping

October 8, 2013

I have a friend who is an alcoholic. A few weeks ago after 5 years of sobriety, she stumbled and had a relapse. It doesn’t make her a bad person, […]


TMI: Assessing and Exploiting SharePoint at DerbyCon 3.0

October 2, 2013

James and I presented at DerbyCon last week.  We talked about some of the weaknesses found in SharePoint deploys and ways to test them.  We also walked through a couple […]


Getting my 11 year old to Present at SANS

October 1, 2013

Speaking is a major fear for most people.  Even though I have been speaking at public events of one type or another for the last 20 years, I am still […]