Sep 27 2010

SANS “Threat Level” remains green over Stuxnet hysteria

Computer reporters — many who’ve never written about a major virus or worm — are chomping at the bit to write about the Stuxnet worm. But the SANS Internet Storm Center didn’t ratchet up their “Threat Level” for the media circus…

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Sep 24 2010

Stuxnet worm smells like overhype

Iran’s firebrand politician didn’t blame Israel for a cyber-attack in his recent U.N. speech…

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Sep 20 2010

Zone Alarm dabbling in “scareware” tactics

Should legit antivirus firms analyze & use the sales tactics of fake antivirus firms?

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Sep 13 2010

Poetic irony for agent.btz malware author

This guy’s lame piece of malware gave birth to U.S. Cyber Command. But no one knows his name! Imagine the all-consuming frustration this guy must live with…

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Aug 31 2010

Archive of our tweets for August 2010

Vmyths archives its Twitter feed for historical clarity…

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Aug 30 2010

Virus experts play “king of the hill” on Twitter

How many times does one virus expert need to re-tweet a link to a blog entry he posted a few hours ago? How will we get timely computer security news if all the experts start playing “king of the hill” on Twitter?

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Aug 27 2010

Today’s DEPSECDEF plagiarized his predecessor’s ”wake-up call”

Take John Hamre’s absurd panoply from the late 1990s … change the dates & names … and (ta da!) you’ve got William Lynn’s absurd panoply…

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Aug 26 2010

Gov’t hype surrounds ”Operation Buckshot Yankee”

Since when did the U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense become the world’s #2 hacker? Did he only declassify a secret cyber operation so he could write for a commercial publication? And why did it take this guy nine years to hear a “wake-up call”?

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Jul 31 2010

Archive of our tweets for July 2010

Vmyths archives its Twitter feed for historical clarity…

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May 31 2010

Archive of our tweets for May 2010

Vmyths archives its Twitter feed for historical clarity…

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