How I Got Here: Jack Daniel

Dennis Fisher talks with Jack Daniel of Tenable about his early days as a car guy, his accidental introduction into security and his second life as an amateur blacksmith. Download: 06_jack_daniel.mp3 Image via AJolly‘s Flickr photostream, Creative Commons.

SCADA Vendors Still Need Security Wake Up Call

Companies that make supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) and industrial control software are still dangerously lax when it comes to application security and vulnerable to attack, according to a researcher from security firm Tenable Inc. who warned that the use of coded administrative “backdoor” passwords of the type used by the Stuxnet worm isn’t uncommon. 

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