John M. Smith

John M. Smith has written 3 posts for Cyber Whorefare

No End in Sight: Cyber Security and the Digital Maginot Line

                                  Are you F@$*!-ing Kidding me!? Yesterday my spouse was informed by a laboratory company where she was having some blood work done that she needed to provide them a credit card number that they could put on file … Continue reading

Doing it Cheap, and Right, with Kiwi Syslog Server, SQL and Netscaler Application Firewall

Last week I noted an interesting blog from the guys at Splunk who have developed a way to parse and display Application Firewall blocks and place them into a nice dashboard. Splunk has been doing some interesting stuff here in the last 12 months or so that Citrix Administrators should take note of, especially if … Continue reading

Monitoring RSA Brute Force Attempts

HOLY CRAP! So, today I got news that Lockheed Martin had been hacked from a vulnerability stemming from the RSA breach in March. I was a bit taken aback by this as I have always known the folks at LHM to be pretty stout when it came to INFOSEC. There are quite a few INFOSEC … Continue reading