[Security] upcoming DEFCON talk

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Wed Jun 24 10:07:11 CDT 2009


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On 6/24/09 2:01 AM, Jonathan Dickinson wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: security-bounces at xmpp.org [mailto:security-bounces at xmpp.org] On
>> Behalf Of Peter Saint-Andre
>> Sent: 24 June 2009 12:24 AM
>> To: XMPP Security
>> Subject: [Security] upcoming DEFCON talk
>>
>> I take a look at how those issues
>> play out in IM clients and open source servers.
> 
> Do we have any recommendations on how to avoid things like this? 

Like what? The abstract of the talk doesn't provide many details.
Perhaps a conference paper will emerge at some point. In any case we
have plenty of recommendations regarding DoS, see XEP-0205:

http://xmpp.org/extensions/xep-0205.html

Peter

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Peter Saint-Andre
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