[Security] upcoming DEFCON talk

David Banes david at banes.org
Wed Jun 24 17:32:00 CDT 2009


On 25/06/2009, at 1:07 AM, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:

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> On 6/24/09 2:01 AM, Jonathan Dickinson wrote:
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>>> From: security-bounces at xmpp.org [mailto:security-bounces at xmpp.org]  
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>>> Behalf Of Peter Saint-Andre
>>> Sent: 24 June 2009 12:24 AM
>>> To: XMPP Security
>>> Subject: [Security] upcoming DEFCON talk
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>>> I take a look at how those issues
>>> play out in IM clients and open source servers.
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>> 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:
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> http://xmpp.org/extensions/xep-0205.html
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Somehow we need to get this to Ava, so she knows about it before the  
conference.

David.


David Banes
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