The Most Poisonous Bugs - Defense Against DNS Rebinding/Anti-DNS Pinning

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2007-08-14 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Some of the vulnerabilities discussed at the Black Hat Briefings in Las Vegas simply don't have any easy fixes, short of rearchitecting the Web. Here are some of the things that had people shaking their heads as they walked out of presentations.
 
 
 
The most obvious defense, Byrne said, is to change the browser to permanently pin cache. But that wont address browser-restart attacks nor attacks using plug-ins such as Java, Flash or ActiveX.

Byrne also suggested some browser security measures. O

The Most Poisonous Bugs - Defense Against DNS Rebinding/Anti-DNS Pinning
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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