Re: [fw-wiz] Application-level Attacks

From: R. DuFresne (dufresne_at_sysinfo.com)
Date: 01/28/05

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    To: Crispin Cowan <crispin@immunix.com>
    Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2005 12:18:34 -0500 (EST)
    
    

    On Thu, 27 Jan 2005, Crispin Cowan wrote:

    > Shimon Silberschlag wrote:
    >
    > > Today, when attacks are shifting towards using the already open ports
    > > on the firewall, at the application level,
    >
    > It is often said that contemporary attacks are migrating to
    > application-level attacks. Can someone point me to data backing this claim?
    >

    Isn't it just another example of marketing FUD/hype? At least the claim
    that this is something 'new'.

    Thanks,

    Ron DuFresne

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