- Iraqi prisoners have dug a 200m tunnel out of one of the US run prisons in Iraq. The BBC has pictures.
- The Marburg is spreading in Angola. Marburg is an Ebola-like heamorraghic agent. Some analysis.
- Charles Cooper has some
commentaryranting about the state of the information security industry at cnet:
It’s tempting to become cynical about so sensitive a subject, but the blunt truth is that Americans care more about the ultimate outcome of “American Idol” than they do about repairing the nation’s IT infrastructure. Outside of the confines of the security nerds who live and breathe this stuff, most folks are bored silly by the subject.
- If you’re not bored silly by this stuff, Not Bad for a Cubicle has a nice post on The Costs of Keeping Data. If you’re responsible for security programs, you should read what he says about your costs and risks.