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Interesting Security News – 08/29/08

Interesting security news for 08/29/08:

White House Imposes New Security Mandate for Federal Agencies (Washington Post) – All government agencies will be required to implement DNSSEC by January 2009.

Apple to fix hole in password-protected iPhones (Cnet) – Apple announces that it will release an update in September to fix a hole that allows users to bypass the unlock screen.

Dan Kaminsky Soundboard ( – Can’t get enough Dan Kaminsky, now have him talk to you all the time, any time.

MIT working on network vulnerability analysis (Slashdot) – Researchers at MIT are working on detecting exploitable vulnerabilites by graphing attacks in near real time.

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