Security Minded - from Kai the Security Guy

Some thoughts on security (and other stuff) from a Microsoft security professional

March, 2008

  • Pimp my Ride...or Inbox: Check out Xobni

    Bill Gates referred to them as the “the next generation of social networking” and touted them as a great plugin for Microsoft Outlook. If you're into plugins and tweaks, this is a really sweet little deal. In case you're wondering where Xobni got their...
  • Anna Bot

    At Microsoft, we have a team of both internal and external vendors who spend their entire lives creating presentations for speakers like me. While the material is not always perfect, it is often a huge time saver. Unfortunately the material is not always...
  • Book of the Month Club: Influence: Science and Practice, by Robert Cialdini

    I've been meaning to get back to the Book O' The Month club idea for awhile. My buddy Matt started the idea, and I'm glomming on, since I think it's a good one. Mitnick Recommended The book I just finished is entitled " Influence: Science and Practice...
  • The End of an Era: Brett Favre to Retire

    Stunned. Shocked. I can't believe that the heart of my beloved Green Bay Packers is hanging up the cleats . Regardless, I completely respect and understand Brett's decision to retire. He holds all those NFL records, 3 MVPs, and a Super Bowl title. All...
  • Secure Code through the Eyes of an IT Pro

    I'm not Michael Howard . My software development background consisted of struggling through my two C++ classes in my undergraduate MIS program. Sure, I managed to convince my professors that I knew what a virtual function was and how it all worked, but...
  • KAIAX_TEST

    Hello world