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Java Floating Point DoS Attack Protection

As many of you may have heard, there is an interesting Java DoS scenario out - http://www.exploringbinary.com/php-hangs-on-numeric-value-2-2250738585072011e-308/ http://blog.fortify.com/blog/2011/02/08/Double-Trouble http://blogs.adobe.com/asset/2011/02/year-of-the-snail.html When I first saw this issue, I quickly tweeted out a modsec rule that would identify if anyone submitted the example...

NASDAQ News Renews Focus (sort of)

NASDAQ News Renews Focus (sort of)Reactive security is a common theme within many organizations and the reaction is usually not swift. Anticipation of threats via news reports is a dangerous game.