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Threat Model

Threat Model

Posted Aug 28, 2008 18:07 UTC (Thu) by bronson (subscriber, #4806)
In reply to: Threat Model by bfields
Parent article: TALPA strides forward

Remember the Sony rootkit. Such a scanner would necessarily be large and very complex... and quite flawed. There's a very good chance that someone would arrange a successful attack against the scanner itself.

Adding more layers of software is unlikely to ever reduce your attack surface.

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