Trust validation of programmers
Sat, 27 Jun 1998 02:21:38 -0500 (CDT)

> Not everyone who does security-related development has to have a hacking
> background per se - even someone who wants to write (say) exploit tests for

Judging from the quality of the code in most exploits, I'd suggest that a
background in hacking is a handicap that needs to be overcome to write
production quality code.

Thomas H. Ptacek	                   SNI Labs, Network Associates, Inc.
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