Trust validation of programmers

tqbf@pobox.com tqbf@pobox.com
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.

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