InformationWeek - Using Google to Find Vulnerabilities - 05Mar2012

Fran Brown authors the InformationWeek/Dark Reading report InformationWeek - Using Google to Find Vulnerabilities In Your IT Environment. In it, we will examine a slew of new tools and techniques that will allow security professionals to leverage Google, Bing, Baidu and other open search interfaces to proactively track down and eliminate sensitive information disclosures and vulnerabilities in their public systems. We also take a look at defensive tools designed to pull thousands of real-time RSS updates from search engines to provide users with alerts—a sort of intrusion detection system (IDS) for Google hacking.