Protect The Graph

  • Facebook Open-Sourced Security Tool osquery in Action

    … Facebook open-sourced security tool osquery late last month, allowing engineers to write SQL-based queries efficiently and easily to explore operating systems and monitor their infrastructure. In a note on the Protect the Graph page, security engineer Ted Reed offered a look at how osquery can be used to detect suspicious activity within…

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  • Facebook Tests Onion URL for Tor Users

    … Facebook is experimenting with ways for security-conscious users to access the social network via Tor, and Alec Muffett, a software engineer for security infrastructure in the company’s London office, described the process in a note on the Protect the Graph page. He wrote: It’s important to us at Facebook to provide methods for people to use…

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  • Facebook Teams Up with USENIX to Award Internet Defense Prize

    …, "Static Detection of Second-Order Vulnerabilities in Web Applications." Facebook Security Engineering Manager John "Four" Flynn, who served on the award committee for the Internet Defense Prize, described the work by Dahse and Holz in a note on the Protect the Graph page: The researchers used static analysis to detect "second-order vulnerabilities…

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