The National Information Assurance Partnership in the next month will release two draft guides to create standards for systems security certification and accreditation and for minimum security controls for IT.
NIAP is a collaboration between the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the National Security Agency.
Source: The Jakarta Post
Alarmed by the rise in cyberfraud, which has seriously tainted Indonesia's image in the global Web community, the National Police and Internet industry players have agreed to join forces to crack down on the crime.
Heru Nugroho, the secretary-general of the Indonesian Internet Service Providers Association (APJII), said on Monday that the association and the police would soon set up a special task force to combat the crime.
Source: Security Focus
Apache is vulnerable to a number of cross-site scripting attacks.
According to a posting to BugTraq this week, the popular Web server platform is vulnerable due to "SSI error pages of the Web server not being properly sanitised of malicious HTML code".