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RE: knowing their job (was: Re: Ethical Hacking Training
From: "Teicher, Mark (Mark)" <teicher () avaya com>
Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2004 10:00:41 -0700

James,

According to Sun Tzu author of "Art Of War" 
Attack by Strategem in regards to "Ethical Hacking" Training

"The general, unable to control his irritation, will launch his men to
the assault like swarming ants, with the result that one-third of his
men are slain, while the town still remains untaken.  Such are the
disastrous effects of a siege"

-----Original Message-----
From: Meritt James [mailto:meritt_james () bah com] 
Sent: Tuesday, January 20, 2004 9:50 AM
To: DeGennaro Gregory
Cc: Teicher, Mark (Mark); Rob Shein; Andy Cuff [Talisker];
pen-test () securityfocus com
Subject: knowing their job (was: Re: Ethical Hacking Training

In which event, they DON'T know their job, if their job is information
systems security.

Jim

"DeGennaro, Gregory" wrote:

"Know your enemy" is nice, "know your job" is, in my opinion, better."

There are a lot of professionals that know their job well and know 
nothing of Infosec.

--
James W. Meritt CISSP, CISA
Booz | Allen | Hamilton
phone: (410) 684-6566



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