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Re: Licensed Penetration Tester LPT
From: "Maudite MLRL" <maudite.mlrl () gmail com>
Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2006 09:43:30 -0600

Would that mean I can stop getting Certs just because its the flavor
of the day (or is it that HR only understands certs).... Sounds
cheaper to me. Especially this CPE crap. I do enough at work and I
can't count it in most cases because the "governing body" does not
accept work experience for CPE.

I think a better cert would be to mail the HR manager and hiring
Manager their password.

-M

On 4/24/06, Dogten <dogten () d3fcon org> wrote:
Mark Teicher wrote:
Why not license security engineers/gurus like they do social workers, plumbers and doctors.

Then after one gets everyone to comply, partner with an insurance company to offer liability and malpractice 
insurance to the licensed penetration testers, just in case someone accidently shuts down a life support system in 
a hospital as they are scanning random Class 'C's on the internet or hijacking root DNS servers in order to play 
audio streams.

For those who do not comply, set up Senate hearings, and send out letters to those who do not comply, "Are you an 
unlicensed penetration tester?"  If yes, please list all your friends, neighbors, etc that may or may not be 
unlicense penetration testers.  Once they have rounded up all the non complying penetration testers, escort them to 
local train stations, and guide them onto the train, where they will be taken to re-education camps in Lincoln, 
Nebraska.  --:)


-----Original Message-----

From: Dogten <dogten () d3fcon org>
Sent: Apr 20, 2006 10:08 PM
To: Steve Friedl <steve () unixwiz net>
Cc: pen-test () securityfocus com
Subject: Re: Licensed Penetration Tester LPT

Steve Friedl wrote:

If it's not from the government, it's not a real license.

where does literary license come in? the media certainly practices it
with impunity.

--
-dogten, C²ISSP
_________________
Fight the power and the power will fight back
Your only as good as the system you hack
If you become a problem you will be replaced
Banned, shut down, erased !


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Shhhh, they'll see us.

--
-dogten, C²ISSP
_________________
Fight the power and the power will fight back
Your only as good as the system you hack
If you become a problem you will be replaced
Banned, shut down, erased !


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