If you are using WordPress as your publishing/Website platform them please update to Version 2.8.3 immediately. This update fixes a major security hole that can and will cause your Website/Blog to be hacked. Trust me, you don’t want to clean up after a hacker has done his/her stuff. I have done several cleanups for friends and clients and it takes a lot of time and energy to clean up. So please spend ten minutes to update your version of WordPress. To read more about the changes, see the link below.
Glenn Brunette of Sun just released his latest presentation on the Security features of Sun Solaris 10. If you are not familiar with Sun, they are the people that run most of the major commercial/government database software on their computing platform. The presentation contains lots of practical information to secure your Solaris 10 operating system. I just got this update via twitter from Glen. Check it out now.