It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark
April, 2014, Craig Billado, Forensic Analyst, Coalfire Labs
This month movie-goers around the world will flock (possibly two-by-two) to see Darren Aronofsky’s ‘Noah’—a silver-screen adaptation of the timeless biblical story, starring Russell Crow and Jennifer Connelly . Whether one interprets the flood narrative literally or figuratively, this fact remains: the time to prepare for disaster is not after the fact but beforehand. This is true whether the calamity is divine or human in origin.
Penetration Testing Frequently Asked Questions
October, 2012, Mike Weber, Vice President, Coalfire Labs
You may have noticed this recent article about Google’s contest that rewarded a hacker for discovering a vulnerability in Chrome. Once Google verified the vulnerability, they were able to fix the bug and issue the cash prize to the hacker. This is a very public example similar to what Coalfire Labs does every day - working with security leaders to test their security programs.