Slashdot Interviews Mike Nash
Good interview but of course dont waste your time with the comments. When the slashdot crowd here’s the word Microsoft its like Pavlov’s dog and the dinner bell.
Here are some notes:
In Vista the Giant antispyware acquisition will be built in. It is named Windows Defender
The firewall will be bidirectional in Vista.
“After Blaster happened, I wanted to find out who was responsible for the buffer overflow that was exploited and hold the individual accountable. But once we looked into it, we realized that there was not a documented a process that the developer was supposed to follow that would have prevented the mistake, nor did we have a set of procedures for our developers to verify that a secure development process was utilized.” Hence the need for the Security Development Lifecycle and all the re-training.