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Re: [Full-disclosure] iAWACS 2010 : Rules of the PWN2KILL contest

From: <Valdis.Kletnieks_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Jan 11 2010 - 17:29:25 GMT
To: Thierry Zoller <Thierry@Zoller.lu>

On Mon, 11 Jan 2010 12:45:33 +0100, Thierry Zoller said:

> Apparently proactive detection rules can simply be ignored based on
> the assumption a grandma will click yes anyways.(below) I am not
> sure thought a grandma really provides the incentive to create custom
> code in real life ;)

Unfortunately, out in the real world, grannies cause botnets. And botnets make money. So botnet authors have plenty of incentive to create codes.

Of course, that doesn't mean anybody will feel an incentive to create custom code for this contest...

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