L0pht


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L0pht

(security)
/loft/ An Internet security organisation that merged with @stake in January 2000.
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amp;#8221; He previously worked at @stake, a security consultancy (acquired by Symantec) that employed “white hat” hackers from L0pht Heavy Industries.
3, 1999, [section] 6 (Magazine), at 34, 36 (reporting that Senators Fred Thompson and Joseph Lieberman lauded one such group, L0pht, for performing an important public service); see also Ellen Messmer, @Stake's Pitch: Hackers Are Your Friends, NETWORK WORLD, Feb.
Mudge, a member of both hacker group L0pht Heavy Industries, based in Massachusetts, and at@Stake, a "think tank" of hackers who perform security consulting; and Whitfield Diffie, co-inventor of public key cryptography.
Another product that performs similar monitoring services is AntiSniff by L0pht Heavy Industries, Inc.
Former members of famed hacker think tank L0pht reunite to examine the evolution of the security industry
Established earlier this year with funding from Battery Ventures, @stake is led by former executives from premier organizations including Compaq Computer, Digital Equipment Corporation, Forrester, the L0pht and Sapient.
The book includes a foreword by Mudge, the security advisor to the White House and Congress, and former CEO and Chief Scientist of the renowned hacker think-tank the L0pht.
The acquisition of CIS allows us to meet this demand and represents the latest in a series of efforts to recruit the best minds in the field of Internet security - a commitment we started when we made the L0pht our R&D team.
L0pht Heavy Industries of Boston, MA has written scripts in N code that ship with the base NFR IDA product, with updates that can be downloaded as new scripts are written.