Here are seven links that are worth the time that it takes to read them if you are interested in systems security.

The Evil Maid attacks again:

Two Trusted Computing articles:

An introduction to Tin Hat Linux which is a Linux distribution based on hardened Gentoo which “was conceived as a challenge to the old mantra that physical access to a system means full access to the data”.

Everybody is talking about the botnet on AWS: Zeus botnet finds hold in Amazon cloud. From now on, I fully expect that stories about botnets controlled from within a cloud will become a footnote, rather than noteworthy and they will be served with standard takedown notices.