Hacking Search Engines presented at BlueHat 2006

by Johnny Long (Johnny.ihackstuff.com),

Tags: Security

Summary : Unaffiliated
This talk described the many ways search technologies are being employed by users with malicious intent. The implications of this activity are far reaching and often quite surprising. Chock full of live, current examples, this talk outlined the many techniques behind this dangerous and often misunderstood form of information leakage. Extending well beyond "interesting queries," this talk took it to the next level, revealing the awesome power of a well thought out, properly executed, large-scale information gathering campaign that relies solely on "open source" search technologies.