[WEB SECURITY] Goodbye Milw0rm :-(

dblackshell backbone46 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 9 10:37:57 EDT 2009

In case you've missed it:

>milw0rm's back up & posting will start once again, I can't let all of the
emails in my submit box to just sit there

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On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 12:14 PM, Raviv Raz <ravivr at gmail.com> wrote:

> Well, this is not a promotional forum, so I'd rather not side with any
> website specifically.I will mention though that PacketStormSecurity, for
> instance, is definitely on that top 5 list. Though it will never have the
> same look & feel as milw0rm...
> On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 12:09 PM, Mostafa Siraj <mostafa.siraj at gmail.com>wrote:
>> Hello Raviv,
>> I have a non related question, you mentioned that "Milw0rm" is one of the
>> top 5 best hacking websites in the world, just for completeness what are the
>> other 4 websites -in your opinion- [?] .
>> Thanks in Advance
>> Mostafa
>> On Wed, Jul 8, 2009 at 4:47 PM, Raviv Raz <ravivr at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Milw0rm.com <http://www.milw0rm.com/> was probably one of the top 5 best
>>> hacking websites in the world.
>>> In a sudden announcement, the website's owner (a.k.a Str0ke) broke the
>>> news to the world saying he will no longer have the time to manage and
>>> update the website.
>>> Fresh exploits, video tutorials, online password cracking and more
>>> goodies were offered free of charge at Milw0rm. It is with much regret and
>>> sadness that we receieve the news.
>>> I would like to use this opportunity to thank Str0ke for the wonderful
>>> resources he has put at our disposal, his precious time, knowledge and
>>> enthusiasm.
>>> You have set new standards for the hacking community at times where
>>> greedy security companies offer exploit code and technical advisories for
>>> unrealistic amounts of money. Here's the relatively brief explanation for
>>> the shutdown by Str0ke:
>>> "Well, this is my goodbye header for milw0rm. I wish I had the time I did
>>> in the past to post exploits, I just don't :(. For the past 3 months I have
>>> actually done a pretty crappy job of getting peoples work out fast enough to
>>> be proud of, 0 to 72 hours (taking off weekends) isn't fair to the authors
>>> on this site. I appreciate and thank everyone for their support in the
>>> past. Be safe, /str0ke"
>>> So long and a thousand thanks Milw0rm !!
>>> See a last screenshot of milw0rm:
>>> http://chaptersinwebsecurity.blogspot.com/
>>> Raviv Raz.
>> --
>> "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that
>> we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most
>> frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous,
>> talented, and fabulous?Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of
>> God. Your playing small doesn't serve the world. There's nothing enlightened
>> about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are
>> all meant to shine, as children do. We are born to make manifest the glory
>> of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in everyone. And
>> as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission
>> to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence
>> automatically liberates others." --Nelson Mandela--
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