[SATLUG] Presidential Candidate Websites

Todd W. Bucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Mon Sep 15 22:30:42 CDT 2008


one very interesting one on obama's is blue state digital they are
basically dem polysci consultatns who are tech savy.  they did his email
campaign. website http://www.bluestatedigital.com/ 

todd

On Mon, 2008-09-15 at 22:23 -0500, Todd W. Bucy wrote:
> one examply on Obama's payee list he cites AVF consulting googled it
> here is there website.  http://www.avfconsulting.com/
> they do something called microsoft dynamics nav.  he paid out $3,079.30
> to them. hmmm very interesting.
> 
> Todd 
> 
> 
> On Mon, 2008-09-15 at 22:15 -0500, Todd W. Bucy wrote:
> > wouldnt it be simpler to look at thier FEC quartly reports to see who
> > they are paying then do a little research on the tech companies they pay
> > out too?
> > 
> > here is obama's quartly debt report
> > http://query.nictusa.com/pres/2007/Q3/C00431445/D_DEBTS_C00431445.html
> > 
> > here is mccain's
> > http://query.nictusa.com/pres/2007/Q1/C00430470/B_PAYEE_C00430470.html
> > 
> > Todd
> > 
> > On Mon, 2008-09-15 at 22:01 -0500, Jon Mark Allen wrote:
> > > On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 15:22, Ernest De Leon <edeleonjr at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > That was actually something I thought about...perhaps they are behind some
> > > > F5's that were configured to respond as IIS?   That would be pretty odd, but
> > > > then again, it would be pretty funny.
> > > >
> > > > Ernest
> > > >
> > > 
> > > Not too long ago, I worked for a company that used F5's.  It's true you
> > > *could* configure them to change the server banner (with what F5 calls
> > > an "iRule" which is really just a python script), but it'd be *much*
> > > simpler to change the banner in the webserver itself (which can always
> > > be fun...)
> > > 
> > > The typical OS fingerprinting process doesn't (necessarily) concern
> > > itself with the server banner.  I usually look at TCP or ICMP
> > > characteristics instead.
> > > 
> > > For instance, the Time to Live (TTL) field is a good place to quickly
> > > look for a rough guess at the remote OS.  [1] has a good overview of
> > > the default values per OS.  And a slightly more in-depth look of some
> > > other fields of interest when fingerprinting is available at [2].
> > > (Disclaimer: I wrote that paper :-) )
> > > 
> > > [1] http://secfr.nerim.net/docs/fingerprint/en/ttl_default.html
> > > [2] http://www.sans.org/reading_room/whitepapers/protocols/1891.php
> > > 
> > > -- 
> > > JM
> > > 
> > > /* If you haven't found something strange during the day, it hasn't been
> > > much of a day.
> > > -- John A. Wheeler */
> > 
> 



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