Welcome to the JoshMeister on Security. the JoshMeister (Joshua Long) is a computer security researcher from Southern California.
For several years Josh has been reporting spam, phishing scams, and malware sites to help protect others online. He regularly submits samples of viruses, Trojan horses, backdoors, rootkits, and other types of malware to major anti-virus vendors when he finds undetected malware in the wild. In 2006, Josh earned a Master of Information Technology degree concentrating in Internet Security.
The purpose of this site is to publicly share some of Josh's research and musings on security-related topics.
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