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<DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN 
class=546155314-08122009>I have several thoughts on this 
issue:</SPAN></FONT></DIV>
<DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN 
class=546155314-08122009></SPAN></FONT>&nbsp;</DIV>
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  <DIV align=left><o:p><SPAN class=546155314-08122009><FONT face=Arial 
  color=#0000ff size=2>I am in the court where I actually prefer PDF over native 
  formats. Sometimes when I receive presentations from folks in other countries, 
  they may contain/use fonts that I don't have. </FONT></SPAN></o:p></DIV></LI>
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  <DIV align=left><o:p><SPAN class=546155314-08122009><FONT face=Arial 
  color=#0000ff size=2>PDF sometimes keeps a history of "revisions". I have 
  taken PPT in the past and have seen internal information that I shouldn't 
  have. PDF flattens this type of information and increases 
  security</FONT></SPAN></o:p></DIV></LI>
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  <DIV align=left><o:p><SPAN class=546155314-08122009><FONT face=Arial 
  color=#0000ff size=2>When it comes to presentation, we have all been known to 
  "borrow" content from sources. Reality says, we are probably debating things 
  such as ease of lifting. As long as a PDF will allow for cut/paste of 
  text/images, I am cool.</FONT></SPAN></o:p></DIV></LI>
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  <DIV align=left><o:p><SPAN class=546155314-08122009><FONT face=Arial 
  color=#0000ff size=2>I make all of my content at conferences I present at 
  open. The key thing though is that I have a big ego and like my own template 
  and would be turned off if I had to use someone 
  elses.</FONT></SPAN></o:p></DIV></LI>
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  <DIV align=left><o:p><SPAN class=546155314-08122009><FONT face=Arial 
  color=#0000ff size=2>Our last OWASP chapter meeting featured Ian Glazer who is 
  an industry analyst for The Burton Group. His presentation was in Prezi (<A 
  href="http://prezi.com/">http://prezi.com/</A>) and absolutely rocked. So the 
  assumption that we aren't modern and have to stick to Powerpoint and God 
  Forbid (bullets) then OWASP is doomed. We should be up to date in not only web 
  application security but all forms of 
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