lvl boosted

Go now defaults to attempting to fetch code dependencies from a proxy operated by Google before getting it from source. This feels a bit weird. By default, you are basically leaking the names of your dependencies when you build code.
(via @juliobiason)
codeengineered.com/blog/2019/g

lvl boosted

me in extreme heat:
oh well this is starting to become slightly unpleasant

me in cool autumn weather:
I'm freezing to death. I cannot move. everything hurts and my brain is shutting down

lvl boosted

Where would the internet be today if there was no Leeroy Jenkins?

youtu.be/mLyOj_QD4a4

lvl boosted

...Oh, I can't believe this.

DuckDuckGo uses Amazon cloud.

lvl boosted
lvl boosted

I remember hearing about this a few months ago, so why is this news? Also, this reminds me of what happened with Lenovo a year or two ago. #dell #DellSupportAssist #security

threatpost.com/millions-of-del

lvl boosted

SACK Panic – CVE-2019-11477 – Multiple TCP-based remote denial of service issues - openwall.com/lists/oss-securit

lvl boosted
lvl boosted

Recycling some papers from my folks place and found an old RadioShack flyer with a Linksys wireless page.

lvl boosted
lvl boosted

I find it ironic that one of the main functions of the malware was to insert or replace ads in pages and mobile browsers, which is also a main function of Google services.

arstechnica.com/information-te

Exim 4.87 to 4.91 RCE lwn.net/Articles/790553/

"...a local attacker can simply send a mail to
"${run{...}}@localhost" (where "localhost" is one of Exim's
local_domains) and execute arbitrary commands, as root
(deliver_drop_privilege is false, by default)"

"To remotely exploit this vulnerability in the default configuration, an attacker must keep a connection to the vulnerable server open for 7 days (by transmitting one byte every few minutes)".

lvl boosted

The best sorting algorithm is jimsort

jimsort() {
system("/usr/bin/sendmail", "jim@business.company", "Jim, have this list sorted by 3 PM", attachments=to_sort)
}

lvl boosted
lvl boosted
lvl boosted
lvl boosted

Russian military goes for Linux. Astra Linux, a Debian fork, has been certified safe enough to handle Russian military secrets.
Do svidaniya Windows:)

zdnet.com/article/russian-mili

lvl boosted
lvl boosted
Show more
Fosstodon

Fosstodon is a Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.