Category Archives: Security
It’s been quite the week. Chelsea Manning was released yesterday. Today, Sweden dropped stopped the rape charges investigation against Julian Assange. I wonder what Edward Snowden is thinking right now.
The two things I know about the victims: They use Windows XP They must pay using Bitcoin The first thought I have: Do the hostage-takers provide documentation? Even if the victims weren’t using Windows XP — which is, of course, … Continue reading
Just bought my first TLS/SSL certificate. Feel cool. Like I’ve gone through a rite of passage. Like I’m not an amateur. Also continuing to make php forms and such more secure in the app itself. Pretty pleased with myself. Learning … Continue reading
Anti-virus software is a lot like a diaper. Yes, both can stop you from crapping the bed, but a grown-up shouldn’t need either one.
Film Review: Snowden Boss at my silly day job gave me a cinema chain’s gift card for my birthday so Mrs. Jotascript and I saw Snowden this morning. I usually agree with critics and when it’s up to me (and … Continue reading
Even with as little app-dev experience as I have, security has already become a major concern and focus for me. I’ve always been mocked for my passwords which are, for lack of a better word, “draconian.” Read this today: I … Continue reading