Articles and News
A Case Against Security Nihilism
»While cynics are probably correct (for now) that we probably can’t shut down every avenue for compromise, there’s good reason to believe we can close down a vector for 0-interaction compromise. And we should try to do that.«
#security #nso-group #pegasus-spyware
2021 CWE Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Weaknesses
MITRE 2021 Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) Top 25 list.
Germany’s National Healthcare System Adopts Matrix
The national agency for the digitalization of the healthcare system in Germany will use Matrix as an instant messaging standard.
Migrating Facebook to MySQL 8.0
This blog post gives insights into how Facebook migrated from MySQL 5.6 to 8.0.
Video: Roundtable: Demystifying European Digital Sovereignty
»…roundtable for a dynamic and open discussion around the meaning and implications of the notion of European sovereignty in today’s digital world.«
AWS’s Egregious Egress
Article on AWS’s questionable egress pricing.
Sequoia: A Deep Root in Linux’s Filesystem Layer (CVE-2021-33909)
This article summarizes a size_t-to-int conversion vulnerability in Linux’s files system layer exploited by creating, mounting, and deleting a deep directory structure.
Video: A Tour of the Fuchsia Operating System
Demonstation of some of the concepts in Fuchsia.
#google-fuchsia #operating-system #google
Projects and Releases
Open-source, distributed video/audio rooms over WebRTC.
Eternal Terminal (ET) is a remote shell that automatically reconnects. Inspired by
Rhit is an Nginx log analyzer.
lnav is a command-line log file viewer.
visidata is a terminal interface for exploring and arranging tabular data.
#data-visualization #data-processing #command-line
»fd is a program to find entries in your filesystem. It is a simple, fast and user-friendly alternative to find. While it does not aim to support all of find’s powerful functionality, it provides sensible (opinionated) defaults for a majority of use cases.«
entr (Event Notify Test Runner)
ISO/IEC: Publicly Available Standards
#iso #iec #standards