Enlarge / Brian Kernighan speaking at a tribute to his Bell Labs coworker and The C Programming Language co-author Dennis Ritchie in 2012. Ritchie’s visage in dominoes is behind Kernighan. reader comments 135 with 56 posters participating Share this story A Princeton professor, finding a little time for himself in the summer academic lull, emailed ..
Enlarge / Supply-chain attacks, like the latest PyPi discovery, insert malicious code into seemingly functional software packages used by developers. They’re becoming increasingly common. Getty Images reader comments 42 with 34 posters participating Share this story Researchers have discovered yet another set of malicious packages in PyPi, the official and most popular repository for Python programs ..
reader comments 52 with 36 posters participating, including story author Share this story SushiSwap’s chief technology officer says the company’s MISO platform has been hit by a software supply chain attack. SushiSwap is a community-driven decentralized finance (DeFi) platform that lets users swap, earn, lend, borrow, and leverage cryptocurrency assets all from one place. Launched earlier this year, ..
Getty Images reader comments 38 with 32 posters participating Share this story A security flaw in Travis CI potentially exposed the secrets of thousands of open source projects that rely on the hosted continuous integration service. Travis CI is a software-testing solution used by over 900,000 open source projects and 600,000 users. A vulnerability in ..
Enlarge / MuseScore (the website) offers access to hundreds of thousands of sheet music arrangements. MuseScore (the application) allows easy editing and modification, MIDI playback, and more. Muse Group reader comments 157 with 100 posters participating, including story author Share this story Muse Group—owner of the popular audio-editing app Audacity—is in hot water with the ..
reader comments 37 with 29 posters participating Share this story Shots from the reverse-engineered version of Grand Theft Auto III showing off the graphical improvements over the 2002 original. The recompiled versions haven’t done anything about the ever-present fog shrouding far-off objects, unfortunately. RockStar Games Shiny roads. RockStar Games Cool guys walking away from sunrises. ..
reader comments 12 with 9 posters participating Share this story A hacker compromised the server used to distribute the PHP programming language and added a backdoor to source code that would have made websites vulnerable to complete takeover, members of the open source project said. Two updates pushed to the PHP Git server over the ..
Mar 12, 2021 Marco Schiaffino In evidenza, News, RSS, Scenario, Vulnerabilità 0 La rimozione di un Proof of Concept relativo alle vulnerabilità di Exchange Server apre un dibattito sull’influenza dell’azienda di Redmond nelle policy di GitHub. Difficile che la vicenda arrivi ad avere visibilità sui media generalisti (non ne leggeremo mai sul Corriere Della Sera), ..
Enlarge / Trump-incited mob tries to breach the US Capitol building in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Getty Images | Bloomberg reader comments 352 with 143 posters participating Share this story GitHub Inc. yesterday apologized for firing a Jewish employee who had urged colleagues to “stay safe” and avoid “Nazis” on the day ..
Enlarge / A sign featuring the YouTube logo, outside the YouTube Space studios in London on June 4, 2019. reader comments 109 with 74 posters participating Share this story GitHub has reversed its decision to boot YouTube-dl, a popular tool for archiving YouTube videos, from its platform. The company restored repositories this week after “additional ..