Sunday, July 29, 2018

Things of Interest Goes Secure

DesignTechnology

As you might have already noticed, over the past week I’ve spent some time migrating Things of Interest from a web server that used a regular unsecured HTTP connection to one that uses HTTPS. While there isn’t any particular reason … Continue reading →

Monday, September 15, 2014

A Series of Unfortunate (Apple) Events

AppleOpinion

Apple prides itself on producing consumer products that ‘just work’ by successfully combining hardware, software, and services. Unfortunately, the company has experienced a series of high-profile blunders in recent weeks, highlighting that they too aren’t always perfect. iCloud Security In … Continue reading →

Monday, August 5, 2013

HTTPS Has Been BREACHed   

Technology

Dan Goodin reporting for Ars Technica: As Ars reported Thursday, an exploit dubbed BREACH—short for Browser Reconnaissance and Exfiltration via Adaptive Compression of Hypertext—can decode e-mail addresses, certain types of security tokens, and other secrets from encrypted webpages, often in … Continue reading →

Sunday, July 21, 2013

We’ll Be Back Soon   

Apple

As noted by John Gruber at Daring Fireball, some of Apple’s developers may have had their personal information stolen: Last Thursday, an intruder attempted to secure personal information of our registered developers from our developer website. Sensitive personal information was … Continue reading →