https://lkml.org/lkml/2019/8/22/1684 this is ominous looking
My company just (5 minutes ago) announced a major reorg (via a PDF emailed to the whole team by someone's executive assistant), basically minimizing engineering, disowning all the projects engineering has been advocating, and putting most of the company in the hands of a new executive who nobody met until last week. I think that might be the next tone of the death knell that I hear...
Seeing a bunch of SSL traffic through #tor getting MITMed by an exit node presenting a *.onion.mba certificate. Hrm.
Upgraded to the #macOS 10.14.6 supplementary update and now my dock has a mysterious blue orb in it that I can't remove. Neat.
Sometimes I forget how terrible building #Java software is. This open-source package is 14,500 lines of code and running `mvn` pulls in 876 jars (223MB) worth of dependencies.
1Password is giving away free pro accounts to folks who are participating in elections or are campaigning for better democracy. https://blog.1password.com/introducing-1password-for-democracy/
Ideal universe of online infosec discourse: any company even slightly violating CAB guidelines should be shot out of a cannon into the sun.
Real world: fortune 500 companies are bemused to learn that any of their customers have SSL certificate chain verification turned on; routinely have certificates expired for days on end and tell people to just disable expiration checking
Apparently #Cassandra still corrupts SASI indexes if you do a repair of the main table, even as of 3.11.4. Upstream suggested fix is basically "don't repair those tables".
Got a patch merged into #rust's serde project today. That felt nice and productive.
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