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A code of conduct is a signal to attendees that conference organizers have carefully considered the issues involved with attending events, and that they want to make their conference welcoming and safe for everyone. Heroku recently adopted an event sponsorship policy that shows …
Heap Overflow in Floating Point Parsing - Another vulnerability that you should upgrade past.
Gretel - View-based breadcrumbs for applications.
Ruby 2.1.0-preview2 is released - A new version for those of you on the cutting edge.
Rails database info - Admin data gem for your Rails applications.
…backup command every Sunday at 2:00 AM. Note that we set the HOME environment variable here to /home/ admin. Duply is run as root because the cronjob belongs to root. However the Duply profiles are stored in /home/admin/.duply, which is why we need to set the HOME environment variable here.
If you want to setup daily backups, replace "0 2 * * 7″ with "0 2 * * *".
Making cron jobs less noisy
Cron has a nice feature: it emails you with the output of every job it has run. …
Remove an Admin
The admins argument takes a list. Earlier, I only had my userid as an admin. Suppose I created the item with "bofh" as an admin too: % knife encrypt create secrets vaultuser \ --search 'role:base' \ --json secrets_vaultuser.json \ --admins "jtimberman,bofh" --mode client
To remove the bofh user, use the encrypt remove subcommand. In this case, the --admins argument is the list of admins to remove, rather than add. % knife encrypt remove …
2. Admin products loads entire dataset to determine the total count when paginating
When kaminary determines the total count of records it runs the following code
@collection.except(:offset, :limit, :order).count
The issue is that this sequence loads entire dataset to determine the count. This makes heavy load when products have large number of items.
The reason of this behaviour is group_by_products_id here https://github.com/spree/spree/blob/1-2-stable/core/app/controllers/spree/admin/products_controller.rb#L94 …
Wanderlust - Some notes on effective use of after a couple of years of use.
Nitrous.io - The former action.io web development platform, now with a new name and more funding.
Introducing TowTruck: A Collaboration Service for Every Website - Things like chat, co-browsing, and co-authoring as a service from .
Security Incident Update …
Exploiting Servers: LFD and Admin Bypass
In this tutorial I will walk you through hacking a ColdFusion 8 server. This method takes advantage of a LFD and an Admin Bypass vulnerability in ColdFusion servers 8 and lower. Below are guide written by others, with more information not covered in this tutorial.
Shitty CFM Shell: http://bit.ly/11BOkHi Black Hat Library: http://bit.ly/T3mfPp Mr. Green on Z+: http://bit.ly/X2Smkg RyanC on HF: http://bit.ly/156zCHn
CHEF-3658 - Admin clients should not be able to de-admin the last admin user
CHEF-3662 - knife client reregister fails against 11 Server
CHEF-3666 - recipe is overzealously guarding configuration files behind bootstrap variable
CHEF-3673 - URL is not configurable
CHEF-3674 - Psql doesn't work by default, since /opt/chef-server/embedded/bin is not in the path
CHEF-3675 - Bookshelf cannot be …
- Replication Utilities for Failover and Admin
- Many new INFORMATION SCHEMA Tables
- - INNODB METRICS
- - Meta Data Information Tables
- - Buffer Pool Information Tables
- Improved PERFORMANCE SCHEMA
- - Reduced Overhead
- - Table Access instrumentation
- - Statements instrumentation
- - Stages Instrumentation
- - Network IO Instrumentation
- Improved EXPLAIN
- Optimizer Tracing