The revelation of secret government eavesdropping is likely to substantially reshape companies' understanding of their data's safety.
After years of testing and analysis, the U.S. government selected the Keccak algorithm to be the new SHA-3 encryption standard. Here is how it works and how to use it.
Cross-site scripting threats can be greatly minimized by proper encoding. On ASP.NET apps, the Microsoft AntiXSS Library is one of the easiest ways to do the encoding correctly.
Aaron Swartz's suicide is an indictment of the devastating effects of disproportionate punishment.
The modify-function-return-value hack is particularly dangerous because it can be used to intercept function calls in code, user libraries, and in runtime libraries. Knowing how it operates is essential to avoiding it.
Coverity's new phased-in approach for quality and security services
Riverbed's application delivery controller-as-a-service (ADCaaS) technology
Defect density (defects per 1,000 lines of software code) measurement report released
Project Lambda with anonymous functions directed towards security engineering
SafeNet's Third-Gen Sentinel Envelope arrives
CodeSonar for binaries identifies security vulnerabilities in third-party executables
The amazing thing about SQL injection is that not only is it the most damaging of vulnerabilities, but we know a way to end it: parameterized queries.
Apple-focused developers handed faster route to immediate code hacking
CertiVox releases SkyKey hosted encryption key management service
Aspect Security launches free analytics tool to determine strengths and weaknesses
Events of Interest
June 17-19. Boston, MA. E2 Conference
June 18-20. Santa Clara, CA. O'Reilly Velocity Web Performance and Operations Conference
June 24-28. San Jose, CA. 2013 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
June 26-27. San Francisco, CA. Build 2013
July 22-26. Portland, OR. O'Reilly Open Source Convention 2013
July 29-31, 2013. Santa Clara, CA. JVM Language Summit
August 20-21. Raleigh, NC. Business and Technology Solutions Summit 2013: Cloud and Big Data Conference and Expo
September 16-19. Santa Clara, CA. Storage Developer Conference (SDC)
September 18-20. St. Louis, MO. Strange Loop 2013
October 1-3. San Francisco, CA. Atlassian Summit 2013
October 5-6. Los Altos Hills, CA. Silicon Valley Code Camp
Ocotber 23-25. San Fransisco, CA. API Strategy and Practice Conference
October 28-30. London, United Kingdom. JAXLondon 2013 Big Data Conference
Videos of Past Events
March 2013. GPU Technology Conference
September 2012. Strangeloop
September 2012. Intel Developer Forum
August 2012. VMWorld
July 2012. Java Language Summit
June 2012. Google I/O 2012
May 2012. Atlassian Summit
May 2012 (paid). Fluent Conference
March 2012. Multicore World
July 2011. JVM Language Summit