Author: db

So I spent a bit of time debugging something this am, and I thought I would share. Its super detailed, so feel free to gloss over. There is a class of browser-security issues addressed by CORS. They are meant to …

CORS’ing the complexity: idempotent and caching meets Vary: Origin for CORS Read More »

Apply early, apply often, tell all your friends, particularly if they want to get down and dirty with the inner workings of the big fluffy cloud called computing. https://www.workintech.ca/job-details/10757/cloud-security-hacker/ And while I’m begging, feel free to follow us in Linkedin. …

Opening the hiring taps: first legit job ad is up! Read More »

So last year I installed a whole lot of LED bulbs. Power dropped off, great.   One area that got new bulbs was the porchlight. This was 2 sconces, outdoors but covered (both covered by the overhang and covered by …

The LED bulb project: an autopsy on some failures Read More »

Stack Overflow has just released their survey. Turns out I am the 1.0%. If you are in the 20.5% and looking to trade, I’m game.

Last year I wrote about the mysterious feeding setup at the 101/Millbrae Ave overpass. It looks very lush and tropical and isolated in the below picture: its not. This is a very industrial location beside an airport and major highway. …

The mysterious cat feeder of the 101 Read More »