Tag: github

Github suffers multi-day denial of service attack  
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
'Great Firewall of China' suspected in online assault.
 
Google Code closes down 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Service no longer needed.
 
Censorship isn't the answer 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Eroded privacy doesn't guarantee safety.
 
Microsoft moves .NET code samples to GitHub 
 
AWS urges developers to scrub GitHub of secret keys 
By Munir Kotadia | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Devs hit with unexpected bills after leaving secret keys exposed.
 
GitHub bugs allow account hijacking 
By Darren Pauli | Feb 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Consultant scores $4000 bug bounty.
 
GitHub bans common passwords amid mass brute force hacks 
By Darren Pauli | Nov 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Attacks launched from 40,000 IPs.
 
Obama orders open data policy for US government 
By Juha Saarinen | May 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Releases draft policy, tools to Github.
 
Passwords, SSH keys exposed on GitHub  
By Darren Pauli | Jan 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
GitHub search down, but user mistakes still exposed.
 
Fraudsters launder cash though grants startup 
By Darren Pauli | Nov 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
Gittip implements whitelist, flags anti-fraud heuristics.
 
NSW Govt to open source digital archives software 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 21, 2012 | Comment Now 
Files to remain in state-owned data centre for hundreds of years.
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