Category Archives: Open Source

NTP and git client vulnerabilities

Git client vulnerabilities on case-insensitive filesystems: https://github.com/blog/1938-vulnerability-announced-update-your-git-clients NTPd vulnerabilities announced: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/852879 OSX and MS Windows users, start by updating your github apps and plugins and then your regular command-line git client. NTP fixes still pending for most platforms.

Oracle v. Google: APIs Ruled NOT Copyrightable

Bigger than the trial jury’s rejection of Oracle’s patent claims against Android, Judge Aslup has further ruled that no API is copyrightable. ¬†Groklaw again with the goods: http://www.groklaw.net/article.php?story=20120531173633275 From the commentary: The sky has been full of FUD about this … Continue reading