Peter Hook Meets the Plumber, the Astronomer, and Crawling Chaos

a.k.a.   How Internet Sites strip out Content for Their Own Purposes These are called feed harvesters or content scrapers amongst other terms and exist solely to copy other people’s content for the purpose of serving adverts, charging folks for getting good hit rates, hosting malware… etc I came across one while checking a Google… Continue reading Peter Hook Meets the Plumber, the Astronomer, and Crawling Chaos

SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors

2009 CWE/SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors The US Department of “Homeland” “Security” has helped line up a list of common programming errors for all of us to watch out for! This is nice, but misleading in that it’s not really the US or a homeland that is affected by these lapses, is it? … Continue reading SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors