February digest

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Uncovering a 24-year-old bug in the Linux Kernel

An investigation about an rsync problem morphing into a bug in the TCP handling by the kernel. A very interesting deep dive into a bug and its resolution.

Uncovering a 24-year-old bug in the Linux Kernel

Prevent Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in a Spring Application

Always for good measure to avoid vulnerabilities in your application. There’s a nice tutorial with multiple choices to prevent XSS attacks.

Prevent Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in a Spring Application

Stop Using Icon Fonts

Some good reasons to drop using icons font, and use SVG icons.

Stop Using Icon Fonts

Test yourself the OWASP Top 10

An interactive tutorial on the best known OWASP vulnerabilities, with real examples.

OWASP Top 10

10 Software Engineering Laws Everybody Loves to Ignore

Oh this one’s good! Maybe print them and display them in the Open space ;)

10 Software Engineering Laws Everybody Loves to Ignore

Mutation testing: Too good to be true?

Great analysis on mutation testing and what it means performance-wise and result-wise. As always, it is a great tool but it comes with a price.

Mutation testing: Too good to be true?


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