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Tue 15 August 2006

Back and online again

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

We just got back from Corfu, and I just got online again after a refreshing period of offlineness. The statistics:

  • Number of digital photographs copied to my laptop from the image tank we had with us on vacation: about 2000
  • Number of megabytes these take: 6582
  • Number of pictures I …

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Sat 05 August 2006

To Greece!

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

We are currently sitting in a waiting area on Schiphol Airport with our plane leaving in about 2.5h. On to Corfu! Yay at a completely offline vacation on a great green island :)

See you all in about eleven days!

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Thu 03 August 2006

On stupidity

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

<xterm> The problem with America is stupidity. I'm not saying there should be a capital punishment for stupidity, but why don't we just take the safety labels off of everything and let the problem solve itself?

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Mon 24 July 2006

PHP security

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

As everybody and his dog can program in PHP nowadays, and -- worse ;) -- does without the proper programmer training in input validation and such things, here are some tips about hardened PHP, modsecurity, putting Apache in a chroot jail etc:

Use security on multiple levels. Code your stuff so it's invulnerable …

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