Reply to post: Re: Free account monitoring service for the next year...

Bloke clicks GitHub 'commit' button in Visual Studio, gets slapped with $6,500 AWS bill

boltar Silver badge

Re: Free account monitoring service for the next year...

"I wouldn't wish that kind of attack on anybody, but, wtf was he doing?"

Probably just another idiot millenial who thinks The Cloud is a magic place in the sky running on fairydust and unicorns tears where nothing bad ever happens, rather than just someone elses computer with all the attendant risks.

Any private code our company has goes nowhere near a public computer of any form. Its on our private servers and is backed up to tape every 48 hours. End.

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019