* Posts by Matt 94

6 posts • joined 13 Jun 2011

Dishwasher has directory traversal bug

Matt 94

Response code - 418 I am a teapot?

There's a SOAP joke in there somewhere as well

EU ministers to demand more data access after Brussels attacks

Matt 94

Surprise!

...not

What do UK and Iran have in common? Both want to outlaw encrypted apps

Matt 94

Terrorists won't use encryption because it's against the law?

Terrorist 1: let's encrypt all our communications, then they'll never no what we're planning

Terrorist 2: but it's against the law!

Terrorist 1: oh, ok...

THREE MILLION Moonpig accounts exposed by flaw

Matt 94

Relevant job posting

https://moonpig.com/uk/Jobs/security-officer/

The irony

Sydney Opera House to devs: build our app for peanuts, wear patent pain

Matt 94
WTF?

The glitter on this particular turd (if I've read it right) is that someone might not win, have their idea nicked, implemented by someone else and *still* be liable if that idea infringes someone else's IP.

iCloud Communications sues Apple for 'irreparable injury' to trademark

Matt 94

Trademark/patent enforcement...

... is tricky across borders - you need a final judgement in your own country, and then spend money to try and get that enforced in the country where the infringement took place, which is maybe why iCould Comms didn't pursue xcerian in Sweden but went straight after Apple in the States...

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