CabForward Traits

Security Vulnerabilities in Ruby 1.8.7

Still on Ruby 1.8.7? You have 13 security vulnerabilities! Call us to upgrade! Ruby is a dynamic, open source object-oriented programming language that was influenced by Perl, Smalltalk, Eiffel, Ada, and Lisp. It also has a dynamic type system and automatic memory management. All these capabilities make it a favorite platform for developers. It also makes it attractive to hackers …

Defensibility and Rugged Software

by PJ Christie If you do a typical web search for Defensibility as it relates to software development, the dominant results discuss it from a legal perspective, which is interesting in some ways. But in terms of Rugged Software CabForward looks at the web application as defensible when it can stand up to malevolent attack. Consider the recent alerts surrounding …