LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Security
User Name
Password
Linux - Security This forum is for all security related questions.
Questions, tips, system compromises, firewalls, etc. are all included here.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 05-05-2010, 04:50 PM   #1
win32sux
Guru
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Los Angeles
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 9,870

Rep: Reputation: 371Reputation: 371Reputation: 371Reputation: 371
Arrow Google Releases Vulnerable, Bug-Ridden Microblogging App -- On Purpose!


Quote:
Google just announced the release of Jarlsberg, a microblogging app specifically designed to be full of bugs and security flaws.

The app is being released through Google Labs and Google Code University as a security tutorial for coders. Google is encouraging programmers to try their hands at exploiting weaknesses in Jarlsberg as a way of teaching them how to avoid similar vulnerabilities in their own code.
Complete Article

Thanks to Slashdot for covering this.

Last edited by win32sux; 05-05-2010 at 04:54 PM.
 
Old 05-11-2010, 08:31 AM   #2
jclynadms
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2010
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
These is a very fantastic article and worth reading, Google had really did a very amazing thing that it will help to avoid vulnerabilities in their own code. I think it will now will work great for code writer.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: Google releases Linux repositories LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 10-05-2008 12:30 PM
Lenny CD installer bug, 2 releases in a row carltonh Debian 9 02-18-2008 02:52 PM
LXer: Another Google App., Another Google Yawn LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 06-07-2006 02:21 AM
LXer: Google Releases Toolbar v2 for Firefox LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 04-07-2006 06:33 PM
LXer: Mozilla Releases Firefox Update--On Purpose This Time LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 02-02-2006 04:46 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:43 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration