Tag: architectural quality

Software Complexity Creating Blind Spots?
Cloudflare Outage Strikes the Internet
What it takes to be successful.
Improving Software Quality – Developer Notes
Potential Cause of the Outage
Galileo's Application Reliability Woes Not Ending..

On April 7, the IT industry was rocked when it was announced that over 60 percent of the Internet -- even secure SSL connections -- were vulnerable to attack due to a new weakness codenamed Heartbleed. The weakness lives in the OpenSSL cryptographic software library, which encrypts sessions between consumer devices and websites. It’s usually referred to as the “heartbeat” since it pings messages back and forth. Hence the name of the bug.

The Heartbleed bug: how 7 missing lines of code impacted over two thirds of the Internet