Toying With The Idea

It's Christmas; a time of peace and joy . . . of good will to men and women the world over. It's also a time of forgiveness and everyone gets a second chance. Even a scumbag like Johnny.  Get it from Kobo by clicking here. Alternatively, you can get it FREE, in DRM-free epub or mobi format, from my site by clicking here.

Quick fix for Zimbra Zero Day exploit

There's nothing like a good zero day exploit that targets one of your busy servers to get your attention. When the fix involves taking down a server with a few hundred email accounts, you start to panic just a little. It's not always (read 'never') comvinient to just take down a production server, especially if you need to take a couple of large backups, then run an update that takes a little time.  This exploit targets Zimbra servers and it came to my attention via my friend Jason Kendall, a security specialist and master of keeping me on the edge of …