Post tagged: security

FIDO U2F Security Key

I recently heard about FIDO U2F through GitHub, and picked up a key on Amazon. Here's how it works with Dropbox and Google.

Two-factor SSH to Ubuntu 11.04 with Google Authenticator

Read on for instructions setting up two-factor auth for SSH logins under Ubuntu. I used 11.04 Natty Narwhal; other releases may require small tweaks.

REST APIs and Security in PHP

When creating a REST endpoint, how do you protect your data from unauthorized access?

sf.net Passwords Reset

SourceForge had a compromised password scare, so I take some comfort in having a random password generated by pwsafe.

Removing All Partitions in Mac OS X

Here's now to "remove" all partitions on a disk under Mac OS X by clobbering the partition map.