As IT specialists and security personnel protect themselves: real cases with Cisco Connect, BlackHat, RSAC and MWC

As IT specialists and security personnel protect themselves: real cases with Cisco Connect, BlackHat, RSAC and MWCIn a wide range of people, far from modern technologies, it is commonly believed that IT - and even more so the IS specialists - are paranoid who, under the influence of professional deformation, are reinsured and protect themselves with dozens of different protections, often overlapping each other for greater reliability. Alas, the reality is a little different and today I would like to show something that is usually hidden from a wide view. It will be about the results of monitoring the Internet activity of visitors to various major international and national events dedicated to modern information ...
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Contribute in Go using a static analyzer go-critic

Contribute in Go using a static analyzer go-critic
 
You may remember the recent the announcement of a new static analyzer for Go under the name go-critic .
 
I checked with his help project golang /go and sent a few patches that fix some of the problems found there.
 
In this article we will look at the corrected code, and we will also be motivated to send even more similar changes to Go.
 
For the most impatient: updated list of trophies .
net: combine append calls in reverseaddr appendCombine ...
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Cyberpunk and mirror glasses: reflections in fashion and culture

Cyberpunk and mirror glasses: reflections in fashion and culture  
"Choose a blue pill - wake up in the morning in your bed and believe that it was just a bad dream." Source: original article.
 
 
As before, only did not call what we now understand by the word "cyberpunk". In the eighties, the pioneers of the genre used the terms everyone who is into that much: "fundamental hard science fiction", "technomaniacs out of the law", "wave of the eighties", "neuromancy." For a while, "cyberpunk" even equated to "the company in mirror glasses." This happened mainly not because of the publication of the book "Mirror Glasses: An Anthology of Cyberpunk", a collection of short ...
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In the arms of Python (only for women)

In the arms of Python (only for women)I, as always, did not intend to, when in the news line VKontakte suddenly saw a message that tomorrow the last day for submitting applications for Django Girls in St. Petersburg - a master class on programming in Python for women. I usually read these messages when registration for an event is already closed. I have a special luck on such matters - to find out about the event the day after its completion. Therefore, when I realized that there was a real opportunity to get to the free Python training, I quickly filled out the application, just in case I booked the hotel and waited.
 
 
I think I ...
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Management of the printing infrastructure

Providing printing services and creating documents is quite an important component in the work of each company. Continuity of document circulation is increasingly placed in a series of strategically important tasks, since downtime of the printing service can lead to serious consequences. Accompanying shipping documentation, quality certificates, accounting accounts, design of catalogs of products - examples can be many, and their support can be a serious burden for IT staff. We offer a small check-list, which will help to cope with this task.
 
 
Management of the printing infrastructure ...
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We build temples - in code and in life. My experience in developing my second Android application is

We build temples - in code and in life. My experience in developing my second Android application is  
 
I welcome the readers of the hubra. Your attention is invited to translate article "Building Cathedrals - In Coding, And In Life. My experience with publishing my second app at 19 » Kunal Shandilya.
 
 
The beginning of growth brings new difficulties to man. Accepting these difficulties, a person provides himself with further growth. Despite the mental exhaustion, headaches and countless disappointments that June brought me, I would repeat the same thing, if I had a second chance. And below I will explain why.
 
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In the US, they were allowed to distribute 3D models and digital drawings for DIY-weapons

In the US, they were allowed to distribute 3D models and digital drawings for DIY-weapons  
One of the first photos of the Liberator pistol, which even hit the pages of the magazine Forbes
 
 
About the gun Liberator on Habr heard, probably, everything. This is a homemade pistol, almost all the details of which were made on a 3D printer. The first time it was created five years ago, it was then that 3D printers became truly massive. And their enterprising owners realized that they could print not only modelers for Star Wars, but also something more interesting.
 
 
Over time, 3D models for the manufacture of such weapons began to diverge along the network. But all this quickly stopped. Weapons...
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Fitness service again "handed over all appearance" of governments, military and security services

Fitness service again "handed over all appearance" of governments, military and security servicesIn the era of unguided ballistic missiles a proverb was born that "in one funnel the bomb does not fall twice". Since then, ammunition has appeared, with an adjustable flight path, and the proverb began to symbolize the hope that people can learn from other people's mistakes, and twice epic fail for the same scenario can not happen. However, as they say, "there never was such a thing, and again"
 
 
We did not have time to properly forget the story from January 201? when the fitness service Strava revealed the locations of secret US facilities, as there was an even more epic failure ...
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As I wrote my Postcrossing

When you go on Postcrossing , then you realize how many people can go crazy for one simple idea. It was the bribing simplicity of the idea that became the main factor why I took up the implementation of one specific crossing with my ladies and preference objects of exchange and additional functionality.
 
 
As I wrote my Postcrossing
with baubles (the so-called "friendship bracelets") on the principle of Postcrossing: the user goes to the site, presses the button - gets the address to which he should send the woven bracelet, after which he himself begins to receive banners from other users in response (and so ...
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