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One day short of a full chain: Real world exploit chains explained

One day short of a full chain: Real world exploit chains explained

When it comes to security research, the path from bug to vulnerability to exploit can be a long one. Security researchers often end their research journey at the “Proof of Concept” (PoC) stage. A PoC is intended to trigger or exploit a vulnerability to demonstrate risk and impact, but without any real expectation of reliably […]

Man Yue Mo March 24, 2021
GitHub Discussions now available for private repositories

GitHub Discussions now available for private repositories

In December 2020, we launched the public beta of GitHub Discussions, a collaborative communication forum that allows community members to ask and answer questions, share updates, and have open-ended conversations. Since then, Discussions has been rapidly growing with tens of thousands of open source communities and discussions created. Maintainers are now interacting more closely than […]

Evi Liu March 9, 2021
Dr. Bernice King on how technology can transform the Black economy

Dr. Bernice King on how technology can transform the Black economy

As technology transforms the global economy, Dr. Bernice King, the CEO of the King Center for Nonviolent Social Change, is striving to make sure these new economic opportunities are available to everyone—including the Black community. The daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, Dr. King inherited a long legacy of fighting […]

Toya East February 23, 2021
Standing by developers through Google v. Oracle

Standing by developers through Google v. Oracle

This article originally appeared in TechCrunch, and is republished here with permission. The Supreme Court heard arguments October 7 in Google v. Oracle. This case raises a fundamental question for software developers and the open source community: whether copyright may prevent developers from using software’s functional interfaces – known as APIs – to advance innovation […]

Mike Linksvayer October 15, 2020