Sunday, 22nd Jan 2017

Tag Archive: security

ATMs and outdated Operating System

Yesterday I went to a State Bank of Mysore ATM to withdraw some cash. I swiped the card, entered PIN and the amount to withdraw. Just when the machine was about to dispense cash something strange happened. The machine gone blank and I didn’t get the money. But I got an SMS saying that some …

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GitHub – SSH Key Vulnerability

Just received an email from github about SSH Key Vulnerability. It was not an attempt to breakdown the github though. But, nobody took Homakov’s concern seriously. So, he did it. I just wanted to give him a big shout out for helping to make github stronger. So, I’m going to approve …

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How to remove WordPress version from head section

For security reasons, it is a good practice to remove the automatically generated WordPress version numbers from the head section of the page. Here is a custom function to remove those unwanted WordPress version information from all pages. You can add this code to your (child) theme’s functions.php file. function wordpress_version_remove() { return ”; } …

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