Google to kill third-party Chrome cookies in two years — Infosec News Ireland

This just in: Google doesn’t want to block third-party cookies in Chrome right now. It has promised to make them obsolete later, though. Wait – what? The search engine giant gave us the latest update this week in the journey towards what it says will be a more private, equitable web. It announced this initiative, […]Google … Continue reading Google to kill third-party Chrome cookies in two years — Infosec News Ireland

Redirect all requests from HTTP to HTTPS un Node.js and Express

The first step will be to create a method to guess if the HTTP request comes from HTTP or HTTPS (secure or not secure). In some context like AWS or Heroku you will have to ask by the header x-forwarded-proto instead of req.secure. Have in mind that req.secure will return always false if there is … Continue reading Redirect all requests from HTTP to HTTPS un Node.js and Express

Http auth basic in Node js and Express

Let's build a small site in Node.js using Express that will have one protected page Http auth basic prompt dialog We are going to use express generator to generate some scaffolding. If you didn't install it just type this command to install it globally but if you already know all this stuff you might skip … Continue reading Http auth basic in Node js and Express

Zoom flaw could force Mac users into meetings, expose video feed — Naked Security

Zoom, a company that sells video conferencing software for the business market, is tweaking the app to fix a vulnerability in the Mac software that allows malicious websites to force users into a Zoom call with the webcam turned on. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/07/09/zoom-flaw-could-force-mac-users-into-meetings-expose-video-feed/ Photo by Philipp Katzenberger on Unsplash