Mozilla To End ftp Support. What Are the Alternatives?
In March of this year, Mozilla followed in the steps of Google and announced the upcoming end to support for the ftp protocol in its browser. That is a very good thing! The ftp URI is the mechanism for browsers to use FTP (the File Transfer Protocol) to send and receive data from servers supporting […]
Good News on Two Fronts: Software Security and Me
First, some good news for the security of open source software. The Mozilla Foundation has allocated US$500,000 to audit the security of open source tools. The money funds the Secure Open Source (SOS) Fund as part of the Mozilla Open Source Support (MOSS) program. I believe this will be a big help in making open […]