Jim Atkins, thedosmann, is a website programmer who started programming in the early 90's. He has worked professionally as a Manager of Technical Services, Website developer, hosting provider, and consultant since 1995.
The Heartbleed code flaw, that was discovered using newly developed encryption testing tools, is a major code bug with far reaching implications. According to recent 'Honey Pot' reports the SSL code flaw was already being exploited by hackers.
Code project for map interface using jQuery attribute replace routine and a pan and zoom library for some large maps on window shades.
Woman who have recently graduated or who are currently enrolled in the computer science field, woman seeking to enter or further enhance their career in open source software programming, or even woman who do not want to code but simply wish to contribute to the open source community
A term, which you may have heard of, in the IT arena that is gaining a lot of momentum, is SDLC, Systems development life-cycle. Like many other IT terms its use is more of a vernacular acronym in the IT community then a pragmatic approach to system's development.
Advancement in technology should be viewed with the same preciseness that is used with troop movement. Before we advance we need confident information on what lies ahead, what is on our flank, what is behind us, and what the impact will be.
The news buzz about the latest, large scale, cyber-attack generates more questions than answers. According to the latest reports on the attack at Target, and other retailers, the attack originated from a teenage hacker in Russia.
According to the latest news reports an attack on one of Yahoo's Ad servers perpetuated a large scale malware infestation across user's computers of the popular search engine and the breech seems to point to flaws in the java code used on the servers.
I decided to write a small program using jQuery/CSS. This is similar to my other programs, in that js plays a major part in the structure.
In an increasingly technical world that depends on well written programs to run multi-million dollar infrastructures and global financial concerns, it is no surprise that programmers are in high demand.