Keepin’ it real: how Automattic creates momentum on Day 1

Cate Huston, our illustrious mobile lead here at Automattic, was recently interviewed by GitPrime on how to create momentum while onboarding an engineering new hire. The entire interview is nicely summarized in the article tagline: You get only one chance at a first impression — your hiring and onboarding process sets the tone for how … Continue reading Keepin’ it real: how Automattic creates momentum on Day 1

Janus Vulnerability – Android flaw lets attack code slip into signed apps

Android Vulnerability - JANUS: Allows a malicious application to add bytes of code to the APK or DEX formats used by Android applications without affecting the application’s signature. In other words, a scumbag could pack an app with malicious instructions, and still have it read by Android as a trusted piece of software. Android 5+ … Continue reading Janus Vulnerability – Android flaw lets attack code slip into signed apps