Category: Security

Spectre/Meltdown Information

A new publicly disclosed class of vulnerabilities have been found which are commonly being referred to as Spectre and Meltdown. They affect most modern computers’ processors, such as Intel, AMD, and ARM. These flaws allow malicious software to potentially access…

Enabling SSL/TLS for Node.js Hazelcast IMDG Client

The Hazelcast IMDG Node.js client package supports certificate based authentication and encryption. This article looks at how to enable certificate based authentication and encryption for Node.js hazelcast client. For continuity it is recommended to go through the previous blog on…

Hubble Space Mission Securely Configured

dotkam recently published a blog post entitled, “Hubble Space Mission Securely Configured“. In the post, dotkam presents a strategy for building better security and flexibility for our space missions. This week we learned of a recent alien hacking into Earth.…

Health Information Privacy

What is HIPAA? PUBLIC LAW 104 – 191 – HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT OF 1996 “It is the purpose of this subtitle to improve the Medicare program under title XVIII of the Social Security Act, the medicaid program…

Hazelcast LDAP Security

Hazelcast has the ability to authenticate users of a cluster and then to authorise their access to data structures and operations based on roles held by a user. This authentication and authorization occurs within the cluster when a client connects…