Episode 253

Google Funding FOSS Security


October 5th, 2021

56 mins 21 secs

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About this Episode

Google is backing a new project from the Linux Foundation to the tune of $1 million that aims to bolster the security of critical open-source projects. GitLab is going public with their IPO, plus we address your feedback and calls!

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02:45 Caller Chris

  • 450 TB backup is 90% full
  • Connect Multiple FreeNAS Servers
  • Different shares on different servers
  • 45 Drives
  • Twinax
  • Infinaband

09:05 Bhikhu Responds to ANS Ep 252

16:00 In Person LinuxFests? - Jeremy

24:30 Automation of Warehouse - James

26:26 Caller

28:44 Wireless ISP & Double NAT - Frank

36:46 Password ManagerAdd-On? - Jonathan

  • Doesn't pass the sniff test
  • If you trust bitwarden trust them to make a good extension
  • Think about what threat vector you are protecting against

41:20 Noah's Request

  • Drum Charts/National Number System

44:00 Pick of the Week

45:55 Gadget of the Week

  • Open Book - Open Source Ebook reader
  • GitHub

47:43 GitLab Goes Public

51:00 Google Offers 1M to Harden Security in FOSS

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