Technology

eTLS Is Dangerous as Hell

You must be kidding.

TLS 1.3 is here and ready to go. But a couple of jerks thought breaking it on purpose would be a prudent thing to do. Apparently, they even tried to get NIST to stifle TLS 1.3 to let this broken standard gain traction.

I guess we'll never learn.

When Address Book and MobileMe Fail to Sync a Record

<dd class="wp-caption-dd zemanta-img-attribution" style="font-size: 0.8em;"> Image via <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Mobileme_Logo.png">Wikipedia</a> </dd> </dl> If you find that there’s an address bookcard out there that isn’t syncing with MobileMe, your iPhone, or another Mac… check to see if there is an ampersandin the failing record anywhere. Apparently once a card hits MobileMe, it doesn’t like the ampersand in the vcard and chokes on it. If MobileMe chokes on it, all of your devices will be unable to find the new card.