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Tomcat Java 10 on Windows CreateJavaVM Failed

I ran into some issues getting the Lucee Tomcat 8.5 service to start on with Java 10.0.2 on a Windows 2016 Server....

SameSite Cookies with IIS

SameSite cookies are a great technique for mitigating Cross Site Request Forgery attacks. The only downside is that not all browsers support them yet (ahem... looking at you IE)....

Facebook API Now Requires Review for user_friends Permission

Looking at the Facebook Developer API documentation yesterday, I noticed a subtle change in the permissions that they give to developers without review on the graph API....

Docker Container exited with code 137

When attempting to fire up a bunch of docker containers using docker-compose on a Mac, one of the containers was randomly exiting with the exit code 137....

Why is my cron.daily script not running?

Over the years when setting up servers I have run into the various ways that your cron.daily or cron.hourly scripts manage to fail to run....

Announcing FuseGuard Version 3

After many hours in development and testing we are proud to announce the release of FuseGuard 3! FuseGuard 3 ships with 11 new filters, 1 new logger and several additional improvements to better protect your CFML applications....

CFSummit 2017

It was another great ColdFusion Summit event in Las Vegas this year. My company Foundeo Inc. was a sponsor again this year. It was great to meet so many new people this year....

Java Unlimited Strength Crypto Policy for Java 9 or 1.8.0_151

Starting with Java 1.8.0_151 and 1.8.0_152 there is a new somewhat easier way to enable the unlimited strength jurisdiction policy for the JVM. Without enabling this you cannot use AES-256 for example....

Java 9 Security Enhancements

With the General Availability release of Java 9 scheduled for today, I thought it would be appropriate to go over the new features that pertain to security.

Implement HTTP/2 Client...

Upcoming CFML Conferences in April 2017

I will be speaking at two conferences this month.

The conference is the Adobe CFSummit East also known as the Adobe ColdFusion Government Summit. It will be held on April 18-19, 2017 in Washington DC....

CFSummit 2016 Slides

Here are my slides from the Adobe ColdFusion Summit 2016 conference in Las Vegas:...

Securing Legacy CFML - dev.Objective() 2016 Slides

Back from another great dev.Objective() conference in Minneapollis. This year Foundeo was a sponsor, and I spoke on Securing Legacy CFML Code. Find the slides here....
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