Articles about: authentication

Doing HTTP Sessions badly

In this article I explore some ways in which HTTP sessions can be used badly. I'm not talking from a church of RESTafarianism position here. I'm cool with web applications using HTTP sessions, but I want to explore the pitfalls of using them badly and given some easily followed guidance to… Read more »

Instant Windows SVN Server with SSL and ActiveDirectory

I am not joking. After a significant amount of fiddling and application of Occam's Razor I have come to a configuration of Apache 2.2 that delivers a completely functional and relatively secure SVN server. To be honest it isn't instant, but it is pretty easy to do and will give a robust… Read more »