OKCupid, 1Password, Uber and more have leaked customer data all over the Internet for MONTHS because of Cloudflare CDN security flaw

Software engineers at Google have revealed that for the last several months, CDN provider Cloudflare has effectively leaked private data all over the Internet – distributing it into orderinary users’ caches. This happens as data is cached by the service to speed  up web pages; a flaw in this process has caused this security hole. This was only discovered as an intrepid developer found some … Continue reading OKCupid, 1Password, Uber and more have leaked customer data all over the Internet for MONTHS because of Cloudflare CDN security flaw

Not fixing a broken housing market: Government whitepaper released

The housing market in the UK is in crisis, with practical locations too expensive for many to afford even in the rental market, gentrification and displacement of local communities commonplace  we must explore what is causing these problems. The government today is releasing a whitepaper on the issue which described the housing market as ‘broken’, but let’s explore the issue a bit first. “The housing market … Continue reading Not fixing a broken housing market: Government whitepaper released

Launching The Popular Monitor

Welcome to the Popular Monitor, a new media news and information website which aims to present the latest in developments in politics and technology as they happen. This is an unashamedly left-leaning news outlet, although unlike many blogs of this nature, will attempt to present the ideas of other political leanings in the frame that they present themselves, so that they can be more appropriately … Continue reading Launching The Popular Monitor