Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

JavaScript Events: Bubbling, Capturing, and Propagation

Events, in JavaScript, are occurrences that can trigger certain functionality, and can result in certain behaviour. A common example of an event, is a “click”, or a “hover”. You can set listeners to watch for these events …

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3 Simple Ways to Secure Your Websites/Applications

It is hard to write 100% holes-free code, no matter how hard you tried. Sometimes it is not even your own fault (language implementation, server setups, etc.) and those factor are likely out of your control. That being said, as developers, we should strive to write our code as safe and secure as possible. Here are my suggestions to keep yourself from being woken up in the middle of the night:

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Failover Systems and LoginRadius’ 99.99% Uptime

Do you remember the Amazon outage that affected several high-profile customers back in 2011? On April 21st, widely-used sites such as Reddit and Quora were brought down, and many others experienced latency or were knocked offline, too. Early that morning…

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A Bot Protection Overview

Bots are tools that are created to automate tedious processes and reduce work. For example, chatbots automate replies to users for customer support, and search bots are used to populate search results on a Google search. However…

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Azure AD as an Identity provider

This blog post goes over how you can connect your SAAS/web application with the Azure AD world. Let’s take a look at how Azure AD works as an identity provider to provide your users with the ability to log in. e.g if anyone using Office 365, able to log on with their standard account or a federated one.

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Let’s Encrypt with SSL Certificates

What is an SSL Certificate?

Let’s start with some working definitions of the HTTP and HTTPS protocols. HTTP is the Internet protocol over which data is sent between a browser and a server when they are communicating. HTTPS is the secure counterpart of HTTP…

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