Reflecting On Natural Language Operators In ColdFusion

Ben Nadel reflects on why he never uses the natural language operators in ColdFusion. It's just emotions all the way down....

From: Ben Nadel

Working Code Podcast - Episode 155: We're Thankful For Software

Ben Nadel and the crew talk about the various software programs and paradigms that they are thankful to have in their lives....

From: Ben Nadel

How to set the Release Date on Masa CMS content en masse with the Feed API

A little while ago we had a Mura site (which has recently been upgraded to Masa) with a bunch of blog articles and other content where the "Release Date" field was left empty by accident.

From: South of Shasta: Software Development, Web Design, Training

The RegEx Of Everyday Things

Ben Nadel shares his daily RegEx usage in order to inspire people to start using pattern matching in their daily lives....

From: Ben Nadel

Early Access: Feature Flags - From Concept To Cultural Revolution

Ben Nadel announces and early access version of his book: Feature Flags - From Concept to Cultural Revolution....

From: Ben Nadel

Working Code Podcast - Episode 154: Premortems And Log Levels

Ben Nadel and the crew talk premortems and the power of creating a safe space of failure. Also, logging strategies and the reason so many logs are terrible....

From: Ben Nadel

Working Code Podcast - Episode 153: Our Biggest Failures

Ben Nadel and the crew talk about their biggest failures in an effort to remove the social stigma around failure....

From: Ben Nadel

Critical Variable Mass Assignment Vulnerability in Adobe ColdFusion (CVE-2023-44350)

BackgroundAdobe ColdFusion is vulnerable to a Mass Assignment vulnerability that can result in an attacker being able to modify the value of any variable in any scope within the context of remote CFC methods.

From: Hoya Haxa - A Security Research Blog

Security updates released for ColdFusion 2021 and 2023, Nov 14 2023

Just a heads-up for my readers that there was an important security update released today by Adobe for ColdFusion 2023 (update 6) and 2021 (update 12). (Users of previous versions should note that those are no longer updated, not even for security fixes). For more, read on. [More]

From: Charlie Arehart - Server Troubleshooting

ColdFusion Summit 2023 Recap

A few weeks ago was the annual ColdFusion Summit in Las Vegas. And as expected, the event was very worth the trip! Overall I think everything ran very smoothly — food, sessions, staff, the party, and all the other things you'd expect at CF Summit were the same quality as previous years.

From: South of Shasta: Software Development, Web Design, Training

Self Signed Certificates in Edge on Windows 2022

When setting up a server for training purposes I wanted to create a self signed certificate for app1.

From: Pete Freitag's Homepage

Self Signed Certificates in Edge on Windows 2022

When setting up a server for training purposes I wanted to create a self signed certificate for app1.

From: Pete Freitag's Homepage

The newline cat mystery

I ran into a really strange problem today, whenever I would write a file it would show up as empty on my file system.

From: Pete Freitag's Homepage

The newline cat mystery

I ran into a really strange problem today, whenever I would write a file it would show up as empty on my file system.

From: Pete Freitag's Homepage

Working Code Podcast - Episode 152: Crontab, AI, And Book Publishing

Ben Nadel and the crew talk about visualizing cron jobs, learning about artificial intelligence at Harvard, and publishing books....

From: Ben Nadel

Working Code Podcast - Episode 151: Async Human Solutions

Ben Nadel and the crew talk about the chaos that is life; and, how real world problems are sometimes best mitigated with human solutions, not technical one....

From: Ben Nadel

Working Code Podcast - Episode 150: What's On Your Workbench

Ben Nadel and the crew talk what they've got going on in their work....

From: Ben Nadel

Enforcing The HTTP Request Method In ColdFusion

Ben Nadel looks at validating the incoming HTTP request method in ColdFusion in order to prevent malicious GET requests....

From: Ben Nadel