Episode 332 – PyPI: 2FA or not 2FA, that is the question

Josh and Kurt talk about PyPI mandating two factor authentication for the top 1% of projects. It feels like a simple idea, but it’s not when you start to think about it. What problems does 2FA solve? How common are these attacks? What are the second and third order effects of mandating 2FA? This episodeContinue reading “Episode 332 – PyPI: 2FA or not 2FA, that is the question”

Episode 211 – The only thing harder than signing files is managing users

Josh and Kurt talk about the Microsoft 2 year old signature bug and GitLab no longer processing MFA resets for free users. Signing things is hard, but trying to manage users and infrastructure at scale is even harder. Show Notes Microsoft signed jar bug GitLab Support is no longer processing MFA resets for free users Someone Is HijackingContinue reading “Episode 211 – The only thing harder than signing files is managing users”