Take a Network Break! Episode 69 gets into cryptography and security issues, among other topics, including open hardware efforts and the Web site obesity crisis.
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In Defense Of Cryptography
Backdoors To The Front Door?
Let’s Encrypt: 250,000 Certs, But Abusers Catch On
Let’s Encrypt Now Being Abused By Malvertisers – Trend Micro
Barracuda Bitten By Cloud, Software
The Bloated Web
The website obesity crisis – IdleWords
A Good Book
Network Programmability and Automation: Skills for the Next-Generation Network Engineer – Jason Edelman, Scott S. Lowe, Matt Oswalt
Snabb Switch, Melanox, And Open Hardware
Open Network Cards – Snabb Switch