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CVE-2014-9130: LibYAML vulnerability

CVE-2014-9130: LibYAML vulnerability Severity Medium Vendor LibYAML Versions Affected Cloud Foundry Ruby Buildpack versions prior to 1.6.25 Description Stanisław Pitucha and Jonathan Gray discovered that LibYAML did not properly handle wrapped strings. An attacker could create specially crafted YAML data to trigger an assert, causing a denial of service. Mitigation OSS users are strongly encouraged … Continue reading “CVE-2014-9130: LibYAML vulnerability”

CVE-2016-6639: PHP Buildpack exposes .profile file

CVE-2016-6639: PHP Buildpack exposes .profile file Severity Medium Vendor Cloud Foundry Foundation Versions Affected PHP Buildpack versions prior to v4.3.18 Cf-release versions prior to v242 Description The .profile file, which can potentially include environment variables and credentials, is exposed by default in the PHP Buildpack. The PHP buildpack prior to v4.3.18 did not actually allow … Continue reading “CVE-2016-6639: PHP Buildpack exposes .profile file”

GE Leverages Pivotal Cloud Foundry to Build Predix, First Cloud for Industry

By May 11, 2016

At the 2015 Minds + Machines conference in San Francisco, GE announced that its Predix platform – the first PaaS built specifically for industry – was open for general availability. We chatted with Jeff Barrows, Cloud Platform Engineering Manager at GE Digital, to get his perspective on this transformation initiative. Don’t miss Jeff’s presentation at … Continue reading “GE Leverages Pivotal Cloud Foundry to Build Predix, First Cloud for Industry”

IBM WebSphere Liberty Buildpack Contributed to Cloud Foundry

By September 9, 2013

IBM is contributing the IBM WebSphere Liberty Buildpack today as further proof of its commitment to make the Cloud Foundry open source project and community even stronger. A guest blog by Rachel Reinitz, an IBM Distinguished Engineer in IBM Software Services In late July, I wrote a guest blog here about our development of a … Continue reading “IBM WebSphere Liberty Buildpack Contributed to Cloud Foundry”