Koumbit's office, including the telephone support line, will be closed on Friday, March 8, to highlight International Women's Day. As always, our on-call team will reply to any emergencies. The office will be open again on the Monday, March 11.
Koumbit has done the updates related to today's security warning coming from the security team at Drupal.
Drupal core - Highly critical - Remote Code Execution - SA-CORE-2019-003
We will be changing which host key types the server redmine.koumbit.net (aka. git.koumbit.net) shows to users connecting via SSH. Starting Monday Feburary 18th 2019 only RSA and ED25519 host keys will be shown. If you had previously connected via SSH and accepted a DSA or ECDSA key, you will need to remove those fingerprints from your known hosts file and accept the RSA/ED25519 host key fingerprint.
Here is an example of how to remove the fingerprints via command-line:
A few weeks ago, a review of the 'Amplification' exhibition at Eastern Block appeared on the website of Canadian Art Magazine.
HTMlles, the biennal media arts and digital culture festival put together by our colleagues at Studio XX begins in a few weeks, starting November 1st! The 2018 edition includes a variety of activities and events throughout Montreal, including the "Code : Corps" digital art exhibition at articule, an artist-run centre, and the "Encrypt your nudes!" workshop at La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse.
If you use WordPress and have recently updated to version 4.9.8, you most likely noticed an announcement on the main page of the Dashboard in regard to the upcoming launch of Gutenberg, the new content editor that will manage the appearance of posts and pages. With its block-based system, Gutenberg aims to make the creation of complex layouts simple and intuitive. You can take a look at this new system on the official WordPress website. (https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/)
We have recently put in place a survey to facilitate and uniformize the application process to our Solidarity Rates program.
Avec le laboratoire NT2, nous avons fait la présentation suivante au DrupalCamp Montréal 2018
Drupal 7 et Ember.js: l'exemple d'Opuscules.ca, une SPA ("Single Page App") multiplateforme
There has been a lot of critical discussion of Facebook recently, especially because of large amounts of user information that were obtained by right-wing electoral consultation firm Cambridge Analytica.
The deadline to apply to the finance coordinator position got extended to May 14th. Come join our team! For more info, see:
Dear Users, Allies and Colleagues,
Koumbit will be closed this Tuesday, May 1st for International Workers Day, commonly known as May Day. Our emergency on-call services will continue to be available. We will be open again at our usual hours on Wednesday, May 2nd.
Koumbit will be closed on the 1st of May, 2018 for May Day. Our emergency on-call services will continue to be available. We will be open again at our usual hours on Wednesday, May 2nd.
Following the Drupal project announcement last week that there will be a highly critical security patch disclosed, we want to draw your attention to this announcement and encourage you to apply this security patch as fast as possible after it is released on the afternoon of Wednesday, April 25th between 16h00 and 18h00 UTC (12h00 - 14h00 EDT)
Koumbit is recruiting a finance and administrative coordinator at 15 hours/week to start and increasing to 25hrs/week. The hourly rate is $21, and the position will start end of May 2018. Applications are due May 14th, 2018.
About working at Koumbit
Following the Drupal project announcement last week that there will be a highly critical security patch disclosed, we want to draw your attention to this announcement and encourage you to apply this security patch as fast as possible after it is released on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 28th around 2pm EDT.
En partenariat avec Labo NT2 et d'autres intervenants (voir la page de tous les participants), Koumbit a développé une application multi-plate-forme Ember.js alimentée par un système de services fournit par Drupal 7 qui sert de vitrine aux écrivains québécois membres de l'UNEQ (Union des écrivaines et des écrivains québécois).
The position starts at 20 hours per week, with the possibility of increasing your hours. The hourly rate is $21, and the position will start in March 2018. Applications are due February 18, 2018.
Koumbit will be closed from December 23 to January 2. Happy Holidays to all!
Happy Birthday Aegir! Today the Aegir Project is turning 10. We want to thank all those who have contributed and continue to contribute to this project.
For those that manage their proper installations of Debian whether it be on dedicated servers, virtual servers, or on your own personal computers it's important to note that the long-term security support for Debian 7 (Wheezy) is coming to an end soon - the 31st of May, 2018. The following version, Debian Jessie, is already in "old-stable" but will have long-term security updates until sometime in 2020.
Mar/Mer: 10h à 12h et 13h à 16h
Jeu: 10h à 12h
Tue/Wed: 10AM to 12PM et 13AM to 16PM
Thu: 10AM to 12PM
Come and See Us!
Veuillez noter que nos bureaux n'ont pas de stationnement attitré.
Please note that you'll need to find on-street parking.