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bio website andrewjgrimm.wordpress.com
location Sydney, Australia
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Merge keep.

I work at the University of New South Wales, where I use Ruby to analyze biological data.

In part of my spare time, I work on fun programming projects. One was trying to analyze what underlies Wikipedia's Get to Philosophy game. I also worked on one called the "Small Eigen Collider".

I'm currently learning Japanese, and I'm an active participant in lang-8.com, a website where you write journal entries in a language you're learning, and get corrected by native speakers of that language. In return, you correct people writing entries in your native language. Recently, I've been asking a few questions prompted by slightly incorrect English I've encountered on lang-8.


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accepted Are ordinary OS X desktops at risk from bash “shellshock” bug (CVE-2014-6271)?
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comment What should end-users do about Heartbleed?
I was meaning to ask about users of a website in my question. "Their sysadmin", plus "Help senior management evaluate ..." sounds like you're talking about users of a large corporate network. What kind of scenario were you talking about?
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comment Should I change all my passwords due to heartbleed
Please explain why it's not necessary to change passwords.
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comment How can get email about latest vulnerabilities
+1 for using email to find out about security issues, rather than finding out via twitter. :( Or I would, if I was registered.
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