CGit Maintainer Disappears, Security Hole Found
Phoronix: CGit Maintainer Disappears, Security Hole Found
The maintainer behind the open-source CGit project, the popular web front-end to viewing Git repositories, disappeared some months ago. Since then a new maintainer has taken over work on this widely-used software while also discovering a nasty security hole that allows arbitrary command execution. A new CGit release has now occurred under the new leadership to address this problem...
The "Jump-to-Conclusions" Mat. It's a mat, where you JUMP...to conclusions!
What an infuriating conclusion you've made.
Originally Posted by YoungManKlaus
I looked. I looked very hard. I've spent hours and hours looking. I found out that he's from Norway, and even went so far as to look up the Norwegian word for "obituary" is "nekrolog". I couldn't find anything. I looked around for military deployment records, and couldn't find anything. I emailed everyone I could find who has anything to do with him.
I tried. Really hard. He's disappeared.
If he returns -- I do hope to see him back in action -- the project will be back in his hands. It's not a coup, by any means.