The Dutch Government Shuts Down Their Digital ID System Running on Rails
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The Dutch government has decided to unplug their digital ID system for a brief time bringing the Dutch DigiID system offline until an update to Ruby’s Rapid7 installing has a viable update. Dutch’s DigiID system provides the Dutch to a sort of Single Sign On service for the governments various online services and while Ruby on Rails has released an update that provides a patch to the vulnerability the Dutch government responsible for the system is not underestimating the seriousness of this issue. You can read the full story here.