Antipattern: keeping old gists with sensitive data

This is part of our antipatterns and cloud security series.

Nothing's worse than a data breach, so protect yourself by cleaning up your gists—both public and private.

  1. git clone https://github.com/faradayio/gistkiller.git
  2. cd gistkiller
  3. bundle install
  4. ruby gistkiller.rb

The first time you run it, it will get an OAuth2 token—that's how auth is handled.