Standup 8/18/2010: Time#to_json in milliseconds, Encoded vs. encrypted Session Cookies
- A pivot wanted to remind everyone that in Rails 2.x, session cookies are not encrypted. Reassuringly, all present were already aware of this. Session cookies are Base64 encoded, and if you ever need to take a look at their contents, here’s how. If you want to encrypt your session cookies, there are Rails plugins available for that purpose.