"The compromised PII consisted of information of individuals who had recently registered for our virtual DFIR Summit"
Sifting through my old tweets, I found this Goldie: tainted love played by a bunch of 3,5" floppy drives:
Once again an authoritarian regime pulls the kill switch on internet access almost widespread protests. This calls for the need of a mesh network with a longer range than common WiFi and Bluetooth adapters.
However, I also see a risk for disinformation becoming widespread on a decentralised, unmoderated platform.
Both are different types of problems that can be solved, but the technological problem is easier to deal with than increasing critical thinking on a societal scale.
Therefore I wonder if there is anyone or a community who could take the time to answer some of my questions that might arise? I don't want solutions, but rather understand the inner workings behind some of the mechanisms.
A mysterious group has hijacked Tor exit nodes to perform SSL stripping attacks
The group ran almost a quarter of all Tor exit nodes. Group still controls 10% of all Tor exit nodes today.
@protonmail Could this explain the attack I reported you ?
Now I don't have to choose between either, and don't need to deal with cumbersome VMs. I just install the distro I need and get all the underlying awesome tools.
This may be the closest we get "year of Linux desktop" (unless you count Chromebooks). But spreading ideals of #foss should extend to more than desktops - it need to encompass cloud services, algorithms and more...
Online tracking is constantly growing. If you want to stay safe, check out these alternatives to Google & Co: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/how-to-leave-google-gmail/ 😎
What's up with #peertube and their tolerance of trootube? It's an instance filled with disinformation. I suppose peertube instances isn't moderated like Mastodon?
I've read a few criticisms of Tor regarding its capabilities of providing anonymity (due to factual, technical vulnerabilities) and having connections with US military (conspiratorial ideas?).
I'm curious what people think of #Tor - would you recommended it as a tool for anonymity and protection against surveillance?
CTO in a international human rights NGO. Passionate for technological advancement, social justice and a balanced life.
Self-proclaimed world champion in airhockey.
A Mastodon instance for info/cyber security-minded people.