After nearly a year of work, Onionshare 2 is released! https://micahflee.com/2019/02/onionshare-2/
A couple things I saw and thought "Mastodon will love this":
- Alias, a 3D-printed "parasite" that sits on top of your Amazon Echo or Google Home, feeding white noise into its mic until you say the wake word: http://bjoernkarmann.dk/project_alias
- The adminbook, a wonderfully ugly design for the ideal sysadmin notebook: https://m.habr.com/en/post/437912/
~=8 Character Passwords Are Dead=~
New benchmark from the Hashcat Team shows a 2080Ti GPU passing 100 Billion password guesses per second (NTLM hash).
This means that the entire keyspace, or every possible combination of:
...of an 8 character password can be guessed in:
(8x 2080Ti GPUs against NTLM Windows hash)
“Catastrophic” hack on email provider destroys almost two decades of data
VFEmail says data for virtually all US users is gone for good.
Defensive Security Podcast Episode 233
$300 for a keyboard? I am really tempted to try it as I want to try it at some point.
Has anyone experience with those splited keyboards?
sr.ht is henceforth sourcehut.
We're still going to use the old domain cause it's nice and short, but the marketing material lives here and now you know how to prounounce it 🎉
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#HelloWorld! The Swiss no-log VPN has officially joined the open source, federated social media network. As an organization focused on giving people greater control of their data, we wanted to join a social media network that respects this. We’ll be sharing toots about service updates, new VPN projects, and news on privacy.
Do you depend on income from Patreon and are concerned about their sustainability? I wrote on Hacker News about why & how I diversified my donation streams:
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A Mastodon instance for info/cyber security-minded people.