Is Pixelfed support planned?
. @fribbledom's custom client gave me an idea.
We have https://badssl.com/, which is a set of (specifically) poorly configured SSL implementations that you can test whatever against.
How about a bad Mastodon instance? It would have super long toots, messed up unicode, "infinite" procedurally generated accounts/toots, etc.
John McAffe walks onto the stage in a mock turtleneck. He's holding a manilla envelope.
"HI, yes, hello, thank you all for coming out and joining me for my keynote. Today we will be discussing the identity of famed Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto," John says.
The crowd goes wild.
"The true identity. Of Satoshi Nakamoto. Is," John continues, while opening the envelope. The crowd has fallen silent.
John flashes a mirror to the audience
"You. All of you are Satoshi Nakamoto. You always were."
It's the year 2038 AD.
Roving Prime Death drones permanently neutralize all valued Prime Citizens above the age of 55. After a 30 second ad for human composting.
r000t still passive-aggressively closes tickets where the filer said "comp" when they meant computer.
r000t wishes the Prime Death drones could neutralize all people who shorten computer to "comp". After a 30 second ad for human composting.
Ruby: "We get stuff done around here but the E, N, and D keys on your keyboard are gonna wear out fast"
Python: "Do you know how to configure various editors to use spaces for tabs? Hope so, pal."
Haskell: "You shouldn't program computers until after you read this textbook on braided monoidal categories."
Java: "Buhhhhhh... I liek to type many varios words on the coputer."
At first glance, only his Twitch and Twitter got taken over.
But all of these other places also potentially fell to SMS account recovery:
Corporate Email (BoomTV)
Steam (and other gaming platforms)
If not properly configured, a Google account (and any associated YouTube channels) is also pwnt.
All that said, attackers seemed more interested in defacement than exfiltration. I'd even guess they made no attempt on the email.
Hacker, comedian, RED Scout fan, gold Ekko one-trick. Watching them sorting debris.
A Mastodon instance for info/cyber security-minded people.