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mathias @vagnes@infosec.exchange

Pinned toot

? sure

I like:
* Markdown
* Python
* Retro game emulation
* Cats

I do:
* Infosec
* Tabs over spaces
* Vim over emacs
* Music production

I am:
* Norwegian
* Living in Poland
* Working on my BSc in infosec

I don't like:
* Anti-science/-vaccine/-gmo
* Climate change deniers
* Nazis and communists

I think mastodon should be more localised and change TOOT! to PROUT! in francophone regions.

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Lenovo banned bootloader unlocking after LineageOS release • r/LineageOS

They are also censoring everything on social networks, their own forums, don’t respond to any request. Even post on Lenovo reddit is not visible...

reddit.com/r/LineageOS/comment

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TIL: The PNG format has a standard field to store a content warning.

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A curated list of Capture The Flag (CTF) frameworks, libraries, resources, softwares and tutorials.

github.com/apsdehal/awesome-ct

I was about to do an apt-get update, but then the cat walked on the keyboard and it became an apt-get purrge.

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Google - can't even properly review extensions, fkcing up millions of users thehackernews.com/2018/04/adbl

I use extensions, but I use ScritpSafe where the code is viewable at github.com/andryou/scriptsafe
You can search for ScriptSafe in the Chrome, Firefox and Opera
store/Add-Ons sections

When some linux distros don't mount drives by default, I get a sudden inspiration to boot into Windows again.

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Via Motherboard:

"Cloudflare has confirmed to Motherboard that the company terminated service to Switter because of FOSTA, but also said it's 'a very bad law.'"

motherboard.vice.com/en_us/art

#FOSTA #switter

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@schlink "IT'S A BAD LAW THAT'S WHY WE SHUT THEM OFF WITHOUT GIVING THEM ANY TIME TO SWITCH OR EVEN A SINGLE WORD ABOUT IT UNTIL /A F T E R/ WE SUDDENLY SHUT THEM DOWN."

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It's funny, I started out watching Silicon Valley in 2014 and all the P2P based networking seemed to me like a pipe dream back then.

Today, after I finished watching the fourth episode of season 5, I joined another instance of pleroma.

What a time to be online!
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>looks at more news
>sees this
>closes news

That's enough for one day

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Hello everyone, just a french CS student interested in infosec casually looking for interesting news, opinions and life stories about the field.

Will be glad to exchange with all of you :)

See you around

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TIL that the FIDO alliance is working on FIDO2, which is intended to replace passwords. Yay!

fidoalliance.org/fido2/

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Python based Windows backdoor using Gmail as a command and control server.

Now I've seen everything.

github.com/maldevel/gdog