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Heap-based buffer overflow in sudo:
- exploitable by any local user (even non-sudoers)
- introduced in July 2011
- affects default configuration
Amazon AWS are forking Elasticsearch and Kibana:
So it turns out pulling a 3g modem out of a #kindle PW2 is actually really easy: https://peekread.info/tech/20210120-removing-3g-modem-from-a-kindle-paperwhite-2/
certificate-less E2EE technology is being integrated in Nextcloud by VIBE Cyber, available soon for testing. https://nextcloud.com/blog/nextcloud-and-vibe-cybersecurity-join-forces-to-launch-crypto-as-a-service/
Updated the #Thunderbird Lookout (Fix Version) add-on about a week ago. And now I've got the Calendar integration working again. It's always interesting working on a legacy add-on. just wish I wasn't so busy these days
I've been less and less interested in all the junk #Netflix
shows that have been coming out lately. Now with the price jump it's time to just drop it altogether. The Witcher was great though.
Doing work on the feediron plugin for TT-RSS. It's been ages since I managed to do any real #FOSS work
Thunderbird e-mail client survives Mozilla layoffs https://www.zdnet.com/google-amp/article/thunderbird-e-mail-client-survives-mozilla-layoffs/
How to get help when you’re dealing with a #Nextcloud issue? How to use Nextcloud? Ways to set up your Nextcloud? The right place to get help & what to expect? Find the answers to all this & more in this blog post! ✔️
FFS this is not ok, why is Google breaking all the good bits? #Android https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/08/18/android-11-camera-apps-chooser/
As Expected, Those Who Pushed For FOSTA Are Now Looking To Kill Off Porn
A few years back, when the campaign to use FOSTA (then called SESTA) as a way to chip away at Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act by creating a misleading moral panic around "sex trafficking" was in full swing, we pointed out that...
Libraries Have Never Needed Permission To Lend Books, And The Move To Change That Is A Big Problem
There are a variety of opinions concerning the Internet Archive's National Emergency Library in response to the pandemic. I've made it clear in multiple posts why I believe the freakout from some publishers and authors is misguided, and that...
Looks like more walled garden shenanigans from #bigtech https://twitter.com/joerogan/status/1262812859983151104
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