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wow mastodon censors out your private key if you post it. that's really smart

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@jeremykleiman I hear it also turns your password into stars if you type it in. Like this: **********

@jeremykleiman
-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
hunter2
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@nev @jeremykleiman @ashfurrow oh wow it filters out your SSH keys!
-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
*******
-----END RSA PRIVATE KEY-----

@jeremykleiman
-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
hunter2
-----END RSA PRIVATE KEY-----

Weird, I can't see it. Everytime I paste it, all I see is hunter2

@jeremykleiman i'm not falling for this :joy: :joy: :joy:

@jeremykleiman Probably protects your password as well: ********

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-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
hunter2
-----END RSA PRIVATE KEY-----

@jeremykleiman Really!? I have to try this!

-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
hunter2hunter2hunter2hunter2hunter2hunter2hunter2hunter2
-----END RSA PRIVATE KEY-----

That's neat. I didn't know Mastodon did that.

@khoover3 @jeremykleiman less than a day ... plus the months Mastodon has been running already... still not bad

@KitRedgrave @jeremykleiman In the less than a day I've been here, and within just my own feed*

@jeremykleiman holy shit it works for your social too, check it out XXX-XX-XXXX

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Hash: SHA256

Get lost
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LKxkAP9JoXQoGQx0HNaxAyYZRz8kdq+yJyBqGf4/wfEdNINi1QEAxknolg6KGS9z
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=MyY7
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@jeremykleiman You passwords too, see : ***********************

@jeremykleiman -----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
LOL
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@jeremykleiman -----BEGIN PRIVATE KEY-----
OR NOT
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@jeremykleiman Oh wow! Let me try!

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@jeremykleiman ahahah nice joke you have there. It would work better with bogus privkey content though. Then you could say it automagically encrypts private keys to prevent usage.