Towards a less-dystopian cyberpunk future: tech standards we need to expect from vendors: joncamfield.com/blog/2019.02/c

RT @Rozen_J: : @L10nLab has compiled digital security and censorship circumvention resources from @eff in Yoruba and Igbo languages…

You're way too late to get this by xmas, but a heads up that in 2019, the current Malicious Content deck is going to no longer bundle the Internet Freedom Bonus Pack cards, so get it while you can! malicious-content.com/ (Don't panic; it'll be a while before I can get Linux desktop publishing apps to produce a new card deck)

Amazon filed a patent to pair facial recognition surveillance with a doorbell camera.

"Simply walking up to a friend’s house could result in your face, your fingerprint, or your voice being flagged as 'suspicious' and delivered to a government database..."
aclu.org/blog/privacy-technolo

Current Status: peeking at any known vulns that enable direct SQL access to a records mgmt system b/c the web ui is that bad.

Who has a good hack that mirrors the username+whatever@gmail, but for phone numbers to easily track who is selling/sharing my phone number?

Chips and salsa are a right -- not an appetizer. DC mex-ish places, why do you not support basic rights?

Hipsters are either enjoying the 500-character posts at Mastodon.social, or constrain themselves to 140 characters regardless.

Is it weird to anyone else that roomba error codes are spoken in the third person?

I am looking for a use-case for this phrase/concept: "you can't roast marshmallows on a dumpster fire"

As I finish WestWorld, realizing I was suckered into a drama abt value of access, code deployment, entry/exit, and offsite backup policies

If you see activity from me today during , it's coming from my Mastodon.Social account. Come, escape the dumpster fire!

Other interesting things from the morning is the Google translate of this alert from the Security Service of which is warning of a "possible large-scale cyberattack on state structures and private companies". The alert says that it's likely to rely on software updates, which would mean a lot of machines are already rigged. ssu.gov.ua/ua/news/1/category/

For the VPN spammers who "reach out to me" because I link to ssd.eff.org: I know better. I actually read the link.

October 21 will be the 18th anniversary of the "jam echelon" protest against blanket email surveillance.

Hey, anyone want to join me in adding X-JAM-ECHELON headers back into their email? The glory of the 90s is alive: wired.com/1999/10/hackers-asce

Some of the technical methods the Catalonia independence movement employed to counter censorship and internet attacks launched by the Spanish government.
drew3000.net/catalonia-notes/

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