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Just saw a skirmish between birds that seemed particular portentous. Where can I find an ancient Roman augur?

witches.town?

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Turns out the Windows flaw Tavis mentioned on Friday was an RCE in Microsoft's Malware Protection Engine, and they've already released a fix: twitter.com/msftsecresponse/st

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TLS1.3 0-RTT security review: github.com/tlswg/tls13-spec/is

Seems there are better ways to save a few ms than, you know, destroying TLS security.

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For you users on older hardware: don't worry, has your back: netgate.com/blog/pfsense-2-5-a

You'll also gain extra security in the form of expertly crafted exploit mitigations when you upgrade to OPNsense.

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So was taking a look at my admin panel and apparently MIT has a Mastodon instance:

mastodon.mit.edu/about/more

I'm a little disappointed that there is so much discussion about blocking content here. Also disappointed that so much of it is being couched as if it's main function is to help minority communities avoid abuse.

1. Abuse tends to be a 1%-er issue.

2. The truth is that censorship tools are, more often than not, used to disappear minority voices and opinions.

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New post: "Compromise recovery on Qubes OS":
qubes-os.org/news/2017/04/26/q

Because fuckups happen... and it's good to have a reasonable Plan B.

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‘Replacing Disqus with Github Comments’—a good insight into the trackers that come along with Disqus, and how to respect your blog reader’s privacy donw.io/post/github-comments/

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Writing a bot to pipe RSS news feeds into Mastodon is one of the least useful things to do. And I wrote a book on RSS feeds. I like feeds. But, this place is best when it's all actual people tooting, with the occasional weird art bot. Get a feed reader if you want feeds

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Amazing breakdown of #ShadowBrokers tool dump #DoublePulsar and #EternalBlue at shellcode / assembly level. Great detail on what those tools are doing and how. - Note #ZeroSum are the guys that made the metasploit scanner for MS17-010! zerosum0x0.blogspot.com/2017/0

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Ok, new feature in my instance-coloring code: users from your 'local' instance get additional border on the right. Everyone else only has bottom/left.

Also fixed an issue where sometimes the "@" would not be included in the colored area. Lemme know if you still have issues anyone!

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Just discovered "trace.axd" - Type it after the domain on a system running IIS. Look for POSTs. Look at usernames & passwords. Web Apps are fun!

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Now let's put some happy little clouds in here. You are only limited by your imagination.
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Me: It would be nice if my friends joined Mastodon/GNU Social so I could finally leave Twitter
Also me: oh wait I haven't even told them about it yet
Me imagining telling my friends: "no thanks" "which instance do I use" "what does federation mean"
Me: oh yeah that's why I didn't tell them yet