Tune in Monday when I'll be talking about Free & Open Source Software with none other than Sean O'Brien from Yale Privacy Lab!

@diggity @privacylab

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La vigilancia indiscriminada viola nuestros derechos fundamentales y pone en peligro la libertad de expresión. Esta guía te enseñará una habilidad básica de defensa personal contra la vigilancia: el cifrado del correo electrónico.


#userfreedom #gnu con #linux #libre #softwarelibre #libreplanet #freesoftware #privacy #security #email #EmailSelfDefense

Tails 5.1 Anonymous-OS Improves the Tor Connection Assistant, Fix Clock, Updates to Tor, Fresh Homepage for disconnected Tor Network System, Associating OpenPGP files with Kleopatra in the Files browser, and many more.


The /e/ Foundation make a deGoogled version of Android and sell phones preloaded with it. You can follow them at:

➡️ @e_mydata

/e/'s website is at e.foundation, and they sell deGoogled phones under the Murena brand at murena.com, including ethically-made models by @Fairphone

/e/ also provides (optional) cloud services for these phones through a custom @nextcloud instance.

#EFoundation #Murena #DeGoogle #DeGoogled #Android #Smartphones #Hardware #Privacy #Business

SR90 is LIVE with the latest #privacy & #security news!

Main stories this week:
- Brave mailing people?
- DDG whitelisting Microsoft trackers?
- Bitwarden adding alias services!
- More!

Podcast: surveillancereport.tech
Video: youtu.be/zleLhyJGwT8

In today's show, I grill @sethforprivacy about & : what it is, how it works, how it derives its value, whether it's anonymous, how mining affects our environment and what it means for , & .

And yeah, I use a picture of physical coins - which don't exist! 🙂


Apple tracks you, even if you don't have Apple devices

iOS sends the MAC addresses of nearby devices, e.g. other handsets and the home gateway, to Apple together with their GPS location. Users have no opt out from this and currently there are few, if any, realistic options for preventing this data sharing.


Join us at Volla @volla Community Days and get the latest from and integration! ❤️
Dr. Luis Falcon @meanmicio will give a presentation about Personal Health Record. See you in Germany!


Mobile Handset Privacy: Measuring The Data iOS and Android Send to Apple And Google

Douglas J. Leith
School of Computer Science & Statistics,
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
25th March, 2021

... what data iOS on an iPhone shares with Apple and what data Google Android on a Pixel phone shares with Google. We find that even when minimally configured and the handset is idle both iOS and Google Android share data with Apple/Google on average every 4.5 mins.

The phone's

Hardware serial number
SIM serial number
Handset phone number

And more are shared with Apple and Google.

Both iOS and Google Android transmit telemetry, despite the user explicitly opting out of this.

When a SIM is inserted both iOS and Google Android send details to Apple/Google.

iOS sends the MAC addresses of nearby devices , e.g. other handsets and the home gateway, to Apple t_ogether with their GPS location_.

Currently there are few, if any, realistic options for preventing this data sharing. [Without replacing the operating system.


#SurveillanceCapitalism #mobile #MobilePhones #phones #IOW #Android #Google #Apple #BigData #DataTheft #privacy #security #Orwellian

Fairly straightforward, drop in replacement: https://e.foundation/
#OpenSource #Free #degoogled

Learn about @3NWeb with Mikalai Birukou and Sean O’Brien @seanodiggity @PrivacySafeTech @diggity at #LibrePlanet 2021: u.fsf.org/3am Get registered: u.fsf.org/lp21-sp

TODAY 3:40PM EDT: I'm looking forward to this talk by Mikalai of 3NWeb and will be joining him for an *awesome demo* that includes the @PINE64 phone. Watch at @fsf libreplanet.org/2021

TODAY 1:50PM EDT: I'm delivering the update from the High Priority Projects committee.

Watch at @fsf@status.fsf.org libreplanet.org/2021

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