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Funny enough, they do offer 2FA by Google Authenticator, though their mailings kept pestering me to add my phone number.

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And on top of that, Paypal already harvested my phone numbers from vendors who made it compulsory in their order forms.

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How convenient, this SCA (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strong_c). It's a perfect way to extort mobile phone numbers from customers.

And that's why FreeOTP or Fido keys as providers of the additional factor will not get any significant traction beyond corporate use, regardless that SMS is insecure (for example subject to passive monitoring, MitM, or SIM swapping social engineering)

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Fuck. Yes.

RT @ThornwolfArt@twitter.com

“But we’ll have no statues left!”
May I present... 👀

Congratulations, ryan28561, you're the winner of "the most useless response encountered on Stackoverflow today":

stackoverflow.com/questions/59

(BTW, the correct answer is "this happens if DEBUG is set to True. You have to set it to False to avoid this message.")

At last! I figured how much my favourite East Frisian tea brand costs in East Frisia without asking my mom (who'd left me non the wiser but send me a care package instead) Next task: finding a local store that sells the pound packs and not only the 250 g ones that cost almost the same, each.

The best thing about the Anet A8 3D printer is the reset button on the control board...

Kollege heute so: "Scheiß Hamsterkäufe! Man bekommt in der ganzen Stadt keine Hamster mehr!"

Further down the rabbit hole...

process = subprocess.Popen(...)

if stdin:
stdout_stream, stderr_stream = process.communicate(as_bytes(stdin))
else:
stdout_stream = process.stdout.read()
stderr_stream = process.stderr.read()

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Hurrdurrderp...

p = Popen(cmd, stdout=PIPE, stderr=PIPE, shell=shell)
out = p.stdout.read()
err = p.stderr.read()

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Bottled water companies don't produce water, they produce plastic bottles.

*groan* why was the "nomodeset" boot parameter set for the VM? No wonder the QLX driver didn't work.

I rarely post fursuit photos here, but I really like the photo @SquashTFC@twitter.com took of Tashville the coyote at NordicFuzzCon 2019.

Tashville performed by me, costume by Clockwork Creature.

Related, I just ordered yet another set up cabinet keys (with a ventilation key) so I don't have to fetch them from my car if it crosses my mind to bleed the radiators in the middle of the night again. There's also a set in my drawers at work (which I'll need the moment I took them home and forget to bring them back...)

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It wasn't getting warm here any more so I vented the radiators in my flat. Afterwards pressure was down to 100 mbar so I refilled the heating circuit with what must have been five liters of water. Where did all the water go?! I really have to let someone check the pressure valve. But for now it's warm and cozy again!

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