here's a marketing image from Hikvision, the world's largest security camera company, that speaks volumes about the brutal simplicity of the techno-surveillance state. han ✅, uyghur ❌https://ipvm.com/reports/hikvision-uyghur
(h/t @CharlesRollet1@twitter.com, a great follow on surveillance tech)
The first Librem 5 smartphones are shipping https://puri.sm/posts/first-librem-5-smartphones-are-shipping/ “This is a big moment, not just for us as a company, but for everyone concerned about issues of privacy, security, and user freedom. The Librem 5 represents years of work, building the software and hardware required to make this phone a reality.” - Todd Weaver, founder and CEO of #Purism #Librem5 #Librem5Aspen #Linux #LinuxPhone #LinuxMobile #GNOME #FOSS
💥 SimJacker #Vulnerability (0-day under active attack)
A new SIM card-based flaw could allow remote attackers to hijack and spy on any phone just by sending an SMS – regardless of which handset the victim is using.
🚨 If you or someone you know runs any LN software, please read this carefully 🚨
We’ve confirmed instances of the CVE being exploited in the wild.
To avoid losing money, upgrade immediately to one of the following versions:
* lnd v0.7.1
* c-lightning v0.7.1
* eclair v0.3.1 https://twitter.com/roasbeef/status/1171447020214579200
The @PINE64 PinePhone is real! Here are some recent videos of it running:
Ubports Ubuntu Touch: https://twitter.com/Mariogrip/status/1169049411231637505
Even better performance to be expected once all these platforms, now at their earliest stage, are optimized enough.
26 years strong! Happy Anniversary! Happy #DebianDay!
Debian celebrates 26 years! https://bits.debian.org/2019/08/debian-turns-26.html
Japanese anime studio Khara moving to #Blender
Banks are reverse ransomware.
Ransomware locks you out of your data and requires a payment to release it.
Banks lock you out of your money and require your private data to release it.
In both cases, there is no guarantee that they will honour their side of the contract, and sometimes, they just don't.
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