Adblocking isn't unethical. Covering your website in trackers, spying on users, and compromising their security to make a buck is.

#Mastodon v2.6.3:

github.com/tootsuite/mastodon/

Another backport. There is an important performance fix that was missing in 2.6.2 and some smaller fixes.

Hacker Public Radio
Your ideas, projects, opinions - podcasted.

hackerpublicradio.org

Older, non-commercially available video games that require servers to play should not be illegal to preserve. Many thanks to @TheMADE and others who fought to expand the DMCA exemptions for video game archivists this year. eff.org/deeplinks/2018/11/expa

The Software Freedom Law Center provides pro-bono legal services to developers of Free, Libre, and Open Source Software.

softwarefreedom.org

Apple's "secure boot" in the 2018 macbook pro is more aptly called restricted boot. It prevents GNU/Linux from accessing the laptop's ssd drive. We've been warning about these kinds of restrictions since Microsoft
initially adopted them: https://u.fsf.org/2po

I made a new blog post! In this one I found a privilege escalation vulnerability in gVisor, an interesting container sandboxing technology created by Google:

justi.cz/security/2018/11/14/g

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