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A lawsuit filed against the creator of the “Shitty Media Men" list exemplifies how individuals often misuse the court system to unmask anonymous speakers and chill their speech.

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My neighbors wanted to throw away a Desktop PC in perfect condition, a Packard Bell iMedia S1800 with Windows 10. Their daughter complained it was too slow. I installed MATE giving the PC a new life and didn’t let it become .

If you want to read more:

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Guys, guys! and girls, and NBs, and everything else under the sun! Check this out :3 Want to introduce someone to Linux? Have them visit! @aviwad made this so go give him kudos!

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Have a #WDMyCloud? Would be wise to disconnect it from internet until WD provides an update.

Authentication bypass vulnerability was found - more than a year ago.
Private cloud is great, but #privacy does not exist without #security!

Stay up to date.

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Firefox is removing RSS features, but defaults to allowing third-party cookies.

Firefox, your priorities are wrong.

Remove the old RSS code, make it new. Block third-party cookies.

Or drop RSS like it was gopher+, and block third-party cookies.

Or ignore everything I've said and block third-party cookies.

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Mastodon has seen some amazing growth in the last 2 years. Here's hoping for much more in the next 2!

I love the fact @Tutanota also posts on mastodon. ProtonMail where you at? :)

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Enjoying playing around with haiku os so far. Probably wouldn’t have heard of it outside of fosstodon. :) Need to do a bit more reading

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If you half an hour to spare listen to this podcast of the damaging effects of technology on democracy, instant gratification and tribalism.

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A win for #privacy: Businesses in #Denmark must protect sensitive personal data in emails with end-to-end encryption starting January 1, 2019: #GDPR #PrivacyWin #privatebydefault

Great breakdown and explanation.

The Illustrated TLS Connection

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Want to know how we keep your data #secure? Check out the case study about our Security Bug Bounty program. Yes, YOU too can earn up to $5000, keeping tens of millions of #nextcloud users safe!

Do you donate to companies or individuals that provide you a free service that you use frequently?

Which services? Why/Why not?
Just curious.

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It’s been a week or so, guess I’ll do an

I am a dad, solo sysadmin/it manager, and part time infosec specialist (if you guessed how, you’d probably be right). Big fan of linux/unix for the past 12 years or so, but have been tinkering with computers, trying to break things, and lurking the interwebs since the early 90s.

Over the last couple years I’ve become a more outspoken privacy advocate, have done a few trainings, written a few things.
Really enjoying this community.

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Looking for some suggestions, I have issues with both of my arms/hands and cannot type at times. I just moved over to Fedora from Debian and I'm looking for voice rec & control software or other ideas if you have them. Running KDE as my desktop, wouldn't think it would make a difference but who knows. Thanks!

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