Decentralized systems' far better track record than centralized services on these goals must be very frustrating if you run such a centralized service but attacking bizarre straw men is not useful. Imagine if the over 50 million dollars funding Signal had gone towards polishing a distributed messenger....
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Interesting read : The real motivation behind #systemd https://www.unixsheikh.com/articles/the-real-motivation-behind-systemd.html
Après des années de bons et loyaux services, nos bridges #Matrix-IRC hérités de notre serveur ZNC seront désactivés vers les réseaux EpikNet et Quakenet ce jeudi 16/0, faute d'utilisateurs.
Notre bridge vers le réseau OnlineGamesNet restera actif pour le moment.
~Open Source Security Tool of the Day~
BLAKE3 is a cryptographic hash function that is:
Much faster than MD5, SHA-1, SHA-2, SHA-3, and BLAKE2.
Secure, unlike MD5 and SHA-1. And secure against length extension, unlike SHA-2.
Highly parallelizable across any number of threads and SIMD lanes, because it's a Merkle tree on the inside.
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The Devil has many faces
The city of #Bern wants to keep Google and Microsoft out of their schools! 🎆
Schools are experimenting with Collabora (Nexcloud), Kolab, Mahara, Mattermost and Moodle. ❤️
Some, of course, complain for the minor incompatibilities, e.g., with MS Word, but they should blame themselves for not having used Open-Standards in the first place!
Full article (in German only):
If you know other cities running similar initiatives please reply.
“Hey EFF, can you recommend a specific VPN?”
No, but here’s a new lesson plan on how to talk about VPNs (and why it’s hard to recommend a specific one) from the Security Education Companion. https://sec.eff.org/topics/VPN