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Beni Grind

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Beni Grind
  
Getting some #coding done while listening to #Sólstafir - that's so much more relaxed than the whole airport atmosphere with their security checks and everything...
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I love overnight trains. Right now I'm on board of one to Berlin.
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Open letter from Andrew Tanenbaum to Intel regarding the use of Minix in the IME.

http://www.cs.vu.nl/~ast/intel/
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I just upgraded #cwm on my #Slackware box to the version from OpenBSD 6.2. Sadly they changed how tiling works. Now there isn't a way to tile two windows differently than splitting the screen in exactly two halves. Additionally they changed pretty much every keyword in the config file.  :-(
Andrew Manning
  
The innumerable woes of the computer nerd...
Andrew Manning
  
Speaking of computer nerds, do you still use Scuttlebutt?
Beni Grind
  
@Andrew Manning I lost the harddrive of one machine and lost my private key. That's why I had to set up a new identity. I only installed it on my new machine recently. It still feels very clunky and power hungry.
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Listening to Abandon All Life by Nails #grindcore

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Mike MacgirvinMike Macgirvin schrieb den folgenden Beitrag Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:18:24 +0100
Notice how the description of "good design" involves authentication and access control.

Blockchains Considered Harmful: Is Brute-Force Processing Replacing Good Design?

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Emerging cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have reached market capitalizations in the billions of U.S. dollars and transactions volumes in the hundreds of millions of U.S. dollars per …
Beni Grind
  
This was my office for one hour today...

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Listening to the DEFCON 2013 soundtrack

DEF CON 21: The Official Soundtrack, by Various Artists

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NullSpaceOddity
  
Some of the track names are highly amusing.
Beni Grind
  
If this is as bad as they claim we are very lucky that all wifi routers in the world are regularly upgraded and everyone will patch this in no time....

KRACK Attacks: Breaking WPA2

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This website presents the Key Reinstallation Attack (KRACK). It breaks the WPA2 protocol by forcing nonce reuse in encryption algorithms used by Wi-Fi.


Severe flaw in WPA2 protocol leaves Wi-Fi traffic open to eavesdropping
KRACK attack allows other nasties, including connection hijacking and malicious injection.
Maria Karlsen
  
My router is so old I should probably have replaced it long ago. The advantage is it has no wifi...
Michael
  
Our main attack is against the 4-way handshake, and does not exploit access points, but instead targets clients. So it might be that your router does not require security updates. We strongly advise you to contact your vendor for more details. In general though, you can try to mitigate attacks against routers and access points by disabling client functionality (which is for example used in repeater modes) and disabling 802.11r (fast roaming). For ordinary home users, your priority should be updating clients such as laptops and smartphones.
Beni Grind
  
@Michael thanks for pointing this out, I read this too, after my post.

I spotted this post on Mastodon just this moment: https://mastodon.social/@stsp/98837563531323569
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I started reading this book. It's postapocalyptic fiction about a world were cars don't work anymore and messages are delivered by bicycle messengers. Sounds like the perfect book for me. There are some things that appear very constructed and not quite logical but all in all I quite enjoy it.

Northern Tier: A Novel, an Ebook by David Axel Kurtz

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The desperate ride of a bicycle courier across the ruins of America.
Maria Karlsen
  
Sounds interesting:-)
groovehunter
  
yes and I tried to read a bit, unfortunately there are quite a high percentage of words I cannot sense the right meaning, so it is not that much fun it could be. Story abstract sounds interesting!
Beni Grind
  
@groovehunter what are these words?
Beni Grind
  
The Open Source ecosystem: the forgotten victim of EU copyright reform - OpenForum Europe

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EU copyright reform is on track to inadvertently undermine Europe’s open source ecosystem. As European lawmakers in Brussels prepare to vote, Open Forum Europe and the Free Software Foundation Europe call for developers and internet users to action. We need to draw attention to a proposal that will undermine the fundamentals of Open Source and collaborative development. Today we are launching our SAVE CODE SHARE platform and are calling for lawmakers to fundamentally rethink  Article 13 of the EU Copyright Reform to protect  Free and Open Source Software. KDE, GitHub, OpenUK, Open Knowledge International and 4000 more companies, organisations and Read More
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How do we know that EU copyright reform undermining Europe’s open source ecosystem is inadvertent?
Beni Grind
  
We also got a Dyson hoover which goes by the name of #Motorhead...

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We received a #blackbox as a present containing only black stuff....

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Sean TilleySean Tilley schrieb den folgenden Beitrag Sat, 23 Sep 2017 22:20:14 +0200
A quick guide to the Free Network
Just wrote a little bit about The Fediverse, The Federation, and their possible future together. #federation

A quick guide to The Free Network – We Distribute – Medium

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Behind the complicated history of two supernetworks, and their potential future.


URL for OStatus: https://medium.com/we-distribute/a-quick-guide-to-the-free-network-c069309f334
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thank you for sharing. I didn't follow @Sean Tilley  This article is very well explained.

I learn one thing in this shema : PostActiv has something more than Gnusocial untill now I considered it as almost the same
Beni Grind
  
Apparently there are proper #Grindcore / #Hardcore bands in Iceland.

xGADDAVÍRx - Lífið er refsing [2017]

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xGADDAVÍRx - hardcore punk band from Iceland https://xgaddavirx.bandcamp.com/album/l-fi-er-refsing Tracklist: 1.Kýldur 2.Harðir Tímar Kalla á Hart Áfengi 3.S...
elmussol
  
From the amount of music that comes from Iceland, I think the whole population is in at least two bands.
Beni Grind
  
@elmussol I think that's pretty close to the truth.
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Listening to #YTCracker on the the train home. Honestly I don't think it's healthy to to listen to too much hip hop. I might need some cleansing #Grindcore after this...
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IProbably nobody noticed this but grindcore.ch was IPv6 only for one night. Somehow the PF rules didn't come up cleanly after the upgrade to #FreeBSD 11.1.
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Does it? It's probably because it's running on a (mostly) dedicated box and I'm pretty much the only user on it.
h.ear.t | tobias
  
Oh Yeah!
Just visited your profile. Smokin' hot fast. The fastest Hubzilla I have ever seen so far.
Beni Grind
  
@tobias to me it usually feels quite sluggish. Maybe that's only because I never post anything. I never do any server maintenance apart from upgrading the system.
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Steffen K9Steffen K9 schrieb den folgenden Beitrag Sat, 09 Sep 2017 10:11:36 +0200
This lock is flexible, lightweight and strong. Hmm. And Christmas is coming...

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Products · tex—lock
#bicycle #lock #fahrrad #schloss
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Disabling Intel ME 11 via undocumented mode

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Our team of Positive Technologies researchers has delved deep into the internal architecture of Intel Management Engine (ME) 11, reveali...
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@grmpyoldman I tried to follow you from my #Hubzilla instance. I see your posts. Apparently the exchange is one-directional as you ask for @notnavigium