Support for v2 onion services will be removed from SecureDrop in February 2021. Journalists and admins, if you see this warning when accessing your SecureDrop, it's time to migrate to v3 onion services:
PrivacyTools’s PeerTube instance is online! Create an account, kick back, and enjoy some @techlore content 😆 https://tube.privacytools.io/videos/watch/playlist/f35eaa03-867d-4062-996e-1c812be87f74?videoId=cc0871d9-4e46-42d7-bce1-d13a24b077c9
Yikes, a scary email phishing attempt for this person’s GitHub credentials. Shows how using a browser web extension for your password manager can help detect this by its autofilling.
Very proud of the decision by @Tutanota to be no longer listed on the copperhead OS webpage once they heard about the history of the company. I wish more companies were vigilant like this. Way to go guys!
@switchingsoftware have you thought about listing graphene os next to lineage os on your site, its a security focused android rom which is open source :)
PrivacyTools has updated their DNS page to the new card style!
If you are looking for a DNS providers, this page has all the resources you need:
Monthly review, May 2020:
– news: attacks on hardware, Permissions Policy
– tip: auto-mounting a secondary LUKS-protected disk
– internal: 2020 spring cleaning
"Normal web browsing is easy with Tor... once you're in, you can use Tor just as you would any other browser."
Pretty bold move 😆
Read ‘Why you don’t need a VPN’ - the first post in our blog series ‘VPN Worst Practices’. It covers misleading marketing messages and common misconceptions on what VPNs are useful for. https://www.ivpn.net/blog/why-you-dont-need-a-vpn/
Looks like MySudo is finally available for Android:
@matrix ive been verifying multiple people today, and while its a bit on the slow side sometimes, it works really solid and straight forward, great work, you have my compliments :).
@matrix any idea when the riotX update with cross signing will land on fdroid?
Great security news: We are currently working on enabling MTA-STS for custom domains in Tutanota. Thanks to #LetsEncrypt, you will only have to add two DNS entries - everything else will be handled by us. 😀🎉
Riot Web/Desktop 1.6 + RiotX Android 0.19 + Riot iOS 0.11 IS HERE!!! E2E Encryption by default, Cross-signing & QR-codes for Device Verification, All New E2EE UI/UX + SO MUCH MORE making this our biggest release EVER! E2E will never be the same again 🎉🚀🍾https://blog.riot.im/e2e-encryption-by-default-cross-signing-is-here/
Localization co-leader Qubes OS project
Editor-in-chief at privacytools.io