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An animal rescue in Montluçon, France is using PeerTube to host videos of the animals available for adoption 😎

peertube.mastodon.host/videos/

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Bad news: 'Unblockable' web trackers emerge. Good news: Firefox with uBlock Origin can stop it. Chrome, not so much • The Register - theregister.co.uk/2019/11/21/u

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Google employees are accusing the company’s leadership of developing an internal surveillance tool that they believe will be used to monitor workers’ attempts to organize protests and discuss labor rights.

bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

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PSA: Mobile app support is disabled on some instances due to an auth flow bug.

It's possible to bypass two factor authentication using the OAuth APIs. While the login attempts are rate-limited, we are working to fix the bug so instances can re-enable mobile app support!

#pixelfed

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We create online accounts all the time, but how many do we ever delete? 🔓

Since each new account leaves us vulnerable to , here’s @somenerdliam’s simple advice for cleaning up your online footprint (via @lornagoulden)

d3e.co/od

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NordVPN breach was worse than I thought.

'TechCrunch took NordVPN to task on the somewhat dismissive tone of its breach disclosure, noting that the company suffered a significant breach that went undetected for more than a year.

Kenneth White, director of the Open Crypto Audit Project, said on Twitter that based on the dumped Pastebin logs detailing the extent of the intrusion, “the attacker had full remote admin on their Finland node containers.” '

krebsonsecurity.com/2019/10/av

I wrote an e-mail to to ask them to detele my account and they ignore my request. They only responded to a brief mention of the fact that I wasn't notified via e-mail about this hack, but ignored the clearly requested account deletion. I will persevere.

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: "We failed by contracting an unreliable server provider and should have done better to ensure the security of our customers."

: "[...] said it became aware of the breach in May due to the company's ongoing lawsuit over an alleged blackmail attempt from NordVPN over how it found TorGuard server configuration files on the internet."

: "did not immediately respond to a request for comment."

pcmag.com/news/371439/nordvpn-

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In transit in IST new airport, Turkey. VPNs don't work here and I don't have time to look for a way around it. Dark times.

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