GnuPG — "SKS Keyserver Network Under Attack":
"If you fetch a poisoned certificate from the keyserver network, you will break your GnuPG installation."
"High-risk users should stop using the keyserver network immediately."
tfw you've been tasked with writing the obituary for someone who, by all accounts, was just a total and utter turd in human skin
Was talking about Mastodon with an old-school sysadmin guy. We reached the realization that defederating from instances with no/bad moderation is essentially the same thing as blocking open relays back when you ran your own email server: open relays always end up getting used for spam, you block 'em to protect your users.
Email was and still is the first federated social network, so it already faced a lot of the same problems; we should study its solutions (and its failures).
Critically and commercially acclaimed director Shinichiro Watanabe on colorism in the Japanese anime industry and the importance of diversity and genuine care in creating art.
Friendly Neighbourhood Sysadmin.
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