The US Department of Justice plans to stop prosecuting good-faith #security #research that would have violated the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA). https://www.vice.com/en/article/v7d9nb/department-of-justice-security-researchers-new-cfaa-policy
Wow, this is HUGE, although this is a decade-long overdue.
Aaron Swartz (RIP) is vindicated once again.
‘Why the “Cool Dictator” of El Salvador Went All-In on Bitcoin
‘Nayib Bukele’s crypto bet wasn’t visionary. It was desperate.’
CVE-2022-1183 has been released for BIND 9.18:
A.A. founder Bill Wilson credited his sobriety to an experience with LSD and even endorsed the drug as a springboard to the "spiritual awakening" thought critical for others in recovery. However, "most AAs were violently opposed to his experimenting wit...
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It's the latest Dispatch from the Church of the Unanswered Question!
Let's discuss the dangers of MWOWM - and how it's worse than we thought. So donate to www.SubGenius.com to thwart the Pinks!
Crypto currency should die in a fire.
"The free and open-source software community is none too keen on closed-source, proprietary code. Back in 2006, for example, OpenBSD lead developer Theo de Raadt criticized blobs – "vendor-compiled binary drivers without any source code" because "they hide bugs and workarounds for bugs." And Linux kernel supremo Linus Torvalds has similarly voiced his disdain for binary-only modules." https://www.theregister.com/2022/05/12/nvidia_gpu_kernel/
just an old tech nerd with an attraction to cheap coffee and breaking into things.
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko