Howdy.. we're looking to do some testing of our network but need help..

If you have a NIX based machine, and open to running a quick terminal command.. it'd go a long way to better understanding how performant things are..

Would you be open to helping out?

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CleanBrowsing Anycast Network is growing.

4 new additional cities added:

-New Orleans (USA)
-Phoenix (USA)
-Mexico City (MX)
-Stockholm (SE)

Making CleanBrowsing faster and more resilient to everyone (69 PoPs).

hey @dcid look at what I built.. want to create an account?

<silence>

Danny: Created an account...

<woohooo.. I go to check>

select count(*) from table;
+----------+
| count(*) |
+----------+
| 12687 |
+----------+

Sigh...

So @dcid and I are having a debate at the moment.. a very heated one..

Context:

We pushed out the documentation for API's recently and on the page I wrote: "Application Programming Interface (API)"

This led to a multi-day debate and argument on who spells out API... thoughts? It's ok to tell Daniel he is wrong, he is strong..

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T-Mobile: Breach Exposed SSN/DOB of 40M+ People.

T-Mobile warned Monday that a data breach has exposed the names, date of birth, Social Security number and driver's license/ID information of more than 40 million current, former or prospective customers. The acknowledgment came less than 48 hours after millions of the stolen T-Mobile customer re...
krebsonsecurity.com/?p=56638

Some thoughts on why organizations that care about creating family friendly networks should care about ?utm_source=mastodon&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=cb-encrypteddns-whyitmatters

It awesome to participate in this past weekends SDNS://2021 event.. here is a video of my talk... it focuses on the effects our encrypted DNS implementation strategies are having on an underrepresented user base - children, their parents, and those organizations tasked with creating family friendly environments youtube.com/watch?v=_Xo5t3dF-x

“Apple believes its new system is an advancement in privacy that will enable a more private world…”

Got it…

arstechnica.com/tech-policy/20

Today is the day we get to celebrate 10 years of encrypted DNS with DNSCrypt..

If that's your jam, come join us and enjoy some great sessions..

sdns2021.dnscrypt.info/

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The sdns://2021 is an informal online conference focused on DNS privacy technologies, and an opportunity to celebrate 10 years of DNS privacy improvements.

@tony will be talking about "The negative effects of encrypted DNS on families". Should be fun.

Join live tomorrow here:

youtube.com/watch?v=X75gksX7-e

Full event details:

sdns2021.dnscrypt.info/

Nothing is more frustrating than copy / pasting from Linux in a Windows environment..

Sorry.. meant hextet.. not octet.. that's how angry I was.. hahaha..

For context:

IPv4 (4 octet)
IPv6 (8 hextets)

Side note, carry on...

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One day I'm going to cross paths with these insensitive router UI/UX folks and we're going to exchange some very strong words.. a box for each octent in IPv6.. and no support for truncated values.. why.. why would you do this...

DNS matters ... here is a song to help bring that point home.. seems like an appropriate time to share this..

soundcloud.com/ryan-flowers-91

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IMPORTANT: We're seeing a large scale attempt to bulk-register bot accounts across the public Matrix network (including captcha bypass) in order to perform spam flood attacks. If you're running a public homeserver please disable open registration, or require email for signups.

Great example of how things built for good can be used for bad, and how misconfigurations and poorly designed validations can lead to catastrophic results... 9to5mac.com/2021/06/29/linkedi

Put some thoughts to virtual parchment on how I approach security with web applications..

It's less about the tools, and more about what a bad actors needs to be successful..

noc.org/2021/06/28/securing-wo

Don’t even know why I’m ever surprised anymore..

Ads embedded in the authentication flow for Google.. using the authentication method they force on you, overriding other choices you made..

Lovely

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