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> We have always, I think, been very careful not to break stuff when going [to dual-stack]. ... And yet with TLS we've just broken shit intentionally in the name of security. In the name of compliance, insurance. We've just moved ahead and said "Sorry, your computer is now done. Good luck."
-- Kevin Blumberg, remarks after the NANOG 83 keynote on #IPv6
youtube.com/watch?v=ixHuSsRsLJ

pivot to video? the thing that killed the radio star?

Use programming-positive language!

🚫 DON'T say "arbitrary code execution vulnerability"

✔️ DO say "surprise extension API"

Only a fraction of servers with log4j will get hacked severely, you don't need any mitigations at all. It's basically the flu.

(stolen elsewhere)

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🚨 log4j RCE 0-day
lunasec.io/docs/blog/log4j-zer
Mitigate by setting log4j2.formatMsgNoLookups to 'true'
2.15.0-rc1 is kinda not vulnerable (has the lookup turned off by default, so same as workaround)

🚨 log4j RCE 0-day
lunasec.io/docs/blog/log4j-zer
Mitigate by setting log4j2.formatMsgNoLookups to 'true'
2.15.0-rc1 is kinda not vulnerable (has the lookup turned off by default, so same as workaround)

"...in this world, it’s either love or money. They don’t both happen at the same time. I don’t know whether I learned it from Russian literature or Mel Tokin or life. But it’s money or love, and I go for love." -- Mel Brooks, interview, November 2021

Since temperature dropped and snow appeared the number of chickadees has multiplied at our feeder.

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We'll be projecting guerrilla art in a prominent location along the Amsterdam Light Festival walking route this winter and are looking for generative artists who wants to display their pieces! DM me for templates and details.

RT of @cakesandcourage on the birdsite:

"a popular myth is that people who are Very Computer have computers that work. nothing could be further from the truth. the Very Computer are capable of generating much more novel and fascinating ways to make computers not fucking work and exercise this capability wantonly"

Take this personality test! What is the name of the paper size that is twice the area of A0? [Poll]

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A nice little Mastodon instance. Mild trolling encouraged (keep it local), but not required. Malicious behaviour is not tolerated. Follow Wheaton's law and you'll be fine.