The UK ICO report into Adtech and real-time bidding concludes that there are significant privacy concerns. Are we surprised? https://ico.org.uk/media/about-the-ico/documents/2615156/adtech-real-time-bidding-report-201906.pdf
Decision by @ICANN@twitter.com: @Amazon@twitter.com wins rights to .amazon GTLD. But of course it does. FFS. https://faelix.link/dotamazon
Feeling fresh after our 13th birthday celebrations last night. And we're looking sharp this morning, even if we do say so ourselves — check out our new website and branding! https://faelix.net/
Happy 13th birthday to us! Celebrating by playing with our new toy: an instant online leased-line quote-o-matic. https://faelix.link/leasedline
Can't help feeling that the only people who know how to run Kubernetes reliably at scale are those who designed it. https://faelix.link/k8saf
The open source zealots were almost right: Microsoft's motto is changing to "embrace, extend, price-hike." https://faelix.link/msftcern
Global survey shows "everybody loves green energy". Yep, us too, so we power 100% of our services with renewables: https://faelix.link/hatecoal
Want 100% less tracking, 100% less regulators, for only 4% of your ad revenue take? Contextual ads win. https://faelix.link/dumbads
UK public is opposed to giving NHS records to multinational data-exploiters. No shit, Sherlock! https://faelix.link/nhsdata
If India bans cryptocurrencies then energy wasted on Bitcoin mining might go down to "only" 5 million US households. https://faelix.link/cryptoindia
Shocked not shocked. https://faelix.link/mi5unlawful
Like normal surfing except without malvertising getting your browser rekt. #pihole #privacy #dns #doh https://www.instagram.com/p/ByNejuMh0Ev/?igshid=1m5b53ddqikk0
Time to deploy all the #DoT #DNScrypt #privacy extensions on our recursive #DNS resolvers: just a few lines in our @SaltStack@twitter.com states, a bit of @firstname.lastname@example.org magic (thanks, @PowerDNS_Bert@twitter.com and @SinodunCom@twitter.com)… and open #DoH DNS-over-HTTPS is ready for service at https://rdns.faelix.net/
When you host with a provider with high charges for extra CPU usage, you could get a surprise in your bill if your website gets hacked.
At Faelix we don't think that punishment works. We believe that #infosec education is a better use of our time and our customers' attention.
We troll bots for a living. This one made 3.7M unsuccessful HTTP requests in 24 hrs, and we responded to each with a js cryptographic challenge, which effectively tarpits the bot by sucking up CPU resources. Expensive, Lambda CPU resources. This guy's AWS bill is going to be nuts
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