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PSA: Active phishing attack impersonating contacts, DocuSign, Google

I just got an email ostensibly from a contact, asking me to sign a financials document on DocuSign, which linked me to a site asking me to log in to Google. It almost tripped me up (they got my email) except for my handy little browser extension which warned me that there was no https on a password form. In a Google login form, that's obviously not right.

Malicious page (DO NOT log in here):
http://autostockuniversal.com/Development/login2.php
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+The Wrath of Kahn I reported it to Google when it happened. Looks like they've already added it to their blacklist. :)
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This post is currently valued at $8.1k. I am happy. :P
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Hey, friends. I'm posting this for a good friend of mine, who is looking to raise some money to save his dog. You can read the details in the campaign. I'd appreciate anything you can do to help him out.

Thanks :)
My name is Elliott, and this is Moya. Moya lived with us on our farm, herding goats and cows, watching the road, and being that extra bit of help we always needed. Last year we sold our farm, leaving us with a farmless farm dog, though a very adaptable one. She's traveled the central US with u...
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Exactly so. They are both poison.

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They are both poison.
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But choose you MUST
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Coulda been worse. Coulda used e.

But yeah, shoulda been more like sqrt(26.86).
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Wire going fully open source! This is a huge step forward for private online communications.

It also brings us one step closer to my dream of chatting on Wire using the Steem blockchain (see https://steemit.com, the platform that gets soccer moms to generate key pairs, use them without ever sending the private key over the network, and not even know it) as the PKI.

h/t +Alan Lovejoy
 
Encrypted messaging app Wire goes open-source
Interview with Wire CTO and co-founder Alan Duric about open source.
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Fair point.
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Bitcoin.com reports that Coinbase provided documents helpful to the FBI in the takedown of popular torrent indexing…
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They can kiss any potential business of mine goodbye.
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Today I implemented an encrypted channel using mutually-authenticating TLS, but no x.509 and no CAs. Instead, I use a blockchain as the PKI. It works perfectly. I'm really excited about that. :)

The classically hard cryptography problems of trustless PKI and key/certificate/signature revocation are solved.
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Steem Blockchain Market Cap Grows 1015% Over Previous Week

I suspected Steem would go big. But wow. It overtook Ripple for a few minutes, and who knows how long this rise will continue?
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Aaaand it's back above Ripple... Lol
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Why "Automation Destroys Jobs" is a Diseased View of Humanity

The idea that automation destroys jobs, and that this is a bad thing, indicates a paradigmatically flawed view of human nature.
I just encountered a Slashdot article headlined Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce .
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This is capitalism.
 
Yet another simple, effective, innovative, free-market solution to aid those in need. Any enterprise can do this--for any product, any service. And everyone who wants to can be a part of it. No force required. Voluntary solutions to the problems we face: they work, and they don't create more problems along the way. ❤

#TheMoreYouKnow
#ImJustSayin
#WellSomebodyHadToSayIt
#GoogleVoluntaryism

Via +Michael Pilar

http://www.upworthy.com/a-customer-walked-into-his-pizza-shop-and-changed-philadelphia-with-1-and-a-single-post-it-note
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yup, capitalism done right.
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I am a servant of Truth. My work is to empower all individuals to be free by helping them find Truth.
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  • BitShares
    Software Developer, 2013 - 2014
    Frontend, Backend and Middleware developer for the bitshares toolkit
  • Follow My Vote
    CTO, 2014 - present
    I oversee development of open source, end-to-end verifiable online voting software, for everything from proxy voting to customer polling to political elections. This work is my effort to create tools to enable voluntary societies to thrive.
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Nathan is dedicated to creating applications which empower individuals to shape a better world for themselves and others.
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Christian, Linux guru, programmer, all around geek.
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Nice, quiet shop. The guy was very friendly and helpful. The place was clean and well organized. Would happily go again.
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reviewed 2 months ago
Good, friendly and helpful service at an entirety reasonable price.
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago
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I came with a couple friends and had a burger. The food was great, the waitress was good and I liked the ambiance. I particularly appreciated that the table had grinders for the salt and pepper instead of shakers. Fresh ground pepper is just so much better, hahaha.
Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago