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Anonymous 01/17/2018 (Wed) 22:51:57 [Preview] No. 12217 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
What's your excuse for not writing and using your own mini gpg clone using https://github.com/jedisct1/libhydrogen ?
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Anonymous 01/20/2018 (Sat) 16:46:46 [Preview] No.12251 del
>>12237
>The Cryptol specification language was designed by Galois for the NSA's Trusted Systems Research Group as a public standard for specifying cryptographic algorithms.
?


Anonymous 01/21/2018 (Sun) 15:23:07 [Preview] No.12255 del
>>12251
Just because it's designed for NSA doesn't mean it's bad. Actually, many protocols we use today was designed by, or helped, NSA, such as IPsec and TLS.
What I meant was that, if you want to create a crypto library, you need a proof that it works as specified.


Anonymous 01/22/2018 (Mon) 19:17:40 [Preview] No.12263 del
>>12255
>Just because it's designed for NSA doesn't mean it's bad. Actually, many protocols we use today was designed by, or helped, NSA, such as IPsec and TLS.
I know you probably weren't jewing me and that you're honest but it felt like it. It's made by the guy who made libsodium, and I rike it. I was posting it here so it gains some attention.


Anonymous 01/22/2018 (Mon) 19:54:33 [Preview] No.12264 del
Is it compatible with SystemD?


Anonymous 01/28/2018 (Sun) 21:11:13 [Preview] No.12306 del
>>12217
not even clicking link
it just sounds like another stupid hyped crypto library. i could just write the crypto myself



Interesting google searches Anonymous 12/29/2017 (Fri) 09:56:01 [Preview] No. 12099 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
From funny to obvious brain washing, list them here.

Google Images:
"Jewish Piano"
"European people history"

Google Search:
"middle east evil" reclick search box for suggestions after search

Youtube search suggestions:
"how to have" recently removed https://news.slashdot.org/story/17/11/27/1314213/youtubes-search-autofill-surfaced-disturbing-child-sex-results
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Anonymous 01/02/2018 (Tue) 00:14:20 [Preview] No.12128 del
>>12127
Looks like some retards never learn.


Anonymous 01/03/2018 (Wed) 18:28:26 [Preview] No.12157 del
>>12128
Dude, look. There are literally 5 people on Endchan as a whole this second. This isn't "major" in any way.


Anonymous 01/09/2018 (Tue) 18:51:17 [Preview] No.12178 del
>>12157
unless somebody VERY important browses here, they seem to be looking for somebody specifically, and they must be looking for him/her on every site that ends with "chan"


Anonymous 01/19/2018 (Fri) 05:56:21 [Preview] No.12241 del
>>12099
white couple


Anonymous 01/19/2018 (Fri) 10:01:30 [Preview] No.12243 del
>>12241
fuuuuuuck, that's a bad one, thanks



Acoustic Denial of Service Attacks on HDDs Anonymous 01/16/2018 (Tue) 09:50:15 [Preview] No. 12202 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
TL;DR: researchers can crash devices with magnetic drives from just under a meter away using sound waves.

Might be relevant to your interests, /tech/


Anonymous 01/16/2018 (Tue) 10:55:23 [Preview] No.12203 del
It's just finding the resonance frequency to vibrate the plates so the needle doesn't read or write properly? I like the idea of using it to disrupt CCTV recording.


Anonymous 01/16/2018 (Tue) 20:58:01 [Preview] No.12207 del
Thanks. It's already on the list (added some months ago): http://hjvx7xg3n4ejezmh.onion/



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It's a Libre Vidya general thread! Anonymous 01/14/2018 (Sun) 18:52:49 [Preview] No. 12189 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Post some free software video games and general discussion.
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Anonymous 01/15/2018 (Mon) 21:43:36 [Preview] No.12197 del
>>12194
Are you talking about this?
https://github.com/tesseract-ocr/tesseract
Considering the last commit was about 5 days ago I don't think it's dead.


Anonymous 01/16/2018 (Tue) 09:36:21 [Preview] No.12199 del
>>12197
No, not the development. There hasn't been anyone in the servers for years.


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Anonymous 01/16/2018 (Tue) 11:49:52 [Preview] No.12204 del
Anyone tried this game? Had never heard of it until the other day.
https://duion.com/games/uebergame/main


Anonymous 01/16/2018 (Tue) 15:36:23 [Preview] No.12205 del
Latest update to Voyager: Elite Force was added today.
https://last-outpost.net/forum/index.php/topic,9656.0.html



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FBI chief calls unbreakable encryption 'urgent public safety issue' Anonymous 01/10/2018 (Wed) 01:34:09 [Preview] No. 12180 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
>FBI chief calls unbreakable encryption 'urgent public safety issue'
>unbreakable encryption
>mobile phone
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-cyber-fbi/fbi-chief-calls-unbreakable-encryption-urgent-public-safety-issue-idUSKBN1EY1S7

The baits.
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Anonymous 01/10/2018 (Wed) 23:59:03 [Preview] No.12184 del
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>>12183
They're telling you to write to your representative. Not saying you'll succeed or have an impact though.
There are also other methods such as contributing to projects that hinder attempts of mass surveillance in your country/state.
Or getting your family to use instant messaging clients with good encryption.


Anonymous 01/11/2018 (Thu) 00:35:51 [Preview] No.12185 del
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>>12184
>They're telling you to write to your representative.
Don't work, conglomerates have too much money.
>projects that hinder attempts of mass surveillance
Don't work, no one gives a shit about privacy anymore, they just follow the bandwagon and no pretty sheep is allowed to criticize.
>Or getting your family to use instant messaging clients with good encryption.
Never worked. They just use whatever the other people is using. I've tried so fucking many times that it's not even fun anymore (I suggested not some obscure software, but Signal, that has fancy interface and all - not once they installed it).

Something must happen and I think it's close (~2022), unfortunatelly.


Anonymous 01/11/2018 (Thu) 23:25:53 [Preview] No.12186 del
>>12185
>NOPE! It's all fucked, no hope in trying anymore.
Try harder.


Anonymous 01/12/2018 (Fri) 06:27:41 [Preview] No.12187 del
>>12186 not 12185,
but what have you succeeded on?

You are dealing with a social problem you cannot fix.
FBI here is admitting encryption and good OPSEC actually work,
But if your family, and society as a whole, does not want either,
what are you left with?

I'm ignoring OP, and several respondents here who clearly read NSA's ANT Catalog,
and know clearly how NSA bypasses encryption by fuzzing Qualcomm chips worldwide[1].
NVM LTE is designed top to bottom to dox everyone in the planet (which is why
Snowden is COINTEL).

So tell me, what should I try?

[1]https://web.archive.org/web/20170130091614/http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2016/08/08/bug-leaves-900-million-android-devices-vulnerable-to-attack/


Anonymous 01/12/2018 (Fri) 07:37:01 [Preview] No.12188 del
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>>12182
> countries
> a fucking federal state over a half a continent
> "lol just leave"
just be honest and tell people to change it or fucking change it like ANTIFA does



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Anonymous 08/08/2017 (Tue) 13:05:04 [Preview] No. 10603 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
There seem to be a lot of privacy conscious people on this board.
Provided we can actually find a way to communicate, would anyone be interested in making our own alternative to privacytools.io ?
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Anonymous 08/15/2017 (Tue) 03:21:23 [Preview] No. 10724 del
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>>10719

>I'm what you call "unangstfag" and also who 'designed' the html and all the information in it,

Well, like I said, it's an improvement over the previous version. It looks nice. Good job.

>since no one here is interested in contribute but, instead, talk shit.

Sometimes talking shit _is_ contributing. It is when I do it, anyway; my shit talking is (almost) never pointless.

Nonetheless, as a gesture of goodwill, I will read over the list again and attempt to make a more traditional contribution to the list.

>>10721

>why does it have to be a website?

I can't speak for the guy who started it or for Unangstfag, but I would suggest the following:

Message too long. Click here to view full text.



Anonymous 08/15/2017 (Tue) 06:20:37 [Preview] No. 10726 del
>>10724
good point
>.html is just .txt with markup
>hosting pastebin is just bloat over .txt
Oh. I really should have known that. Maybe I shouldn't be an Ideas Guy™ if I'm not a webdev person and I haven't slept much. I'll be off to check my ego.


Anonymous 08/16/2017 (Wed) 05:05:59 [Preview] No. 10738 del
>>10713 (me)
The Endwall folk is out? I wanted to start the flamewar on other imageboards already...
Any alternatives on how we can host it? Maybe ask odilitime to create a /tech/tools.html ?


Anonymous 01/09/2018 (Tue) 12:47:17 [Preview] No.12177 del
Stop hiding your data



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Anonymous 11/27/2017 (Mon) 14:59:29 [Preview] No. 11803 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Is this the true power of technology TM ?
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Anonymous 12/18/2017 (Mon) 02:25:59 [Preview] No.11988 del
>>11811
>This reads as the story of a shitty persona slut and her beta cuck provider.
B-b-but Anon she suffered abuse during her childhood!


Anonymous 12/28/2017 (Thu) 06:28:32 [Preview] No.12092 del
>>11805
looks like there isn't a place on the world without brainwashed retards like you


Anonymous 12/30/2017 (Sat) 01:51:31 [Preview] No.12113 del
>>11811
Pretty much /thread.


Anonymous 01/08/2018 (Mon) 16:08:02 [Preview] No.12173 del
> browsing Reddit news





Anonymous 01/03/2018 (Wed) 19:29:50 [Preview] No.12158 del
Maybe some guy some day invents a way to cache public web page data like layout, css, scripts and content, but the private data will be still strictly passed between core server and user cryptographically signed end-to-end.
On the other hand, should we trust VPS hostings, it's a clear MiTM between website admin and users after all. After all it's one more nail into TCP/IP coffin.



ideas for saving /tech/ general Anonymous 10/16/2017 (Mon) 07:26:55 [Preview] No. 11561 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
We're about halfway through October and about two weeks out from our most esteemed /tech/nician's autistic tantrum over on /operate/:

>>>/operate/7122 it's good reading, he came in with a balloon knot and left with a rectum that you could park a utility van in

so it seems like a good time to reassess the state of the board.

Since October 1st, there have been 0.6 original posts per day on /tech/. I use the term "original" with some reservation, as some of them are just verbatim reposts from 8/tech/. There have been an average of 8.13 replies per day, but most of them were one-line comments or barbs without substance, or memes, or corrections to a previous post. We're averaging about 1 substantive reply per day. Two on a good day. I didn't feel like digging into the numbers any further, but it's my impression that these averages don't even reflect how dire the situation is, as there was a burst of activity at the beginning of the month that has tapered off significantly.

/tech/ is not dead, but it's on life support, and, ironically, none of its denizens seems to know how to service the life support machine.

It would be a shame for this alternative to pigchan and Hiroshima's /g/ to wither through neglect.

Let's brainstorm ideas for keeping this place alive.
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Anonymous 12/31/2017 (Sun) 12:06:06 [Preview] No.12119 del
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>>12118
>We need better education
/tech/ academy? Sounds like a fun idea. Pic related could be a logo.


Anonymous 12/31/2017 (Sun) 13:17:41 [Preview] No.12120 del
>>11102340
I like that idea.


Anonymous 01/01/2018 (Mon) 22:31:55 [Preview] No.12126 del
>>12119
>>12118
>better education
>/tech/ academy
That's supposed to be the wiki, but unfortunately most threads on installgentoo wiki in the sticky are outdated or on shit like e cigarettes. The best solution to getting new users familiar with this place would be to have a proper resource for new posters. Back on 4/g/ and almost all of the boards on 4chan with a sticky/wiki, anons will just dismiss all threads looking for newcomer advice with "read the sticky lol" while the wiki itself is outdated and shitty at parts.

Tldr: one possible way to generate new users and stop SOME shit threads is just to have an actually good resource that isn't filled with infographics from 2013. Genuinely good threads will come from experienced users of course, but no new good users will come about if all they see articles that were last edited several years ago. I would just recommend making more infographics/verticals those are the easiest to use in threads


Anonymous 01/02/2018 (Tue) 14:21:54 [Preview] No.12147 del
>>12118
TBH lainchan became shit long LONG time ago (around the time fags on IRC started saying that lainchan is some anarcho communist ground)
From then lainchan was flooded with whiny "let's talk about my life problems but not actually do anything about them" faggots.

It was only a matter of time that style of discussion would transfer into the tech discussions, the lowest fucking common denominator people


Anonymous 01/03/2018 (Wed) 04:37:40 [Preview] No.12155 del
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>>12126
I think we should have a thread on improving the wiki here. We could just list various articles that either need to be written or updated, and compile a list of revisions and additions that should be added.

Something I have noticed many people talking about is the lack of expertise/knowledge in the posters. I think it is partially due to being on an anonymous imageboard and not knowing who you’re talking to, or more importantly what they know. People often change how they talk given their audiences level of experience and knowledge in a field. When there is a mismatch, either something seeming too obtuse or lacking in interest or insight, people tend to lose interest.
Of course one solution to that is having some sort of standard of knowledge that can’t be enforced but is expected (like knowing how to install linux, having watched an anime if you’re on /a/, etc.). Then comes the problem of what I might call elitism, which is when the standard alienates too many people. This problem is compounded when you’re board covers multiple subjects, so everyone is expected to know a lot in systems programming, cryptography, electronics, etc. So the people who are experienced with working with micro-controllers for example think this board is lacking because most people do not have the same level of background in their field.
As much as a diversity of backgrounds might be a problem, more users might fix this. At least then they have someone else to talk to, even if most people can’t keep up with them. On the other hand, making sure people have some level of knowledge standard, as was mentioned before, might ameliorate big werdz the lacking board discussion since it could reduce the number of low quality posts.

There are more issues, such as politics clouding up discussion, as well as not citing your sources, but there are other posts for that.



Anyone want to talk about programming on an open source voip client?

Address: mumble-us.cleanvoice.ru 50688

Current discussion: Python / Bash / Node / Networking

Try to ignore the few /v/ users
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Anonymous 07/20/2017 (Thu) 07:19:55 [Preview] No. 10451 del
How does it compare to aaathatsthreeas?


Anonymous 01/02/2018 (Tue) 08:54:36 [Preview] No.12144 del
>>10451
its not full of gays
Stop bumping threads like this


Anonymous 01/02/2018 (Tue) 14:17:38 [Preview] No.12146 del
>software as a service
>voluntarily submitting your voice samples to FSB servers
hmmmmm, I wonder who might be behind this?


Anonymous 01/02/2018 (Tue) 21:04:00 [Preview] No.12150 del
ZRTP on Briar... when?


Anonymous 01/03/2018 (Wed) 04:24:34 [Preview] No.12154 del
>>12144
>replying to a 6 month old post
>knowing aaathats3as is full of gays
Faggot confirmed.