Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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October 15th, 2013

MT @BlogsofWarTech: Yahoo promises encryption as NSA email, IM contacts collection exposed. ow.ly/2AJUhg [Horse, stable door etc.]

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@ApostrophePong Well, in the US it’d be an outrage. In Australia, if on film or TV, rated M, I’d say. I’m not expert. classification.gov.au/Guidelines/Pag…

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wonderlandblog BBCWW new store will sell shows immediately after the catch up period is expired. Globally, via the online store.

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RT @noisymime: Wait, you can put unicode into SSIDs??! Let the mayhem begin! [But will the client or management software cope? Oh. I see.]

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@JonoH I don’t think we should read too much into the relative proportions of one day completely out of context.

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And immediately after typing that, I reach for Google Calendar to tell you, and them, and everyone, where I’ll be tomorrow.

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In one typical 2012 day, NSA copied 444,743 Yahoo address books, 105,068 Hotmail, 82,857 from Facebook, 33,697 Gmail. washingtonpost.com/world/national…

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“You should not be worried about PRISM. You should be outraged,” writes @mikko with his usual clarity. grahamcluley.com/2013/10/mikko-…

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702sydney Traffic: Great Western Highway closed in both directions at Woodford after two-car accident. Expected to take several hrs to re-open

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Mentally exhausted.

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Finalists in the 2013 Walkley Awards for Excellence in Photojournalism. flickr.com/photos/walkley… Ping @ApostrophePong

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Will Attorney-General Brandis be the spooks’ breakwater?” zdnet.com/will-attorney-…

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@stufromoz @paulwallbank Most small business has no clue full stop. Sturgeon’s Law.

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@stufromoz @paulwallbank The database of today’s jobs is useless unless you’ve got a configured application to process it.

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@stufromoz @paulwallbank Same for small business. When that server in the corner dies, you’d better have a tested procedure to restore it.

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@stufromoz @paulwallbank “Backups” are only half the story of disaster recovery or, really, resilience. It doesn’t exist unless it’s tested.

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I just submitted my @Pozible project. I should find out tomorrow if it gets the green light. Then there’s just days to reach the target…

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@bengrubb When people are asked about concerns, they’re always concerned. But it usually doesn’t translate into behaviour change.

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RT @alfrsr: First official @reckonerAU ringtone: @stilgherrian saying “it’s gotta be Dick everywhere” [Oh. Yeah. I did say that.]

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A distillation of Australia’s views on the cybers, to be presented at the Seoul Conference on Cyberspace. aspi.org.au/publications/p…

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Latest research from @acmadotgov on how Australian businesses are choosing communication services. acma.gov.au/theACMA/engage…

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AAPT breached the Privacy Act after it failed to stop hackers last year, writes @darrenpauli scmagazine.com.au/News/360627,ha…

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@PollHereford @glengyron Possibly even a derpalaxy or a derpaverse. And because stupid.

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RT @glengyron: Taxi drivers and MPs compete for the same Derp-space in our ecology. It’s nature’s way. [David Attenborough must cover this.]

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Well, I’ve pretty much finished the @Pozible thing for the thing. Just waiting for someone to check it out before I submit it for approval.

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Will Attorney-General Brandis be the spooks’ breakwater?” zdnet.com/will-attorney-…

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pourmecoffee Sun glinting off One World Trade Center aligned with Liberty Island (Photo: James Kastner) goo.gl/zIGRsu pic.twitter.com/asXQzHxcaK

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@GreenJ I’ll be turning off Twitter, email and the phone.

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Tue plan: Finish @Pozible stuff for the thing; shoot video for same; set up @CampaignMonitor for same; errands and shopping, Katoomba.

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@GreenJ Excellent. It shall be a united battle against Distraction.

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I will begin being actually productive at 0930 AEDT.

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Thank you, @firstdogonmoon, for reminding us of the GetUp Hitler Youth Green Army Scouts achievement badges. crikey.com.au/2011/11/04/sen…

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RT @elisejeanette: Good morning ! pic.twitter.com/RQE3Ewnw8k [Gotta love a good oblique aerial shot.]

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The cicadas just started up.

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@indigoid Oh, thanks for the tip (and potential support). I’ll see how this attempt goes, and if it works I’ll do a Kiwicon version.

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Noted, @martin_english @paulkidd @eldonnn, but I’ll resist the temptation to get into an NBN discussion today. Must. Focus. On. Tasks.

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“NBN’s convoy of no consequence”, writes @joshgnosis, astutely. zdnet.com/au/nbns-convoy…

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@jethrocarr @chrisjrn Oh, I wouldn’t be terribly surprised. Fairfax never struck me as a company with internally coherent self-awareness.

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“Microsoft Mission Impossible”, another fine Monday Note by @gassee. mondaynote.com/2013/10/13/mic…

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@jeamland @chrisjrn Let’s just burn down the internet instead.

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joshgnosis I think George Brandis is building up his book collection for the day the rest of humanity is wiped out. 24.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m1blcxe…

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OPSEC is tough, as illustrated in this 4000-word comment at @schneierblog schneier.com/blog/archives/… HT @csoghoian via @BiellaColeman

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RT @sylmobile: overripe banana, greek yogurt and a spoon [Oh, that movie was refused classification.]

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“The New York Times, if Every Word Was Removed Except ‘Cyber’” io9.com/today-cyber-me… img.gawkerassets.com/img/190ddnz59u… Ping @SophieAG

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@chrisjrn Yes, I suppose I should just block the videos. But I try to keep my browser plugins to a minimum because simplicity.

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@notrez Hah. Yes, how DARE that “private sector” engage in the free market economy. The bastards!

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Fairfax autoplay-video-unless-register is just low-grade stand-over. “Nice peace’n’quiet you got there, it’d be a shame if it got broken.”

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“There’s a clear shortage of cyber warriors”, reports @thetecheye. “Kids of today want cash” news.techeye.net/security/there… HT @NormanSec

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Tue plan, draft: Finish @Pozible stuff for the thing; shoot video for same; set up @CampaignMonitor for same; errands and shopping Katoomba.

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Tuesday, and it’s cold.

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