Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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July 14th, 2016

@geoburlos @deltrimental It’s faster than that. Just clicking on the link will likely infect your computer, these days probably ransomware.

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BeijingPalmer China’s version of Pokemon Go sucks. twitter.com/vshih2/status/…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Oh, usual WSJ thing. Search for the headline on Google and then click through.

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@JustJimWillDo @SnarkyPlatypus Kelpies don’t have hooves. At least the kelpies we had didn’t.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Here’s another one. ibtimes.co.uk/ukrainian-bank… Basically SWIFT’s infosec was utter shite and pwned by North Korea et al.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @abcnews It’s not so clear-cut in the infosec world. Look at the news about SWIFT over the past couple of weeks.

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I should’ve gone in the trivia comp. These people are clueless.

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@KompleatKnut Most unfair. But what can you do? Pub’s rules is the rules.

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@nancycato1 It’s about the only thing that does.

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@SnarkyPlatypus @abcnews Well this is what I thought. And in any event larger corps tend to have better governance processes. Kinda. Maybe.

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@techoglot It was a blue ticket and it’s rigged.

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OK, we’re minutes away from drawing the meat raffle.

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Still sulking.

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I think I’ll have to wait until a break in the trivia for the meat raffle to be drawn. This is annoying. I WANT MY MEAT.

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Well Shaun Micallef might as well resign now. twitter.com/joshgnosis/sta…

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It’s not a proper @SBS program until @nazeem_hussain shows his tits. twitter.com/nazeem_hussain…

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joshgnosis Rowan Dean is here to explain Pokemon. pic.twitter.com/LWAjYAFqZ4

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“Calls for ‘retrospective’ fund for financial advice victims” abc.net.au/news/2016-07-1…

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joshgnosis Bernardi says he’s going to be more vociferous in the parliament now to speak for “mainstream” Australians.

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Histreepix In the days before Twitter, a woman receives her recommended daily number of sexual threats. Stockholm, 1928. pic.twitter.com/hZ1Yslf05U

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Histreepix British doctor checks child’s mouth for immigrants, 1948. pic.twitter.com/IhPHaq1lX5

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@JustJimWillDo The barman is a hipster. He’ll cope.

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JoshButler Cher just called Tony Abbott a Twiddle Tosser, this website is almost too much to handle sometimes twitter.com/cher/status/75…

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Histreepix Released from his premiership, the evil spell finally broken, Cameron returns to the sea in his true form. July 2016 pic.twitter.com/OpUZW5MdBg

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We’ll find out in about 30 minutes, unless there’s a sudden flood of punters. Which seems doubtful.

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Meat raffle tickets 7 for $10. Will my personal superpower ensure a win tonight?

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@roisin6 I’ve no idea. I just had to get out of the house.

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The “Sydney siege” inquest isn’t exactly showering NSW Police with glory. abc.net.au/news/2016-07-1…

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thegrugq_ebooks lol stupid Americans

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@buckleup It has its merits, thank you, but I’m happy with this one for the time being.

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“Gee Eric, aren’t you a misery guts? Why would that be, we wonder?”, writes @latingle afr.com/opinion/column…

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She’s lucky. It cud have been a lot worse. twitter.com/Histreepix/sta…

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Histreepix Having infiltrated the cow underground, master of disguise Selena Potts escapes with 5 litres of illegal cud. 1960. pic.twitter.com/WGFrli4FVb

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Histreepix Cats queue up to fill cows with their valuable venom. Delaware, 1932. pic.twitter.com/MbnmFhtg6H

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This would be a good choice, yes. The all-caps Zapf Chancery is an excellent* touch. twitter.com/markhumphries/…

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RealDMitchell Is that actually now the job title? pic.twitter.com/NmT2rVyGs6

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Did I see some talk to the effect that these guys are under threat? pic.twitter.com/d3fz8D7Ypi

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@pseudomorph How quickly time flies, right? Though this one involves former NSW and VIC premiers so is obviously just fine.

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Yes, if you have a Netflix account then “Utopia” is there in proper quality. Series 1 episode 3 is the train one. twitter.com/bigbadave/stat…

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In case you’ve forgotten, behold the Silver Emu! pic.twitter.com/Gy2EytOzNd

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If you don’t mind a dodgy camera-at-TV copy, “Utopia” series 1 episode 3: “Very Fast Turnover” youtube.com/watch?v=kKWySe…

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@Gwyntaglaw @R_Chirgwin Oh I’m sure there’d be no avenue whatsoever for corruption in this sort of thing.

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@smartbrain @TrendMicro @NianticLabs These are mysteries beyond my understanding.

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“Bubble economy”, in which @acidic joins some dots involving negative gearing and Sydney’s real estate obsession. medium.com/@acidic/bubble…

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@smartbrain @TrendMicro @NianticLabs Look are you bringing these so-called “facts” into play again?

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Clarke and Dawe: “Thank God it couldn’t happen here” youtube.com/watch?v=vGCycL…

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“Australian Privacy Commissioner pokes Niantic for making Pokémon Go catch it all”, writes @dobes zdnet.com/article/austra…

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MalcolmMoore Britain currently runs on pub banter twitter.com/business/statu…

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adancabdulle An unusual looking drone resembling a bird that crashed in Mogadishu’s Waabari district yesterday. Cc @MahamudBille pic.twitter.com/wTxjzs5Cnl

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I reckon this sounds more like a pump-and-dump real estate scam, but what would I know? @australian @9NewsSyd

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Saw @australian’s yarn today. I call bullshit (tho news doubtless reports what’s claimed). twitter.com/stilgherrian/s… twitter.com/9NewsSyd/statu…

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Compelling Australians to give names to the census taker is unconstitutional, writes former Australian Statistician. crikey.com.au/2016/07/14/cen…

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“Chinese thief of US military secrets given four years’ jail” theguardian.com/world/2016/jul…

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joshgnosis Where to start. pic.twitter.com/31X5rGCCR3

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steph_dalzell The ABC understands ICAC has swooped on the offices of Sydney’s Liverpool council, seizing computers and storage devices @abcnewsSydney

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triplejHack It’s called fashion. Look it up.

@TomTilley @mattandalex pic.twitter.com/LCg4WT6qJ9

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I think I have sufficiently little headache now to get some work done.

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@MissLaraBelle @IndianaRose16 @RanTLaw Dunno how the legal side works, but Facebook logs, say, can show when a message was on-screen.

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@MissLaraBelle @IndianaRose16 Yeah, the quality of these scare-phish scams is improving all the time.

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deptofaustralia Oh my God, thank you for this. twitter.com/tonyabbottmhr/…

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@WarWraith Oh, ignore @NuclearAnthro’s radium suppositories. The document is the program for the Republican National Convention.

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@MissLaraBelle @IndianaRose16 I keep forgetting myself, and end up doing the “Oh that’s right!” thing.

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@IndianaRose16 @MissLaraBelle Since 2013, when it became the new name of the Federal Magistrates Court.

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SBSNews Aussie fired for anti-Singapore rant over Pokemon Go bit.ly/29RqFgU pic.twitter.com/EZ7XxNnQhO

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@collettesnowden … though my understanding is that writing the emails is now often done by outfits that specialise in it.

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@collettesnowden I’m sure you’d be able to track the evolution of these scams through the evolution of the text…

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This is another effective scam. The trick is to scare people so they don’t pay as much attention to the rest. twitter.com/gordonkerry/st…

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thegrugq_ebooks Congress has introduced a bill that would block state level actors have iOS capabilities, but its prezi: )

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Meanwhile, if you thought me reading One Nation’s policy agenda for two and a half hours was crazy..pic.twitter.com/7qSQDtVIsksk

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SBSNews Hollande spends 10,000 euros a month on haircuts bit.ly/29QDhoG pic.twitter.com/HkuDc0Lqyc

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The dying words of Western Civilisation. twitter.com/RealNickHodge/…

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SBS On July 31, SBS will air Pauline Hanson: !, a doco exploring her impact on multicultural Australia. pic.twitter.com/KuOhOFvD5U

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Thanks for this, @RanTLaw. I’d seen mention of serve-via-Facebook, but wasn’t sure if that’d happened in AU. twitter.com/RanTLaw/status…

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In case you’re not across this, the Federal Magistrates Court was re-named the Federal Circuit Court… when? Two years ago? Three years ago?

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I hadn’t even noticed this bit, but yeah, they’ve confused two different courts. twitter.com/daniels_den/st…

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Indeed, IANAL but yeah a subpoena does need to be “served” and I don’t think we’re up to email counting for that. twitter.com/bigbadave/stat…

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Aha! The “You’ve been subpoenaed” phish has come to Australia. Don’t click on these, folks. pic.twitter.com/GdKTxHQNNU

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Oh I dunno, I think it’s entirely accurate. @thegrugq @bcrypt twitter.com/bcrypt/status/…

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anildash Broken tech culture is seeing the success of Pokémon Go & attributing it to AR instead of a huge 25-year-old global cultural phenomenon.

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thegrugq_ebooks yeah, it’s fucking Feb 10th already!

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“Understand key hacking concepts like white hat, grey hat & black hat hacking.” twitter.com/semibogan/stat…

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“This is a serious opportunity for serious people.” pic.twitter.com/DfSg9XrP8E

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Thu plan, draft: Stay warm for a while, maybe even go back to bed; see what happens after that, though there’s ton of geek-work to do.

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@aconnelly07 Sure, email on the website. But you know I’m in AU writing about AU, yeah?

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mikepope A sensible use for “The Elements of Style.” twitter.com/sesquiotic/sta…

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F41rygirl If you can hear us Margaret, move a glass. pic.twitter.com/R2Ic2nGGkP

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Hurrah! What a perfect new avatar! pic.twitter.com/PqeQn5sWHF

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Stiff coughing and snuffling. I am not impressed. Also, headache. I am not, as I say, impressed.

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ndm “Infosec is obsessed with sophistication rather than effectiveness” @headhntr

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@maryellenfield @paddybts @Beschizza @BorisJohnson That might be over-estimating the competence available here.

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Lord_Sugar Here is our new foreign secretary . I am sure he will be well respected by his counterparts in other countries pic.twitter.com/vkIAwZauWu

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ssharwood I asked Mr 14 to ‘take the clothes out of the machine and put them on the drying rack’. pic.twitter.com/V3UTp0TS8o

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“Nation-building infrastructure project”! twitter.com/msmarto/status…

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Don’t just take my word for it. Wikipedia is across it. pic.twitter.com/cbea0wNrfc

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Oh yeah, that’s right. The Foreign Secretary is in charge of MI6 and GCHQ. So there’s that. twitter.com/Beschizza/stat…

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theharryshearer Boris Johnson is now, per BBC, the “UK’s leading diplomat.” Presto, change-o.

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I particularly like this vital government agency. pic.twitter.com/nEeeLqhQmp

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Now here’s some handy tips, everyone. twitter.com/openculture/st…

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snurb_dot_info You read that right: investors are _paying_ .05% in interest for the privilege of lending money to the German state. Whoa.

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snurb_dot_info Meanwhile: as Britain melts down, Germany has very successfully issued a government bond with _negative_ interest. ow.ly/i96D302dJGR

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charltonbrooker Printer just jammed. May’s Britain.

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Please do not let this happen, people. The world has enough problems as it is. twitter.com/ivovic/status/…

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thegrugq Absolutely shocked that the person every serious CT person said was “not the mastermind” is apparently “not the mastermind”

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thegrugq Apparently the asshole that only the newspapers & pundits anointed “the Mastermind of Paris” was just “coordinator” telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/07/1…

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Now this is an interesting piece of news. Well done, everybody. And not in the same way as the preceding tweet. twitter.com/hdmoore/status…

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Oh I see. Well done, Britain. Well done, everybody.

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Thursday. Try painting it a different colour. Thursday.

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