Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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June 28th, 2017

wintnation As Australians, we are proud of you Senator Culleton!

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Crossing the Nepean, again, but without the . instagram.com/p/BV4hzs2Al2r/

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@erkpod Metaphorically, Sir. But I take your point.

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@imthatkevinkid Hey, if computers can have viruses, which is a metaphor, then there can be vaccines, surely? (I’m n..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…3a

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@imthatkevinkid It’s a metaphor. A thing you do to prevent getting the infection. Vaccine is their word, not mine,..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Kg

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@_midofo_ @theprojecttv Makes sense. The Tenplay version should be the eastern one

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Oh, and then a not- bus from Penrith out. Botherama.

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@kcarruthers Oh thanks. It’s always hard to judge, though it kinda looked OK on the monitor.

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@kcarruthers No make-up for me, why? I did think I was a bit shiny.

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UKDefJournal No, HMS Queen Elizabeth doesn’t run on Windows XP - goo.gl/zA9cor pic.twitter.com/MyvBmk3ZYn

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@Vian1138 @abcmelbourne Yes, Cecilia. I have a message from your great great grandmother.

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@DavidParis I’m going to get grief for that, I can tell.

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@abcmelbourne And that’s the @abcmelbourne spot done. I may or may not post a recording in the next couple of days.

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@ping6uod And if you can’t? Like, your logistics system will break if you do? Welcome to the real world of enterprise IT.

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@abcmelbourne Or, you know, not. I’m not your real dad.

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After this song, I’ll be live on @abcmelbourne. Feel free to listen at abc.net.au/melbourne or on ABC apps. Or, presumably, on the radio.

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And people wonder why my dreams are weird.

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Passing a man shouting at strangers that he’s not going to support their ice habit and that if you want to take him on he’s good for $3000.

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Passing a young guy wearing an Apollo 11 crew jacket. I’m pretty sure he wasn’t on the team, in the air, on the ground, or as a contractor.

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@____tune @theprojecttv Yeah that’s better. Just cut to the chase, man. Twitter has no room for subtlety.

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mikko How it happened, as documented by a Petya victim in UK. colsec.blogspot.com/2017/06/petyaa…

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@____tune @theprojecttv Let’s just pretend all this didn’t happen. Come in again and start from the top. :)

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@theprojecttv @scott_thewspot I really must get a suit like Waleed’s. And then lose about 20kg so I’ll fit into it.

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Apparently it’s World Social Media Day on Friday, so you’ve got just 36 hours to throw yourself under a train.

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@theprojecttv @scott_thewspot Excellent, thank you. And yes, “We’re stuffed.”

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mikko McAfee’s Petya map shows more infections in USA than in Ukraine. Then again, they have much better visibility there..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…oJ

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@alixstone Wot, being on the telly? I’m about an E-list celebrity. Or more like K-list.

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@scott_thewspot @theprojecttv I believe I said “We’re stuffed,” but I’ll have to check the recording.

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@HudsonOlivers Thanks for the feedback, it’ll help me improve I’m sure. And no, I’m not an expert and have never called myself one.

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@PeteLawler That one wasn’t on the list. :)

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@theprojecttv You can grab the catch-up of @theprojecttv at tenplay.com.au or on the Tenplay app. It’s in..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…O5

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@theprojecttv There you go. I think that counts as well-behaved. By @theprojecttv standards anyway.

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@theprojecttv I will be on my best behaviour on the TV. Probably. We’ll see.

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So yeah @theprojecttv has just started.

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@shanfoster27 Perhaps, but I’m actually interested in a lot of things. Anyway, time to go.

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While you’re waiting, why not read my @zdnetaustralia column, “Australia’s encryption thwart thought is fraught”? zdnet.com/article/austra…

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td_ward Absolutely stellar ‘people in the papers pointing at the thing that’s made them angry’ today pic.twitter.com/O7CnVmTFzw

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Er, yeah OK mate. Includes a recipe for “Singapore blue swimmer crab with Vegemite”, so, you know… twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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Not all wrens. Actually, all wrens. twitter.com/Manic_Henry/st…

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Aerohaveno It’s almost as if Asia is a huge continent containing diverse cultures. twitter.com/TheEconomist/s…

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I think I have all those tweets correct now.

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If you’d like to continue avoiding me after that, try avoiding @abcmelbourne from 1930 AEST at abc.net.au/melbourne or ABC apps.

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@jtwyman Yeah but a bit too On, I think,.

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So, your next chance to avoid me is on @theprojecttv some time after 1830 on Channel TEN or the streamer thingies.

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@guytaur @JohnLawsShow2SM I hadn’t followed the Grenfell Tower saga closely, but I did see mention of bollards somewhere. Sigh.

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Yeah things seem to have been kicking off in Ukraine this week… twitter.com/MollyMcKew/sta…

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petya_payments The bitcoin wallet tied to / ransomware has so far received 36 payments totaling 3.63676946 BTC ($9,159.04 USD)

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patstokes Reminder: whenever I go to Minnesota we have a change in PM (n=3), and I’m going again next week. It is so, so On. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@JohnLawsShow2SM John Laws doesn’t tweet very often, but when he does it’s a cracker. twitter.com/JohnLawsShow2S…

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wintnation Let’s hope this is the darkest tweet

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I heard a @JohnLawsShow2SM promo just now. He said all these bollards are giving in to terrorism and are bad. I agree with Mr Laws.

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@dobes @ashabeeeee @zdnetaustralia Eventually we’ll have an acronym for it, I’m sure.

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Reuters India’s largest container port hit by global cyber attack reut.rs/2s0EH4h pic.twitter.com/Ge28DJh942

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Me too! If you too would like to feel warm and bubbly, throw me a tip! stilgherrian.com/tip/ twitter.com/joelpmichael/s…

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“Aust computers encrypted as global ransomware outbreak spreads” from @amworldtodaypm abc.net.au/news/2017-06-2… Warning: includes my bits.

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Me at @zdnetaustralia: “Australia’s encryption thwart thought is fraught” zdnet.com/article/austra…

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Where the nagic* happens.

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GuardianAus Time magazine asks Trump to remove fake covers from display at golf clubs trib.al/BQubPaQ

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Oh of COURSE the transcription arrives 15 mins after I’ve filed, having transcribed it myself.

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I’m talking about the Petya ransomware and Google’s €2.4 billion fine on @abcmelbourne at 1930 AEST. abc.net.au/melbourne or ABC apps.

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zackfox him: say it again baby
her: our generation destroyed the world and left millenials to pick up the pieces
him: now b..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…y2

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@ashabeeeee @zdnetaustralia I burned off a few in the hed, but also worked in both entries from the Special Style G..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…6m

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@Craig_Harvey Also video, apparently, if you watch @theprojecttv tonight.

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Column filed for @zdnetaustralia. It contains cybers, but probably not enough.

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@Tarale @posty Maybe @posty’s time is coming to a close.

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@Tarale HAVE YOU DECIDED TO DRIVE AT HIGH SPEED THROUGH A SPOON DRAIN?

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Does these maps surprise anyone no I thought not. twitter.com/jacksongs/stat…

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Pah! I want Data61 to turn insight into fear. twitter.com/NicoleWill100/…

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@coadline I would not oppose this policy.

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No, this morning he confirmed that he did not shelve that idea. twitter.com/zackster/statu…

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Reminder: Brandis is not interested in backdoors. zdnet.com/article/austra… (13 Jun)

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@coadline Sadly* since we spoke a “vaccine” has been figured out. bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/…

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maire19 @han_francisco @GreenJ More Estonian bollards pic.twitter.com/kPvpvROw1D

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@_jbradley No problem. We’re very much on the same page with that part.

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@_jbradley Hence my “Hey cyber techbros, smugly yelling ‘patch and back-up’ won’t fix ransomware” (15 May) zdnet.com/article/hey-cy…

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@_jbradley Ah, I definitely don’t want to do that, because the techbros do enough blame-the-victim already. I was j..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Pc

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@_jbradley The rain didn’t choose my house. The rain rained everywhere, and my house was vulnerable. Does that explain it?

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@_jbradley Yes, but they’re not lining up targets in their sights. They’re just spraying it out there and anyone vulnerable suffers if hit.

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Or even “Ottawah”. See? I can’t do it any more.

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I don’t think I’m ever going to be able to spell it other than “Ottowah” now.

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It’s terrible when your box gets cybered. twitter.com/SwiftOnSecurit…

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AUSTRALIA’S WORST-EVER CYBERCRIME: “Ransomware halts production at Cadbury’s Tasmanian chocolate factory” zdnet.com/article/ransom…

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This is true. You say that the organisation was “cybered”. Cybered real good. twitter.com/juhasaarinen/s…

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That should be: “targeted” or “attacked” by some ransomeware.

My typing is shit today.

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Also, maybe don’t say “hackers” attacked, but “criminals” did. Hackers “just” made the tools. The bank wasn’t robbed by Smith & Wesson. 3/3

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That’s as silly as saying my house with a hole in the roof was “targeted” by the rain, or the flu “targeted” my friend. 2/3

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Dear Media, I’m a bit sick of hearing this or that organisation was “targeted” it “attacked” some ransomeware or malware or other. 1/3

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That sentence is from the @BBCNews story, updated two hours ago. bbc.com/news/technolog…

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Excellent: “Chernobyl nuclear power plant has also had to monitor radiation levels manually after its Windows-based sensors were shut down.”

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petya_payments The bitcoin wallet tied to / ransomware has so far received 35 payments totaling 3.51681746 BTC ($8,815.04 USD)

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China is not “on our doorstep”, you Australian twat.

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@alexjago51 @amworldtodaypm Also Mayo has a solid population growth happening, which counts in favour of its retention.

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@alexjago51 I was just repeating what the Expert just said on @amworldtodaypm. I forget her name.

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Haha South Australia will lose a federal electorate. Probably Mayo, but maybe Makin, or even Sturt.

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@ip1 Indeed. It’s really just another day at the office. Well, on the train.

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wintnation Do not fuck the mango

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@ip1 Well yes. And yet look at the list of victims so far. It’s not a pretty picture.

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@ip1 True. I’ll admit to being a bit muddled now. Will re-check before doing any more media.

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@SnarkyPlatypus It might be a whole boxful of comic sand.

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@ip1 But still, patching inn’t necessarily possible in all organisations. Don’t make me cranky.

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@ip1 Initial infection, yes. Then it snarfs auth tokens and spreads via WMI. What I’ve seen (caveat!) is that subse..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…hP

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Excellent, my package has arrived. Not that I was expecting one. So I’d better check the very definitely legitimate..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Hn

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JamColley BREAKING: pic.twitter.com/QuOBhs8oww

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Once more, I would like to congratulate Ukraine for such a positive attitude in these difficult time. twitter.com/Ukraine/status…

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@ip1 You haven’t read the analysis, have you.

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“Uranus Opens And Closes Every Day To Let Out Planet’s Solar Wind, Study Finds” ibtimes.com/uranus-opens-c…

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@MsLods @macgibbon So, if anyone would actually like to fund me to research the future of cyber I’d be happy to take your money.

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@MsLods @macgibbon It was part of a project to emulate the kind of “The Future of Air Power” speculative writing of..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Ur

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@MsLods @macgibbon Actually @macgibbon was in my dream last night. He’d written an accreditation letter for me to r..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…7M

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@MsLods @macgibbon Can you throw bread rolls or something at @macgibbon? How can he allow Cadbury Caramel Koalas to..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…3Q

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“Government looking to digital identification for Australian SMEs”, writes @ashabeeeee zdnet.com/article/govern… Nothing can go wromg.

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hughstephens @jpwarren @alliecoyne @rohan_p @swan_legend I should do an ICO. ‘prcoin, the cryptocurrency for idiotic press releases’

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@gdbassett “Feel important”? They’re already paid 10x what journalists are. How effing important to they need to feel?

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hingers lol at least u can get a drink in shang hai after midnight u absolute gronks pic.twitter.com/PSNsL3tSUf

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rickeyre Information for members and guests of those worshipping at the altar of Justin Trudeau twitter.com/CTVNews/status…

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The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) advice is a tad generic, given how far into Petya/NotPetya we are. acsc.gov.au/news.html

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@DecayRSO @amworldtodaypm I might do that myself. I have the audio of nearly every radio spot I’ve done.

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Also, dear PR folks, tech journos follow police and malware analysts directly, and mainstream journos follow us. You’re emails are too late.

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Dear infosec / cybersecurity PR people, your execs’ generic “insights” are of no value today. Add new hard facts to the mix, or GTFO.

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Crossing the Nepean, with added boat. instagram.com/p/BV3Vv4lgSxQ/

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Ditto, but less so because some vendors hate me. twitter.com/riskybusiness/…

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@DecayRSO @amworldtodaypm I did quite a bit of cybering, but they were sound bites to be edited, so I don’t know ho..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…63

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Current advice still seems to be to turn off your computer if infected and seek expert help. It only encrypts files on reboot.

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petya_payments The bitcoin wallet tied to / ransomware has so far received 33 payments totaling 3.39803736 BTC ($8,809.69 USD)

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Has a vaccination against Petya (NotPetya) been found? bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/… Create the file C:\Windows\perfc and mark as read-only.

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SwiftOnSecurity Author of mimikatz upset Petya uses bastardized version of his software to extract authentication tokens twitter.com/gentilkiwi/sta…

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Just recorded some sound bites for ABC @amworldtodaypm. It’s one of those days.

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It’s not easy being a fairy wren either. God knows I’ve tried. twitter.com/ConversationED…

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@P1ayerOne @abcbrisbane We’ve seen examples when EFTPOS networks have gone down before. Anger builds quickly. But i..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…nN

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Talking Petya ransomware on @abcbrisbane right now. abc.net.au/brisbane or on the apps.

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raganello Road damage calculated at 4th power of axle weight, so if 80kg cyclist pays $50 then 1800kg car pays $12.3million twitter.com/mtltimes/statu…

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Wait. Am I missing ? How did that happen?

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Tue plan, draft: 1005 @abcbrisbane; 1024 train to Sydney; research en route; afternoon and evening TBA as messages come in.

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priya_ebooks congratulations to the person who found the most threatening way to phrase this appeal pic.twitter.com/SOtqpf6cN0

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wintnation Have you tried real golf?

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@anusha_srini I KNOW AND HOW WILL I COPE WITH ALL THE SOARING MUSLIMS.

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glengyron Ah, finally a good news story. twitter.com/stcom/status/8…

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It’s starting to look like I’d be better off down in Sydney today.

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CaitrionaPerry Video of the bizarre moment when President @realDonaldTrump called me over during his call with Taoiseach..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…sa

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oberonsghost Caption: I’m really going to make my agent pay for this. twitter.com/Ms_ZamaNdlovu/…

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This is 0830 ACST, so 0900 AEST. In half an hour. Fun for all the family. twitter.com/penbo/status/8…

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kylegriffin1 This @MSNBC banner. pic.twitter.com/aj0o4GhlDt

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k8em0 Happy Father’s Day, blokes! pic.twitter.com/EHfa5TEVEa

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RealPressSecBot A statement by the President: pic.twitter.com/Y492W0T3D6

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Taezar @stilgherrian Omg. The Caramello Koalas!! Won’t someone think of the caramello koalas???

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@aggerchez Yeah that’s the image on which a fake Petya-infects-aircraft image is based.

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@rachael_falk @iblametom I’ll keep an eye out. I’m surprised no-one’s got a screenshot yet, but then any computer that opened it…

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Petya in Tasmania! I repeat, Petya in Tasmania! twitter.com/LeonCompton/st…

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See? Bitcoin is used for laundering. twitter.com/darrenpauli/st…

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Seriously, follow @CyberpoliceUA. They’re all over this thing.

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iblametom Phishing was used, they say… Microsoft statement here indicates fear of phishes too: forbes.com/sites/thomasbr… twitter.com/CyberpoliceUA/…

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fmanjoo Me: It’s really hard to have a job.
Son: but you’re a writer.
M: yeah, it’s hard to be a writer.
S: you should have gone to a better school

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hackerfantastic I can confirm 100% that so long as you do not go past the CHKDSK message, your files are safe and you can recover from a LiveCD.

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@jeffsonstein I may post the audio later up, though that said it may well be on @3AW693’s website later this morning.

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australian Here’s @jonkudelka’s cartoon today: bit.ly/2obJ2jB pic.twitter.com/Vu4G80u8S6

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Histreepix Three women guilty of impersonating a table. China, 1922. pic.twitter.com/ogj1gyzN4A

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wintnation We don’t try to say what that actually means!

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wintnation We simply need a government willing to cut the emissions that is blamed for causing the world to come visit the GBR and Queensland.

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@MsLods @R_Chirgwin @YaThinkN @RNBreakfast Someone needs to pay me to do this shit.

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And by “fully” I mean “funny”. Actually, it was fully funny.

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That was so fully. More Brandis, please. It cheers me up.

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Asked again about Pyne’s comments, Brandis sulks off with a well I’m here to talk about our successes at the Five Eyes meeting or somesuch.

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The only reason we don’t have same-sex marriage is that Penny Wong is playing politics with gay people’s lives, apparently. Thanks, Soapy.

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@SnarkyPlatypus “Surprised”? They’re giving him enough rope. More than enough rope.

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Oh wow, cranky defensive much.

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Brandis says we’re “bored by the gossip and tittle-tattle”. Fran asks whether Tony Abbott is also bored. Burn.

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Soapy asked about talk that he’ll be dumped, he says it’s a “distraction” and goes on about the government’s successes.

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Soapy on @RNBreakfast asked about impossibility of cracking end-to-end without back doors, he says they have laws. Well, A-G, so does maths.

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@garystark @RNBreakfast @abcnews Good point. I’ll add that to my talking points.

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JohnnyMcNulty “I got this haircut after I watched Richard Spencer get punched in the face and I thought about how nice it would b..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…fz

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@_Kustodian_ I’VE BEEN AN AUSTRALIAN ALL MY LIFE!

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Oh. Soapy’s up on @RNBreakfast next, live from Ottowah [sic]. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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On @RNBreakfast @abcnews just now I heard that transport and telco stocks are down overnight? Bet that’s Petya.

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@_Kustodian_ Thanks. My decades in the media haven’t been wasted. ;)

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@Gwyntaglaw Maybe, but @CyberpoliceUA says it spread from auto-updates from that accounting software company. They’..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…MK

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MaximEristavi A supermarket in Ukraine.
The country is under cyberattack.
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The crew at @wordfence have some live Petya coverage going, including a list of who’s been hit so far. wordfence.com/blog/2017/06/p…

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miranda_maybe In conversation today I mixed up @AntonyGreenABC & @GreenJ & now the earth is shuddering on its axis. 😳😳😳

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Ukraine Some of our gov agencies, private firms were hit by a virus. No need to panic, we’re putting utmost efforts to tack..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…hL

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Hahaha I just heard @zackwhittaker on @3AW693 Melbourne news.

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OK, @CyberpoliceUA is across this. A shame they don’t have an English-language feed, but hey we can translate. twitter.com/CyberpoliceUA/…

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mikko Petya on an ATM. Photo by REUTERS.
pictures.reuters.com/archive/CYBER-… pic.twitter.com/gT2xQP9wAo

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So it this he usual XP/2003 fuckery, or is it an 0day?

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I’ll be talking the Petya ransomware on @3AW693 @RossAndJohn at 0715 AEST. 3aw.com.au And I daresay some more places later up.

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TroelsOerting Ukraine cyber attack: Chaos as national bank, state power provider and airport hit by hackers | The Independent independent.co.uk/news/world/eur…

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Sorry, @LaTrioli, I won’t be joining you today.

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@R_Chirgwin Noted. This time I’ll be replying to every PR email with a specific message.

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BlogsofWar Thread. twitter.com/ncweaver/statu…

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Translation: “Attention! Our servers are carrying out a virus attack. We apologize for the temporary inconvenience!” me-doc.com.ua/vnimaniyu-polz…

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“Внимание! На наши сервера осуществляется вирусная атака. Просим прощения за временные неудобства!” me-doc.com.ua/vnimaniyu-polz…

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The first bland, generic PR quotes from an uninvolved executive arrive at 0626 AEST. Well, for me anyway.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Yeah. WCry was on a weekend. This is in daylight US and UK, so the analysis is emerging fast. And s..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…mJ

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hackerfantastic encrypts ON BOOT. If you see CHKDSK message your files not yet encrypted, power off immediately. You can rec..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…QF

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@business ” …disrupting government systems in Kiev, and disabling operations at companies including Rosneft PJSC ..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…ewdr

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MalwareTechBlog My Cyber Attack Survival Pack has arrived

Pizza guy recognized me off the news and asked if I was investingating t..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…8n

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Yes. As I said last time, “Hey cyber techbros, smugly yelling ‘patch and back-up’ won’t fix ransomware” (15 May)..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…a2

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I mean, who the hell needs the global container shipping business?

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You take out Maersk and people start paying attention

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Looks like I went to bed just before all the action kicked off. twitter.com/Maersk/status/…

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“New Cyberattack Goes Global, Hits WPP, Rosneft, Maersk”, reports @business bloomberg.com/news/articles/… Yep, it’s going to be a day.

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@BBCNews “Petya cyber attack: Ransomware spreads across EU with firms in Ukraine, UK and ES shut down”, says..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…1t

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“Global ransomware attack causes turmoil”, reports @BBCNews bbc.com/news/technolog…

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NewtonMark Tony Abbott is going to end up in one of the old folks homes featured on 4 Corners, I feel it in my bones.

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@munin I’ll have to get out of bed, I think.

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@munin The first media request arrived via SMS. It is now 0557 AEST.

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@munin That sounds very clumsy of them. Thanks. I’ll put on a coffee. It is now 0554 AEST.

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I get the feeling that there’s been a cyber overnight.

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Has there been a cyber?

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Wednesday. “You can never have too much apricot jam,” he said, as the helicopter padded overhead. Wednesday.

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