"We find that Zoom has “rolled their own” encryption scheme, which has significant weaknesses. In addition, we identify potential areas of concern in Zoom’s infrastructure, including observing the transmission of meeting encryption keys through China."

Move Fast & Roll Your Own Crypto: A Quick Look at the Confidentiality of Zoom Meetings - The Citizen Lab

citizenlab.ca/2020/04/move-fas

No more web client for zoom, HOW CONVENIENT...
I really hope this is a genuine bug and not some kind of technique to force users to download the client now that it's super popular and used by many online events, meetups, etc.

devforum.zoom.us/t/webinar-fro

COVID-19, UKPol, "herd immunity" 

Very much a first world problem, coffee 

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Very much a first world problem, coffee 

Ugh, Apple have bought Dark Sky and are killing the Android app, API and website. For fucks sake...

In these unprecedented times, it's important to start every paragraph with "In these unprecedented times".

COVID-19, UKPol, Manchester 

A COVID-19 statistics PSA from your local health data scientist 

UK / COVID-19 

Wow, Github's new notifications beta feature was really jarring. Felt like reading someone's half-read, half-new Outlook inbox. Do not want.

ICANN's Chairman says the community's opposition to the private equity takeover of .ORG is making this "a challenging time" for ICANN and the Internet Society. Let's keep challenging them to stand up for nonprofits' speech. Sign the petition at savedotorg.org.

Fediverse drama 

TFW: You connect to a server, and it is out of disk space *so* badly that bash completion won't even work

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