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This Week in Matrix 2020-07-17

The main topic is probably the change of Riot to Element. This week was the announcement of the much-awaited rebrand: Riot is now Element. In fact, three brands are coalescing …

CVE-2020-12398 – Thunderbird

If Thunderbird is configured to use STARTTLS for an IMAP server, and the server sends a PREAUTH response, then Thunderbird will continue with an unencrypted connection, causing email data to …

Twitter Account Hack

The next big hack… I hope nobody sent any money.   Social media platform Twitter, earlier today on Wednesday, was on fire after it suffered one of the biggest cyberattacks …

Searx version 0.17.0 available

The new version of searx is available and it includes new features and fixes. Check the changelog on github. The tutorial is really simple and the update as well. Simply …

Welcoming Automattic to Matrix!

Another investor has joined Matrix with almost $5M! Automattic are the creators of WordPress.   Hi all,   We’re very excited indeed to announce that Automattic, the creators of WordPress.com, …

ProtonMail apps are now open source

This now includes the e-mail application for Android as well. It took ages until it was finally available as open source. But I still miss the option to use apps …

Monthly Server Update – April`20

A simple update this month!   System update pikaur -Syu –noconfirm   Warnings / pacnew files php.ini.pacnew & mirrorlist.pacnew Mirrorlist Just use the new mirror. sudo mv /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.pacnew /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist and …