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Sandboxing Cycle

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All I want is a secure system where it's easy to do anything I want. Is that so much to ask?
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jryans
42 days ago
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DaftDoki
40 days ago
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Life
Seattle
JayM
42 days ago
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Oh, this is perfect. Must pay some royalties for this for the next microsegmentation conversation. So spot on.
Atlanta, GA
tante
42 days ago
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XKCD's sandboxing circle not only applies to tech.
Oldenburg/Germany
beslayed
42 days ago
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Covarr
42 days ago
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You don't have to sanitize your inputs if your application runs in a sandbox that prevents inputs.
Moses Lake, WA
alt_text_at_your_service
42 days ago
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All I want is a secure system where it's easy to do anything I want. Is that so much to ask?
alt_text_bot
42 days ago
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All I want is a secure system where it's easy to do anything I want. Is that so much to ask?

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Voting Software

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There are lots of very smart people doing fascinating work on cryptographic voting protocols. We should be funding and encouraging them, and doing all our elections with paper ballots until everyone currently working in that field has retired.
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siskamartin
54 days ago
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uff
caffeinatedhominid
68 days ago
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Yep.
tante
72 days ago
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xkcd on voting software is spot-on
Oldenburg/Germany
wmorrell
72 days ago
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Hazmat suit, too. Just to be safe.
rjstegbauer
73 days ago
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Amen!! Paper... paper... paper. It's simple. It's trivial to recount. Everyone already knows how to use it. It's cheap. It's verifiable. Just... use... paper.
ianso
73 days ago
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Yes!
Brussels
ChrisDL
73 days ago
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accurate.
New York
reconbot
74 days ago
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Legitimately share this comic with anyone who represents you in government.
New York City
cheerfulscreech
74 days ago
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Truth.
jth
74 days ago
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XKCD Nails Secure Electronic Voting.
Saint Paul, MN, USA
skorgu
74 days ago
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100% accurate.
jsled
74 days ago
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endorsed; co-signed; it. me. &c.

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South Burlington, Vermont
alt_text_bot
74 days ago
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There are lots of very smart people doing fascinating work on cryptographic voting protocols. We should be funding and encouraging them, and doing all our elections with paper ballots until everyone currently working in that field has retired.
alt_text_at_your_service
74 days ago
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There are lots of very smart people doing fascinating work on cryptographic voting protocols. We should be funding and encouraging them, and doing all our elections with paper ballots until everyone currently working in that field has retired.
srsly
74 days ago
Seconding this policy ^^

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Containers

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All services are microservices if you ignore most of their features.
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GuuZ
131 days ago
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:-D
wmorrell
171 days ago
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Yuuuup.
denubis
172 days ago
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I just told my grad student to use this comic in her thesis.
Sydney, Australia
skorgu
172 days ago
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I feel personally attacked.
alt_text_bot
172 days ago
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All services are microservices if you ignore most of their features.
alt_text_at_your_service
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All services are microservices if you ignore most of their features.

Friendly Questions

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Just tell me everything you're thinking about in order from most important to last, and then we'll be friends and we can eat apples together.
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200 days ago
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Just tell me everything you're thinking about in order from most important to last, and then we'll be friends and we can eat apples together.
alt_text_bot
200 days ago
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Just tell me everything you're thinking about in order from most important to last, and then we'll be friends and we can eat apples together.
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