Re: [Wikimedia-l] Information on "Multiple failed attempts to log in" emails

2018-08-25 Thread Dennis During
Wouldn't disclosure in a public forum of any details of such an attack potentially inform the attackers and would-be imitators of the success or lack thereof of the attack, of its methods, and of detection and cleanup methods? On Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 12:21 PM, Fæ wrote: > Dear Security group of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Information on "Multiple failed attempts to log in" emails

2018-08-25 Thread
Dear Security group of the Wikimedia Foundation, The community has been patiently waiting for *113 days* for an analysis to be published for the login attack of 3 May 2018. The community has been waiting for *650 days* (that's around one year and 10 months) for an analysis of the OurMine hack to

[Wikimedia-l] Books & Bytes – Issue 29, June – July 2018

2018-08-25 Thread UY Scuti
*Books & Bytes – Issue 29, June – July 2018* Highlights: - New partners - Economic & Political Weekly - Wikimania - Wikimedia and

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Tamazight User Group

2018-08-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi everyone! I'm very happy to announce that the Affiliations Committee has recognized [1] the Wikimedians of Tamazight User Group [2] as a Wikimedia User Group. The group aims to promote the use of Wikimedia projects by Tamazight speakers, to help Tamazight speakers learn how to edit Wikimedia

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians for Offline Wikis User Group

2018-08-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi everyone! I'm very happy to announce that the Affiliations Committee has recognized [1] the Wikimedians for Offline Wikis User Group [2] as a Wikimedia User Group. The group aims to consolidate and support the development and deployment of offline snapshots of wiki knowledge in schools,