Changes between Version 29 and Version 30 of security


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Timestamp:
Jun 12, 2020, 12:45:46 PM (6 months ago)
Author:
Enrique Rosas
Comment:

corrected th name of EFF and, considering changes in the Riseup Etherpad duration policy, changed "more long term" to "more control over"

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    6767 * If you are using your site to organize people, and your campaign is successful, you could find yourself under criminal investigation in which [https://mayfirst.org/en/2017/content-statement-justice-department-demands-dreamhost/ logs of every visitor to your site are subpoenaed]. Find out how to [wiki:web_server_logs turn off logging on your site] to avoid being placed in this position.
    6868 * May First/People link has an extensive [wiki:/faq/data-backup backup system in place]. However, if downtime is critical, we encourage you to mainain [wiki:/faq/member-backup your own backup as well]. Deciding your backup strategy will require a trade-off between privacy (you don't want backup copies lying around) and reliability (you want to have the data to get your site back online at a moment's notice)
    69  * Many campaigns are shutdown right when they are gaining momentum due to legal take down notices. If you are running a campaign that involves a spoof or any content that could even just barely be considered illegal, please check in with us first so we can involve our generous pro-bono lawyers at the [https://eff.org/ Electronic Freedom Foundation]. We have a [wiki:/legal web page documenting our history fighting legal threats] - something you should expect from any organization providing digital services.
     69 * Many campaigns are shutdown right when they are gaining momentum due to legal take down notices. If you are running a campaign that involves a spoof or any content that could even just barely be considered illegal, please check in with us first so we can involve our generous pro-bono lawyers at the [https://eff.org/ Electronic Frontier Foundation]. We have a [wiki:/legal web page documenting our history fighting legal threats] - something you should expect from any organization providing digital services.
    7070 * Other campaigns are shutdown due to a technical denial of service attack - when anonymous attackers flood your web site with so much data that it stops working properly. We work closely with [https://deflect.ca/ Deflect] - a DDOS protection service and have [https://mayfirst.org/en/2015/were-back-improved-and-ready-thanks-you/ extensive experience] fending off these attacks.
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    9090 * Real-time editing or notetaking. Riseup's [https://pad.riseup.net/ Etherpad] instance is an excellent place for join note taking or collaborative editing. Several peole can edit the same document and see each other's edits as you type. Riseup deletes all pads that have not been edited in over a month - so be sure to copy down any completed documents.
    9191 * Similarly - May First/People Link provides a similar site for spread sheets called [https://calc.mayfirst.org/ Ethercalc].
    92  * For more long term document sharing, May First/People Link offers [https://support.mayfirst.org/wiki/nextcloud Nextcloud] - a full featured site that allows you to:
     92 * For more control over document sharing, May First/People Link offers [https://support.mayfirst.org/wiki/nextcloud Nextcloud] - a full featured site that allows you to:
    9393  * Synchronizes and share documents via the web, on your computer and on your phone
    9494  * Synchronize and share calendars between team members and your phones and computer calendars