The Gift of Tor

Gibberfish’s Management Portal software relies on the Tor network, and since 2017 we have maintained a special type of relay server known as an Exit. Thanks to the donation of a $100 coupon to DigitalOcean from a Diaspora* user named Hank G, we are temporarily adding five more Exit relays to expand the network’s capacity for the next 60 days!

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Security Vulnerability Notice

A security flaw in daygate (AKA the Gibberfish Management Portal) has been discovered which could allow an unauthenticated attacker to eavesdrop on websocket traffic, potentially leaking sensitive information such as passphrases. No encrypted user data or files were made accessible by this flaw. This issue has been fixed in the…

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New Feature: Self-hosted VPN!

Our latest release now incorporates OpenVPN, which will allow you to securely tunnel all of your internet traffic through your private Gibberfish server, bypassing your school, office, or public WiFi networks and masking the origin of your traffic from the sites you visit. We’ve also integrated the authentication with Nextcloud, so you can manage your own VPN credentials directly from your Gibberfish user profile!

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Brave

The Brave browser takes a unique approach to ad-blocking. While it has built in protection against ads and trackers, you can transfer money to a Brave Payments account and at the end of each month that money is doled out to the websites you visit most often. It’s intended to…

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July Laptop Giveaway!

This month, we are giving away a Dell laptop, pre-loaded with Ubuntu Linux and all of the necessary apps for secure web browsing, email, word processing, photo editing, and more — 100% free, privacy-respecting software with no ads and no trackers! We think you’ll find it all works just as…

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Free and Secure Instant Messaging

Instant messaging services such as Facebook Messanger, or AIM have many of the same problems as other corporate walled gardens. They force users to connect to a centralized service, and then can monitor your usage to further develop their algorithmic profiles about you, as well as track your movements in…

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