Notes on privacy and data collection of Matrix.org:
"matrix.org and vector.im receive a lot of private, personal and identifiable data on a regular basis, or metadata that can be used to precisely identify and/or track users/server, their social graph, usage pattern and potential location. This is possible both by the default configuration values in synapse/Riot […]"
@infosechandbook Huh. This is very good to know!
So it seems to mostly be a client-side issue? I wonder if you could get around most of it by hosting an identity server and Riot instance alongside the homeserver.
@infosechandbook not a good news at all. Sad.
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