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.
@infosechandbook It is beneficial, however, to read the comments to see how incompatible the two parties are in this information exchange. NV actually responded to most of the complaints but the responses were mainly not accepted. I cannot say who's right.
mastodon.at is a microblogging site that federates with most instances on the Fediverse. Note: This instance will shut down on February 29th, 2020.