Re: What's Up With Debian.org?
On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 11:26 AM, Bret Busby <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 1 Apr 2013, Nick Falcone wrote:
>> Date: Tue, 2 Apr 2013 02:08:22
>> From: Nick Falcone <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> To: Eduardo M KALINOWSKI <email@example.com>
>> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> Subject: Re: What's Up With Debian.org?
>> Resent-Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2013 18:09:04 +0000 (UTC)
>> Resent-From: email@example.com
>> don't look now but it's april fools...
>> On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 2:06 PM, Eduardo M KALINOWSKI <
>> firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> On Seg, 01 Abr 2013, Patrick Bartek wrote:
>>>> Just went to www.debian.org and all the spelling is strange both on
>>>> Chrome and Iceweasel like iz for is, and sistem instead of system, etc.
>>>> This is only on the home page. Other pages look fine.
>>> Hint: What day is today?
>>> Say no, then negotiate.
>>> -- Helga
>>> Eduardo M KALINOWSKI
> The problem is that the Debian web site appears to have been breached and
> thence compromised.
Not really. The only group that would breach a website and then change
it to lolspeak is Anonymous, but they have no motivation to attack
Debian (it would not even be very Lulz-worthy), and they would
certainly reference Anon, 4chan and or some 4chan meme as well as
using lolspeak. No, it looks like exactly what it is: the legitimate
admins when and changed the front page for some reason (in this case,
April Fools). Plenty of other sites do as or more ridiculous stuff on