So #deletefacebook is trending on Masto :P
I think the most important thing for (especially technically apt) people to understand about InfoSec is how terrible humans are at isolating aspects of our life.
If you're on FB, they can probably infer your more "sensitive" info.
Hey Twitter, can you like seriously stop? Thanks. https://octodon.social/media/WFB7_ETHkPHdk1Vct3I
Much more secure because hex sets don't have a lot of lookalikes, and you can allow diverse vanity names in non-security sensitive contexts
There's a trend to use unique numbers/hex-codes instead of usernames for identification. This is a good trend IMO
Or something like that. There's more than one way to season tofu.
Just use friggin Unicode and do uniqueness checks on similar/identical characters
A piece of software strongly discouraging you from compiling from source is VERY sketch.
This https://thatoddmailbox.github.io/2018/01/28/iotaseed.html wouldn't have worked if people compiled the code themselves.
Also, trusting non-reproducible binaries from untrusted distributors is a bad idea. It doesn't matter if the software is open source in that case.