Infrastructure and security engineer for three decades. research focuses on unix, linux, and bsd systems, distributed-computing, cryptography, communication protocols, and offsec tooling. ancillary research includes philosophy, human psychology, and audio/video manipulation. tor operator for seven years, free and open-source contributor, and an archivist by default. believes in a return to an internet to where every human being has control over their data and services. runs one of the largest invite-only self-hosted platform on the internet.