[opensource] Riot/Matrix Blocked by freenode

Victoria Yanovich victoria at yanovich.net
Fri Apr 12 15:19:03 EDT 2019


Just a heads up everyone who uses Riot/Matrix:

### Messages from freenode

christel (christel at freenode/staff/exherbo.christel): [Global Notice 1/2] Hi
all, following the Matrix.org security announcement
https://matrix.org/blog/2019/04/11/security-incident/ we have temporarily
blocked access to freenode via Matrix until we have confirmation that the
issues have been fixed.

[Global Notice 2/2] Hi all, following the Matrix.org security announcement
https://matrix.org/blog/2019/04/11/security-incident/ we would encourage
any users who have used Matrix to change their Nickserv passwords as a
precuation and priority.


### Connect Manually

If you would like to connect to us on IRC, please direct your IRC client to:

*Hostname*: chat.freenode.net
*Port*: 6667

You can find a list of IRC clients for your respective OS:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_Internet_Relay_Chat_clients

Thank you


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