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Upcoming Cryptoparties

After a long hiatus, we have four cryptoparties coming up in the next two months.

On Saturday, Jan. 10th, 11am-3pm, there is a cryptoparty at the Somerville Public Library, 79 Highland Ave.  The schedule is:

11:00am – Intro – What are you sharing on the net demo

11:15am – Intro to GPG and secure email

12:45pm – Break

1:00pm – Using Tor

2:30pm – Final wrap up

On Saturday, Jan. 17th, 4-5:15pm, Captain James will show convention participants how to use GPG to secure your email at Arisia, New England’s largest science fiction and fantasy convention. It will be in the Independence room at the Westin Waterfront Hotel in Boston. The only cost is admission to the convention.

On Wednesday, Feb. 4th, Quartermaster Steve will show user group members how to use GPG to secure your email and web browse securely at the Boston Desktop Linux Users Group.

Finally, on Saturday, Feb. 14th, 11am-3pm, we will hold our first Cryptoparty in Western Massachusetts. It will be at the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, 100 Bigelow Street, Holyoke, MA. The snow date is Feb 21st.

After the Western Massachusetts cryptoparty, we will go to a restaurant and talk about building the Pirate Party in Western Massachusetts. If you have any suggestions for places to eat, please add them in the comments.

If you want to put together a poster or flier for any of these events, please post a link to the document in the comments.


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