[clug] End-of-life

Steve Walsh steve at nerdvana.org.au
Sun Apr 16 10:35:54 UTC 2017

Sent from a mobile device, please confirm any errors or omissions
> On 16 Apr 2017, at 8:03 pm, Bryan Kilgallin via linux <linux at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> Thanks, Neil:
>> The ASD security people who write the ISM will advise turning it off
>> immediately, even though they don't do that to their own equipment.
> Please expand those initialisms.

According to google, ASD is the acronym or the Australian Signals Directorate, what used to known as the Defence Signals Directorate, the main signals intelligence agency of the Australian government.

Also according to google, the ISM is the acronym for the Information security Manual, an ASD (see above) publication that explains how to secure government systems to the highest standard.

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