Author Archives: daniellinden

Keeping Second Life Safe, Together

The diversity of things to see and do within Second Life is almost unimaginable, but our community has made it clear to us that certain types of content and activity are simply not acceptable in any form.  Real-life images, avatar … Continue reading

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More on Identity Verification

The introduction of verified age and identity in Second Life is certainly a momentous change — though many of the comments posted to the announcement have been positive, and this type of verification has long been requested by business owners … Continue reading

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Age and Identity Verification in Second Life

We will shortly begin beta testing an age and identity verification system, which will allow Residents to provide a one-time proof of identity (such as a driver’s license, passport or ID card) and have that identity verified in a matter … Continue reading

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Friendly Reminder: Make Good Password Decisions!

Did you know that May is Strong Password Month? OK, that probably isn’t true…but maybe it should be. It makes for a swell excuse to remind every member of the Second Life family to think about our password choices. Is … Continue reading

Posted in -Miscellaneous, Security, Tips & Tricks | 58 Comments

Changes in Abuse Report Resolution

Several months ago, the Linden Lab governance team undertook a test project to examine a different way to receive and resolve Abuse Reports. While the existing mechanism of one report/one response has been maintained, the team has been using a … Continue reading

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[OPEN] Second Life Login Now Open to All

2:30pm: Second Life login has been reopened for all Residents. The inventory servers have been restored to normal operations. Thank you all for your patience. 2:00pm: In order to address an issue with an inventory server, Second Life is temporarily … Continue reading

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Transaction History Moves to the Web; v1.13.4 Fixes in Testing

Residents having trouble accessing their transaction history in-world should be aware that, while the UI in the viewer hasn’t been updated, that information is no longer available in the viewer. A new viewer set for early next week will include … Continue reading

Posted in -Miscellaneous, Announcements & News, Bugs & Fixes, Preview Grid | 4 Comments