Community Matrix chatroom rules

You will find here the default rules for the rooms part of the PSA Community.

Note: Rooms which are part of the community keep their sovereignty and can apply their own local rules, each with their own local moderation. Some of the rooms are following the general rules, but some are not.


General default rules for PSA rooms unless specific rules are mentioned below

These are currently only enforced on #Anonymity, #Security, #OSINT, and #psa-ot and are NOT applied in rooms with their own rules below.

Some exceptions can apply, see the exceptions section at the bottom of this page. Violations will be handled at the discretion of the acting moderator.

Rules for Nothing To Hide Privacy


Rules for Modern Cryptography

See rules here.

Rules for OS Security

See rules here.

Rules for Bnonymity



Exceptions for #Anonymity, #Security, and #Bnonymity rooms


Currently, the following rooms are sharing a common PSA ban list for serious offenders:

This means that those PSA bans are effectively applied in all of those rooms and can be issued by mods. See the next section for information about appeals.


Effective operation of any network requires the administrators and operators to perform at their peak. To do this, we must enure we can provide the best services possible to those in the network. Unfortunately, we are closed to registration for now. This is likely to change after a while, when everything is in order and we have the network infrastructure to maintain it.

Ban Appeals

Please DM the PSA mods or admins of the room in question to state your case for appeal.