Finding Wireless Security Problems with Wifislax Tracing

Feb 11, 2014

Almost every wireless LAN has some potential security weaknesses. The Wifislax Slackware derivative helps detect and eliminate them.

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Qubes OS Exploring the Qubes OS secure operating system

Jan 27, 2014

Most operating systems claim to be secure; however, most fail terribly. Newcomer Qubes OS tries a different approach, relying on a microkernel and pervasive virtualization.

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Valve Announces SteamOS Beta

Dec 17, 2013

New Linux distro is optimzed for gaming.

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Fedora 20 Released

Dec 17, 2013

Latest version includes improved security, virtualization, and remote control.

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New Mint Minted

Dec 03, 2013

Version 16 of the popular Linux desktop reveals new tools, edge-snapping, and performance improvements.

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Canonical Ditches Wayland for Mir

Jul 15, 2013

Canonical ditches Wayland for a brand new graphics stack.

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On the DVD: Mint 15 and Debian 7 This Month's DVD

Jul 02, 2013

The DVD attached to this issue brings you a pair of the world’s most popular Linux distributions. Mint 15 “Olivia” is the latest release from the ever-friendly Linux Mint, a desktop distro based on Debian and Ubuntu that keeps the emphasis on simplicity and ease of use. Mint tops the DistroWatch downloads list and describes itself as: “The 4th most popular home operating system after Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS, and Canonical’s Ubuntu.”

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Ask Klaus! Klaus Knopper answers your Linux questions

May 31, 2013

Klaus Knopper is the creator of Knoppix and co-founder of LinuxTag expo. He works as a teacher, programmer, and consultant. If you have a configuration problem, or if you just want to learn more about how Linux works, send your questions to: klaus@linux-magazine.com

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