New alternative for init comes with a small footprint and minimal configuration.more »
AeroFS: Peer-to-Peer File Sharing AeroFS – An alternative to ownCloud or DropboxJul 02, 2013
If you want to enjoy all the benefits of a cloud solution without losing control of your data, AeroFS offers an intelligent solution.more »
I-Nex System Info Tool Reading system hardware information with I-NexApr 30, 2013
Thanks to I-Nex, users can see an overview of all their important hardware inventory information, such as graphics cards, processors, and hard drives.more »
Open-Xchange and Zarafa Accessing Twitter and Facebook APIs from a groupware systemApr 30, 2013
The Open-Xchange and Zarafa groupware systems can tap into the APIs of Facebook, Twitter, and Xing, but you need different tactics for each service – keep in mind that the information yield is sometimes quite meager.more »
Perl – Vagrant Package Perl controls VirtualBoxApr 30, 2013
The Vagrant package provides easy management of virtual machines with VirtualBox as the hypervisor on the command line. Provisioning tools like Puppet let customers try out products in pre-installed environments.more »
Charly's Column – Munin The sys admin’s daily grind – Munin monitors SNMP-compatible devicesApr 30, 2013
What do you do if the Munin system monitoring tool does not have a native Munin client for a device? Sys admin Charly has a solution.more »
Table of Contents: 149 What's inside the April 2013 issueFeb 22, 2013
This month, we show you how to automate tasks in LibreOffice and give you some tools to tighten system security.more »
Memory Analysis Forensic analysis of memory on LinuxFeb 22, 2013
In computer forensics, memory analysis is becoming increasingly important as a means for investigating security incidents. In this article, we provide an overview of the various memory dumping options on Linux and introduce the support in Linux for the Volatility Analysis Framework.more »
New release comes with better semantic search and improvements to Kontact.
Annual code quality report shows FOSS is more secure at all project size levels.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers