Root Password Window Customizing the password popup windowMay 01, 2006
We’ll show you some tricks for configuring the root password popup window on Red Hat-based systems.more »
AppArmor Hardening systems with AppArmorMay 01, 2006
After penetrating a remote system, intruders might think they are home and dry, but AppArmor spoils the fun, locking the miscreants in a virtual cage.more »
Realtime Multimedia applications and the realtime priorityApr 01, 2006
Linux provides tools and patches for speeding up the priority of multimedia applications. So if you're not getting the performance you expect, try shifting into overdrive.more »
Deleting Data Safely deleting dataMar 01, 2006
Backups are a common topic, but you’ll hardly hear anyone mention safe data deletion.more »
Viruses in Linux The ways of viruses in LinuxJan 01, 2006
Some say an attack is looming, and others say we don’t have to worry. What’s the real story on viruses in Linux?more »
Hardware Detection Bash-based hardware detection for PCI and USBNov 01, 2005
If you need fast answers for what's inside, you can use a Bash script to obtain an inventory of hardware on your Linux system.more »
Squid proxy server Implementing a home proxy server with SquidNov 01, 2005
A proxy server provides safer and more efficient surfing. Although commercial proxy solutions are available, all you really need is Linux and an old PC in the attic.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.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced an even smaller version of the tiny computer that will fit into a DIMM slot.
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
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.