Root Password Window Customizing the password popup windowApr 30, 2006
We’ll show you some tricks for configuring the root password popup window on Red Hat-based systems.more »
AppArmor Hardening systems with AppArmorApr 30, 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 priorityMar 31, 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 dataFeb 28, 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 LinuxDec 31, 2005
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 USBOct 31, 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 SquidOct 31, 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 »
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The Internet community officially banishes the notoriously unsafe Secure Sockets Layer protocol.
Popular desktop environment continues the Gnome 2 legacy – with new support for the Gnome 3 toolkit.
The Obama White House has issued a memorandum telling all US government agencies they must use HTTPS for all websites and web communication.
New program will dial up security for the Firefox browser.
Red Hat's community distro embraces the cloud.
New partnership will bring more and better CS training to US schools
Criminals offer online help over Tor network
Sophisticated malware is still present on Joomla and WordPress sites around the world.
Future versions of Ubuntu's code service will support the popular Git version control system used with Linux and other open source projects.