The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has founded the Kerberos Consortium with the aim of enhancing the Kerberos authentication protocol to provide a universal authentication method on open networks.more »
SerNet claimed the protocol specifications from Microsoft in order to enhance the open source software and make it interoperable.more »
Version 6.0 of the Bittorrent filesharing client will no longer be Open Source and it is currently available for Windows only.more »
Safer Surfing Staying ahead of Internet snoopers and con menJun 01, 2006
Do you know enough to surf free of the liars and spies? We’ll show you how to stay ahead of the traps.more »
Tor and Privoxy Anonymous surfing with Tor and PrivoxyJun 01, 2006
Internet users typically reveal their IP addresses, and this lets companies compile a profile of your Internet activities. Tor and Privoxy can help protect your privacy.more »
Netfilter L7 Blocking protocols at Layer 7 with the L7 patchMar 01, 2006
If you need a tool for filtering protocols that doesn’t depend on the port, try L7, an IPTables patch that operates through regular expressions.more »
Admin Workshop: NTP Insider Tips: Network Time ProtocolNov 01, 2005
Networks often require very accurate timekeeping. The Network Time Protocol provides the time with precision.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.