Vulnerabilities have been discovered in two major media players for Linux. A Xine-Lib vulnerability also affects Mplayer.more »
Linux distributor Red Hat has released version 8 of the Red Hat Directory Server.more »
The makers of Asterisk, the Open Source phone system, have removed a bug that allowed denial of service attacks under certain circumstances.more »
Oxygen Office Professional 2.3.1 for Windows and Linux fixes a number of bugs.more »
Security researchers Secunia have discovered a vulnerability in StarOffice that gives attackers the ability to execute arbitrary code. The developers of the free counterpart, OpenOffice, removed the problem last week.more »
The latest version of the office suite, version 2.3.1, removes bugs and closes vulnerabilities.more »
Security researchers at Secunia have reported two security bugs in the Rsync synchronization tool and one in the current Linux kernel.more »
The Mozilla Foundation has just released Firefox version 220.127.116.11 which resolves three critical vulnerabilities – but new issues have already reared their ugly heads.more »
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.
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.