The installation routine with Version 8 of Lotus Notes for Linux, which was released by IBM in September, leaves a whole bunch of files with read, write and executable permissions set for any user behind on the filesystem.more »
In the past, security bugs in the Xpdf PDF viewer have endangered Linux systems time and again, and projects that use Xpdf code are also affected.more »
The latest version of the Mozilla successor, Seamonkey, removes minor graphics bugs and includes security updates.more »
A vulnerability in the extended text editor GNU Emacs gives local attackers the ability to run arbitrary code.more »
The Mozilla Foundation has departed from its normal release cycle to fix several bugs and the remaining security holes in version 188.8.131.52 of the Firefox web browser.more »
Security researchers at Secunia have discovered a vulnerability in the Cups printing system.more »
The new stable version 1.4.6 of the Liferea newsfeed reader fixes several bugs including a vulnerability.more »
The update for the Mozilla Firefox browser to version 184.108.40.206 does not remove all of the vulnerabilities disclosed in the changelog, and the update introduces some new bugs.more »
Version 16 of the popular Linux desktop reveals new tools, edge-snapping, and performance improvements.
Symantec says Linux-Darlioz burrows in through PHP.
Dell renews its quest for the ultimate developer machine.
Innovative back door looks like normal SSH traffic.
One of CeBITs most successful forums opens the new year with a new name. The popular Open Source Forum continues in 2014 under the name Special Conference: Open Source. This year, the forum will be bigger and offer a wider range of possibilities for sponsors.
New release offers better graphics drivers and expands filesystem support.
New mail protocol will shut out the NSA and prevent snooping on metadata.
A new web application helps users visualize distributed denial-of-service attacks.
Ubuntu 13.10 takes a step toward convergence, with lots of mobility, but Mir only partly here.
Galileo board is targeted to embedded developers and educational institutions.