Full release of BackTrack Linux 5 R2 is now available.more »
Charly’s Column: w3af The sys admin’s daily grind: w3afMar 02, 2012
After toiling away to create a small but exclusive website, Charly wanted to run a security scanner against it to check for vulnerabilities. The choice of tools is enormous, but Charly chose w3af.more »
Security Lessons: Fixing SSL How to fix SSLMar 02, 2012
We look at some new approaches to certificate verification.more »
Security Lessons: Self-Defense Separating the wheat from the chaffFeb 02, 2012
Attackers impose a high price on your limited resources. We look at some ways to separate the good from the bad.more »
Security Lessons: Interoperability Interoperability and code reuseJan 03, 2012
Developing cross-platform apps can be difficult and error prone. We offer some tips to ease the work.more »
Security Lessons: Rescue Tools Rescuing data from attackersNov 30, 2011
When attackers strike your system, you need to determine exactly what damage has been done. Here are some tools to help.more »
Security Lessons: Password Storage Storing your passwords properlySep 23, 2011
High-performance graphics cards and proper storage can help keep your passwords secure.more »
November 2011: DVD Inlay Issue #132Sep 23, 2011
Richard Stallman calls for the W3C to remain independent of vendor interests.
The new release supports nine architectures, 73 human languages, and zero non-Free components.
Fedora developers release the first alpha version of Fedora 19, known as Schrödinger’s Cat, for general testing. The final release is expected in July 2013.
ack is a grep-like, command-line tool that has been optimized for programmers to search large trees of source code.
New features in SUSE Studio 1.3 include enhanced cloud integration, VM platform support, and lifecycle management.
The Linux Foundation recently announced that the Xen Project is becoming a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project.
Open source version of LiveCode is now available for developing apps, games, and utilities for all major platforms.
OpenDaylight is an open source software-defined networking project committed to furthering adoption of SDN and accelerating innovation in a vendor-neutral and open environment.
The new Gnome release includes privacy and sharing settings, allowing more user control over access to personal information.
Mozilla is collaborating with Samsung on a new web browser engine called Servo.