Fluendo, Lineo Solutions, Mocana, and NVidia join the Linux Foundation and see the benefits of Linux in the future of computing.more »
Cloud Storage Behind the Firewall Bridging the Cloud and BYOD GapMar 09, 2012
ownCloud's new commercial venture lets you manage risk and data exposure in a bring-your-own-device age.more »
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 »
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.