Several vulnerabilities in Firefox allow remote attacks on 2.x versions: updating to 22.214.171.124 closes the gaps.more »
Web Wizardry Intro Techniques for more powerful websitesSep 26, 2007
New tools for the web appear every day. In this issue, we round up some promising technologies, including Apache's Suexec module, the new WS-Addressing standard, the Helma application server, the Perlbal web server, and microformats.more »
No less than five vulnerabilities were eradicated by the release of a new version of the Apache Web server.more »
Following Firefox and Thunderbird, a known URL security bug was closed in the Seamonkey browser suite in August. A similar bug has now been found in Konqueror.more »
SELinux Mandatory Access Control with SELinuxAug 01, 2006
SELinux provides a comprehensive Mandatory Access Control system for Linux, if you are ready for all the details.more »
AppArmor vs. SELinux Novell and Red Hat security experts face off on AppArmor and SELinuxAug 01, 2006
Security Enhanced Linux or App Armor? Linux Magazine invited two well-known personalities from Red Hat and Novell to debate the merits of their security systems.more »
How to Write a Rootkit Rootkits for the Linux kernel 2.6Aug 01, 2006
Today’s rootkits infiltrate a target system at kernel level, thus escaping unwanted attention from administrators. Read on for a practical look at how a kernel rootkit really works.more »
Rootkits and Linux Security Kernel 2.6 rootkits and the quest for Linux securityAug 01, 2006
Your Linux system may not be so airtight after all. To understand the threats, you need to think like an intruder. We'll show you what the intruders are thinking now about the Linux 2.6 kernel.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.