Issue #56 / Jul 2005
Cover Theme: Security
DVD: Xandros Desktop 3.0
NEWS: KEEPING THE CODEDear Linux Magazine Reader, If you were tuned to the blogs recently, you may have noticed the immortals of open sour......
NEWS: LINUX WORLD NEWSOPEN SOURCE DESKTOPS IN JAPANESE SCHOOLS CAMPUS PARTY 2005 PAYING INCOME TAX ON-LINE CROSSING FEMINISM AND FREE SOFT......
COVER STORY: Security IntroKnowing the ways of the enemy
Most users have become so accustomed to networking that they never stop to ask if anyone may be listening. We all k......
COVER STORY: HotspotterAttacks on wireless clients
Security experts are always concerned with WLAN access points, but they sometimes forget that the client is also open to attack. Public hotspots make it quite easy for attackers to hijack connections, as the Hotspotter tool demonstrates.
COVER STORY: ARP SpoofingARP spoofing and poisoning
Any user on a LAN can sniff and manipulate local traffic. ARP spoofing and poisoning techniques give an attacker an easy way in.
COVER STORY: SSPE Security PoliciesSSPE: Managing security policies for multiple firewalls
The Simple Security Policy Editor (SSPE) helps you organize your network and keep track of security policies across multiple firewalls. You can reference a central policy to generate rulesets for packet filters and VPN gateways.
REVIEWS: BooksLinux Quick Fix Notebook The Art of Computer Virus Research and Defense Linux in a Windows World...
REVIEWS: ColdFusion MX 7 ServerA look at Macromedia’s new ColdFusion MX 7 Server for Linux
Macromedia's new ColdFusion MX 7 Server creates highly available and high performance web applications. We'll show you what is new and what is changed with the latest ColdFusion release.
KNOW-HOW: PodcatchingPodcatching without an iPod
You don’t need an iPod to participate in the recent phenomenon known as Podcatching. We’ll show you how to receive and play back podcasts in Linux.
Vendor D-Wave scores big with a sale to NASA's Quantum Intelligence Lab.
Many package updates and Steam integration highlight the latest from the Mandriva-based community Linux.
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.