Issue #93 / Aug 2008
Cover Theme: Tracing Intruders
DVD: Ubuntu 8.04 Sixpack
NEWS: WORLD NEWSOpen Source Embroidery Women Tech Carnival in Amsterdam Romanian Live Distro OSS in Scandinavia ...
NEWS: TECH TOOLSPlatform Manager 5.7 Real-Time Linux Kernel Support for ARM9 CPUs Sun Netra T5220 Virtualization Sp......
NEWS: Linux Magazine DVD
The arrival of Ubuntu 8.04 “Hardy Heron” signaled a new era for the whole family of distributions that use Ubuntu as a base. Kubuntu, Edubuntu, Mythbuntu, and other Ubuntu derivatives soon followed with new releases of their own projects.
COVER STORY: Tracing Intruders IntroExamining the art of computer forensics
You don't need expensive proprietary tools to practice the craft of computer forensics.
COVER STORY: BackTrack and Sleuth KitForensics with BackTrack and Sleuth Kit
Once you determine a system has been attacked, boot to the BackTrack Live forensics distro and start your investigation with Sleuth Kit.
COVER STORY: Recovering Deleted FilesCarving tools help you recover deleted files
Modern filesystems make forensic file recovery much more difficult. Tools like Foremost and Scalpel identify data structures and carve files from a hard disk image.
COVER STORY: Investigating Windows SystemsInvestigating Windows systems with Linux
A forensics expert explains how to extract interesting details from a confiscated Windows hard disk using standard Linux tools.
Vendor D-Wave scores big with a sale to NASA's Quantum Intelligence Lab.
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.