Issue #106 / Sep 2009
Cover Theme: STOPPING INTRUDERS
SERVICE: UBUNTU + KUBUNTU 9.04 DVD INLAYThis month’s DVD comes with both Ubuntu 9.04 and the popular Kubuntu variant on a double-sided disc....
NEWS: TECH TOOLSRoaring Penguin and Kaseya Fight Spam Netbook Runs Android and Windows New NETiON and CXC SmartClients Linux Ha......
COVER STORY: Intrusion Prevention IntroUnderstanding, detecting, and preventing network attacks
This month we look into the intruder's toolkit and investigate some prudent counter-measures for detecting and preventing attacks.
COVER STORY: Intrusion 101A guided tour to someone else's network
You need to think like an attacker to keep your network safe. We asked security columnist Kurt Seifried for an inside look at the art of intrusion.
COVER STORY: Security Visualization ToolsTools for visualizing IDS output
Spot intruders with these easy security visualization tools.
COVER STORY: Linux Intrusion Detection SystemSecuring your system with Linux Intrusion Detection System
If you're ready for mandatory access control and you're looking for an alternative to SELinux and AppArmor, try locking down your system with Linux Intrusion Detection System.
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.