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Seven things you need to know about the 'GHOST' vulnerability

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:57
The newly-discovered 'GHOST' bug affects a widely-used component of Linux which could allow a hacker to take remote control of a system - but should we be scared of it?
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Ghost in the Linux machine hits Debian, Red Hat and Ubuntu

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 16:47
All you need is a dodgy email
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The Linux Foundation's New Self-Paced Essentials of System Administration Online Course Paves Way for Certified Linux ...

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 14:46
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the launch of its new self-paced Essentials of System Administration ...
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I ain't afraid of no GHOST – securo-bods

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:53
Serious – but it's no Heartbleed The latest high-profile security vulnerability affecting Linux systems is serious but nowhere near as bad as the infamous Heartbleed flaw, according to security experts.…
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Linux flaw leaves web infrastructure vulnerable

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:33
Vital servers which run the internet, email and other services are vulnerable to malicious code injected by hackers, warns a security expert
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Linux makers release patch to thwart new 'Ghost' cyber threat

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 22:04
Red Hat Inc and other makers of the widely used Linux operating system for business computers updated their software on Tuesday to thwart a serious new cyber threat they warned could allow hackers to gain remote control of their systems. The previously undisclosed vulnerability, dubbed "Ghost," is deemed critical because attackers could exploit it to covertly gain complete control of a targeted ...
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BOO! Grave remote-code exec flaw in GNU C Library haunts Linux

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 21:53
When there's something strange in your gethostbyname, who y'gonna call? Ghostbusters Security researchers have uncovered a critical bug in the GNU C Library (glibc), a key component of Linux and some other operating systems, which could render countless machines vulnerable to remote code execution attacks.…
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Qualys Releases Security Advisory for "GHOST" Vulnerability on Linux Systems

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 17:30
Qualys, Inc. , a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced that its security research team has found a critical vulnerability in the Linux GNU C Library , ...
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Embedded Linux Conference to Feature Keynotes From Dronecode, Google, Intel, Jaguar Land Rover, Linaro, Panasonic, and ...

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 15:27
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today is announcing the lineup of speakers and sessions for Embedded Linux ...
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Linux chaps want to recycle your mobe as a supercomputer

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 02:08
Slot your old smartphone into this chassis and let penguins pick its brains A Finnish group of phone developers, hoping to get the world interested in modular smartphones, has proposed a nifty idea for re-using their phone motherboards: turn them into clusters.…
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CERN and NI Collaborate to Define the Future of LabVIEW Support for Linux 64-Bit

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 20:28
NI , the provider of solutions that enable engineers and scientists to solve the world’s greatest engineering challenges, announced a collaboration with CERN, an intergovernmental research organization building the world’s largest and most advanced scientific instruments.
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Opinion: 5 reasons Valve's Steam Machine dream is still very alive

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 14:28
Dreaming of a Steam Machine future Steam Machines? More like has-been machines , am I right? Actually, no: while many people are giving Valve's PC-console-hybrids the cold shoulder, this gamer reckons they'll be worth the wait. I realise that I'm part of a shrinking group still backing Valve's SteamOS -powered Linux boxes, and it's not difficult to see why the hype around them has all but ...
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'Linus Torvalds is UNFIT for the WORKPLACE!' And you've given the world what, exactly?

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 10:08
Plus: You're not getting the 'rate article' button back CoTW Pirates on copyright, state surveillance and Linux – another joyous week of your comments below the line. Yup, it's Comment of the Week time.…
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IBM adds Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 beta to Power Development Platform

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 11:47
RHEL 7.1 now available with support for 'little endian'
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Why 2015 is the year of Linux on the everything-but-desktop

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 08:23
Linus Torvalds may still want Linux on the desktop , but all the open-source action is happening elsewhere. Wandering around at CES 2015 last week, it struck me: Linux was everywhere. No, the familiar Tux logo wasn't stamped on any product and few people uttered the word "Linux," but it was there, right under the surface. Sure, Intel's Compute Stick offers an Ubuntu version--but that was just ...
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Linux Foundation Releases 2015 Guide to the Open Cloud

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 13:00
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the release of its 2015 report "Guide to the Open Cloud: ...
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Penguin high-flyers: Andrew Tridgell on the Linux autopilot

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 12:53
The only way is up for open source, says ArduPilot dev Vid The indefatigable Andrew Tridgell popped up at linux.conf.au in new Zealand last week, where he delivered an entertaining presentation on the state of play of porting ArduPilot to Linux.…
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The European Space Agency Builds A Private Cloud Platform With Red Hat

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:00
Red Hat, Inc. , the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that the European Space Agency has developed an on-premise, private cloud infrastructure that offers advanced IT services for the agency’s user communities.
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Valve investigating Steam bug that could evaporate your entire hard drive

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Mon, 01/19/2015 - 14:28
Valve is investigating a particularly nasty bug affecting Steam for Linux that's capable of wiping out both personal PC data and files stored on external storage drives. As detailed by users on Valve's GitHutb Steam for Linux page, it stems from a line of code in steam.sh, which reads ' rm -rf "$STEAMROOT/ ". Normally the command is used when you choose to refresh Steam files -- something that ...
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Valve investigating Steam bug that could evaporate your entire hard drive

Linux Yahoo News Feed - Mon, 01/19/2015 - 12:29
Valve is investigating a particularly nasty bug affecting Steam for Linux that's capable of wiping out both personal PC data and files stored on external storage drives. As detailed by users on Valve's GitHutb Steam for Linux page, it stems from a line of code in steam.sh, which reads ' rm -rf "$STEAMROOT/ ". Normally the command is used when you choose to refresh Steam files -- something that ...
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