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Malware coders adopt DevOps to target smut sites

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 03:01
Linux VXers are aiming below the belt Porn sites may offer Linux devs more than they bargained for after villains behind one of 2014's nastiest malware campaigns changed tactics to hit adult sites with stealthier wares.…
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SURPRISE: Norks Linux disto has security vulns

Sun, 01/11/2015 - 22:16
Red Star turns into death star Well, that didn't take long: mere days after North Korea's Red Star OS leaked to the west in the form of an ISO, security researchers have started exposing its vulnerabilities.…
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No, the Linux leap second bug WON'T crash the web

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 15:16
Fear the fear, not the second There’s a reason space missions don’t launch on the day a leap second is added to international clocks.…
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Latest NORKS Linux and Android distros leak

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 02:02
They've gone TOO FAR this time with Mac OS and Angry Birds ripoffs The latest copy of North Korea's in-house Red Star Linux has leaked to the internet and it looks a lot like OS X, computer science graduate Will Scott says.…
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Linux Foundation Announces Keynote and Session Lineup for Collaboration Summit 2015

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 16:01
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced the keynote speakers for The Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit to be held February 18-20, ...
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New Linux Foundation Members Span Diverse Market Segments

Tue, 01/06/2015 - 13:30
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced that IIX Inc., Micron Technology, Inc., and Planisys are joining ...
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IIX Joins the Linux Foundation

Tue, 01/06/2015 - 13:30
IIX Inc., the global software-defined interconnection company, today announced that it has joined the Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative ...
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Arynga Is Embarking on a Next Generation Software Over-The-Air (SOTA) Project in Collaboration with a Major Automotive ...

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 13:00
Arynga, Inc. an innovator and leader in the delivery of intelligent vehicle software management solutions, is jointly leading a group within the Linux Foundation’s Automotive Grade Linux project with a major automotive OEM to create an Open Source Proof of Concept that will be demonstrated at the 5th GENIVI Alliance CES Showcase from 6:00-8:30 PM at the Trump Towers in Las Vegas, CA, Jan.
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3 easy Linux alternatives for Windows XP refugees who don't want a new PC

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 00:14
Windows XP's refugees have two choices on April 8, when Microsoft stops supporting the decade-old operating system ( for consumers , anyway). This is assuming a new PC with a new operating system (even Windows 7 ) is, for whatever reason, out of the question. They could cling desperately to their old Windows XP system and face what could be a hacker feeding frenzy , something we don't recommend ...
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Linux gaming revolution continues as XCOM: Enemy Unknown, all add-ons hit Linux

Sun, 01/04/2015 - 22:39
The mass migration of big-name triple-A games to Linux continues, as publishers rush to have top titles available for the 2015 launch of Valve's SteamOS operating system . On Thursday, Feral Interactive announced that the blockbuster XCOM: Enemy Unknown is now available for Linux, as is all of its add-on content--including the large XCOM: Enemy Within expansion. The base game is $30 on Steam ...
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How can I uninstall Windows XP?

Sun, 01/04/2015 - 07:48
A reader asks Rick Maybury how to remove Windows XP from his laptop before installing Linux
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Heartbleed prompts joint vendor effort to boost OpenSSL, security

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 01:26
Reeling from the Heartbleed security fiasco, major IT vendors including Microsoft, IBM, Intel, Google and Cisco are backing a Linux Foundation initiative designed to boost open source projects considered critical to the industry. Under the Core Infrastructure Initiative, these and other tech vendors such as Fujitsu, Facebook, NetApp, Rackspace and VMware will support open source projects with ...
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Linux to the rescue! How Ubuntu can help a computer in distress

Tue, 12/30/2014 - 18:35
This may sound like sacrilege, but it's not: Ubuntu Linux can be useful even if you're a hardcore Windows user. That's because there's no way to boot a full Windows system from a USB stick to troubleshoot your PC--well, not without an Enterprise version of Windows and Windows To Go --but anyone can make a free Ubuntu USB drive, CD, or DVD. A Ubuntu live drive can be used as a digital Swiss army ...
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Proprietary firmware poses a security threat, Ubuntu founder says

Tue, 12/30/2014 - 17:55
Mark Shuttleworth, the founder of the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution, believes proprietary and unverifiable firmware code poses a serious security threat to users and he encourages hardware manufacturers to implement support for their innovations through the Linux kernel instead. "If you read the catalogue of spy tools and digital weaponry provided to us by Edward Snowden, you'll see that ...
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Joyent offers Canonical-customized Ubuntu as a cloud service

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 21:15
Joyent wants to bring Linux into its fold of advanced computing cloud services, and has started offering an enterprise-supported version of the Canonical Ubuntu distribution that has been modified to take advantage of Joyent's infrastructure. "The two companies actually complement each other, from an engineering perspective," said Bryan Cantrill, Joyent senior vice president of engineering ...
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Speedy attack targets Web servers with outdated Linux kernels

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 14:40
Web servers running a long-outdated version of the Linux kernel were attacked with dramatic speed over two days last week, Cisco Systems said on Thursday. All the affected servers were running the 2.6 version, first released in December 2003, of the Linux kernel, which is the core of the operating system. Most were running a 2.6 Linux kernel version released in 2007 or earlier, wrote Martin Lee ...
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Bitwig Studio on Linux: Can one top-tier app change the game?

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 09:04
Face it Linux users--if Microsoft Office, Photoshop, and other popular applications were available for your platform, your club would be a lot less exclusive. No disrespect to the Linux development community, which does some stellar work, but that's the cold, hard truth in the consumer space. That's also why the Ubuntu Linux (64-bit) release of a top-tier music creation application by the name ...
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CoreOS Linux distro lands on the Google Cloud Platform

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 22:41
CoreOS, a new lightweight Linux distribution customized for massive server deployments, has found a home on the Google Cloud Platform, giving organizations an easy way to test and use the software for their clusters and distributed computer programs. CoreOS will be offered in the Google cloud alongside other Linux distributions such as Debian, Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Suse. Two Rackspace ...
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OpenStack chair: Linux at the cutting edge of the cloud

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 19:49
The cloud-dominated world of modern IT is the perfect breeding ground for the spread of Linux in particular and open-source software in general, according to the man responsible for guiding one of the most important open-source projects. SUSE director of industry initiatives and open-source Alan Clark is also the chair of the OpenStack Foundation. Speaking Monday at the Linux Enterprise End-User ...
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How to defend against the latest Android kernel flaw

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 23:52
Companies should be on the lookout for exploits of a troubling vulnerability in the Linux kernel that exists in nearly every popular mobile device running Android, experts say. Cybercriminals are likely to target the flaw with malware soon, given the relative simplicity of developing an exploit. Their job has been made easier by the release this week of a rooting tool called TowelRoot . [ F ...
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