Rootkits and Linux Security Kernel 2.6 rootkits and the quest for Linux securityAug 01, 2006
Your Linux system may not be so airtight after all. To understand the threats, you need to think like an intruder. We'll show you what the intruders are thinking now about the Linux 2.6 kernel.more »
AppArmor Shutting out intruders with AppArmorAug 01, 2006
When an attacker succeeds in infecting a victim’s system, the attacker inherits the victim’s privileges. App Armor beats the attack by reducing the potential victim’s privileges to a minimum.more »
Linkchecker 3.3 Finding dead web links with LinkcheckerJun 01, 2006
Linkchecker grooms your site to uncover references to missing pages.more »
Phishing and Pharming Pharming, and the threat of identity theftJun 01, 2006
The pharmers and phishers are after your precious financial infor-mation. We’ll show you how to protect your interests.more »
Orca Monitoring Linux performance with OrcaApr 01, 2006
Monitor and troubleshoot Linux system performance with the free and powerful Orca.more »
Charly's Column The Sysadmin’s Daily Grind: MtopJul 01, 2005
It would be great if every MySQL database enjoyed perfect health 24 by 7, but unfortunately, trouble sometimes strikes. A logfile isn’t much help if you are investigating why a database is flooded with requests. Mtop to the rescue.more »
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced an even smaller version of the tiny computer that will fit into a DIMM slot.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.