Even tried and trusted configurations that have proved their value through the years can be tripped up by special cases – for example, all of your users logging in with the same IP address. Experienced administrators and Bash aficionados will then enable debugging and launch a systematic search for configuration errors.more »
Security Lessons: cgroups and LXC Fleet and flexible cgroups and Linux ContainersAug 03, 2011
The big virtualization tools like KVM and Xen can’t compete on a small scale with resource-spare cgroups and Linux Containers.more »
The Wireshark free network sniffer rolls out 1.6 release with advanced features.more »
Supermicro announces its SSE-X24S, a new high-performance, 10Gb Ethernet switch.more »
PHP Shell and Shell in a Box PHP Shell: Muscle PlayMay 17, 2011
Firewalls often block shell access for remote users on a corporate network or at an Internet cafe. Luckily, tools like PHP Shell and Shell in a Box put the shell in a browser window.more »
Security Lessons: Bufferbloat Will cheap RAM break the Internet?Apr 29, 2011
An abundance of buffers hides the Internet’s dirty little secret.more »
Charly's Column: tcpflow and HugeURL tcpflow and HugeURLApr 29, 2011
First the fun, then the pleasure: This month, we look at a TCP that administrators have to take seriously, followed by some URL fun.more »
Red Hat announces IBM, Accenture, Alfresco, Cisco, HP and Intel representatives are scheduled to deliver keynotes at the seventh annual Red Hat Summit and JBoss World, May 3-6, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts.more »
But if you are not using the latest Linux kernel, your system is insecure.
Home routers will give room for custom firmware but still comply with FCC rules
Frank Karlitschek will continue to lead the open source ownCloud project
“Xenial Xerus” comes with a new packages format and several improvements for the enterprise.
Linux users can now download and install the Windows code editor
New initiative will address security and interoperability concerns around container technology.
Developers can use RHEL as a development platform without a subscription fee.
Windows users will soon have native access to the Bash shell.
Improvements to SMTP will provide better guarantee of confidentiality
Graphics vendor embraces new reality in Linux graphics