Charly's Column The Sysadmin's Daily Grind: FireHOLOct 31, 2008
If you don't have time to tinker with complicated firewall rules, you might want to check out the clever FireHOL approach.more »
Security Lessons The soft chewy center of the InternetSep 30, 2008
Are your systems secure against DNS attacks? We'll show you why they matter and help you determine whether you are vulnerable.more »
Yoggie Gatekeeper Pico This Linux on a stick protects Windows computersAug 31, 2008
This Linux computer on a USB stick acts as a tiny mobile firewall.more »
NuFW and Edenwall Firewall-based authentication with EdenwallJun 19, 2008
Instead of granting access by address, the NuFW Netfilter module provides identity-based authentication. The Edenwall firewall appliance comes with built-in NuFW technology.more »
Expert Security Intro Staying one step ahead of the intrudersMay 31, 2008
Internet intruders have many ingenious ways of escalating privileges and hiding their presence once they get inside your system. The best protection is to keep them out in the cold.more »
A full-fledged Linux computer on a USB stick: Yoggie uses this astonishing hardware trick to protect Windows machines against Web-based attacks. But there are some things that do not work as intended by the developers as an exhaustive test in Linux Magazine #94 / September will reveal. Just a few simple tricks were all it took to work around the firewall.more »
Securing Your Systems Protecting your systems against bad guysMay 23, 2008
We'll show you how the lessons learned in the 1980s movie "The Karate Kid" can be applied to securing your systems.more »
Mozilla’s script blocker add-on could be putting malware sites on the whitelist.
The Internet community officially banishes the notoriously unsafe Secure Sockets Layer protocol.
Popular desktop environment continues the Gnome 2 legacy – with new support for the Gnome 3 toolkit.
The Obama White House has issued a memorandum telling all US government agencies they must use HTTPS for all websites and web communication.
New program will dial up security for the Firefox browser.
Red Hat's community distro embraces the cloud.
New partnership will bring more and better CS training to US schools
Criminals offer online help over Tor network
Sophisticated malware is still present on Joomla and WordPress sites around the world.
Future versions of Ubuntu's code service will support the popular Git version control system used with Linux and other open source projects.