The Mozilla Foundation has removed at least ten vulnerabilities from its browser, three of which were classified as critical by the developers.more »
Vulnerabilities have been discovered in two major media players for Linux. A Xine-Lib vulnerability also affects Mplayer.more »
Linux distributor Red Hat has released version 8 of the Red Hat Directory Server.more »
The makers of Asterisk, the Open Source phone system, have removed a bug that allowed denial of service attacks under certain circumstances.more »
Oxygen Office Professional 2.3.1 for Windows and Linux fixes a number of bugs.more »
Security researchers Secunia have discovered a vulnerability in StarOffice that gives attackers the ability to execute arbitrary code. The developers of the free counterpart, OpenOffice, removed the problem last week.more »
The latest version of the office suite, version 2.3.1, removes bugs and closes vulnerabilities.more »
Security researchers at Secunia have reported two security bugs in the Rsync synchronization tool and one in the current Linux kernel.more »
Kernel king admits his tone has alienated volunteers, but says the demands of the process require directness.
New flaw in an old encryption scheme leaves the experts scrambling to disable SSL 3
Lennart Poettering wants to change the way Linux developers talk to each other.
Enterprise giant frees itself from ink and home PCs (and visa versa).
Mozilla’s product think tank sinks silently into history.
TODO group will focus on open source tools in large-scale environments.
New tool will look like GParted but support a wider range of storage technologies.
New public key pinning feature will help prevent man-in-the-middle attacks.
Carnegie Mellon researchers say 3 million pages could fall down the phishing hole in the next year.
The US government rolls new best-practice rules for protecting SSH.