The installation routine with Version 8 of Lotus Notes for Linux, which was released by IBM in September, leaves a whole bunch of files with read, write and executable permissions set for any user behind on the filesystem.more »
In the past, security bugs in the Xpdf PDF viewer have endangered Linux systems time and again, and projects that use Xpdf code are also affected.more »
The latest version of the Mozilla successor, Seamonkey, removes minor graphics bugs and includes security updates.more »
A vulnerability in the extended text editor GNU Emacs gives local attackers the ability to run arbitrary code.more »
The Mozilla Foundation has departed from its normal release cycle to fix several bugs and the remaining security holes in version 188.8.131.52 of the Firefox web browser.more »
Security researchers at Secunia have discovered a vulnerability in the Cups printing system.more »
The new stable version 1.4.6 of the Liferea newsfeed reader fixes several bugs including a vulnerability.more »
The update for the Mozilla Firefox browser to version 184.108.40.206 does not remove all of the vulnerabilities disclosed in the changelog, and the update introduces some new bugs.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.