The Mozilla Foundation has just released Firefox version 18.104.22.168 which resolves three critical vulnerabilities – but new issues have already reared their ugly heads.more »
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 22.214.171.124 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 »
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.
Klaus Knopper announces the latest version of his iconic Live Linux system.
All websites that use these popular CMS tools could be vulnerable to denial of service attacks if users don't install the updates.
According to a report, many potential victims of the Heartbleed attack have patched their systems, but few have cleaned up the crime scene to protect themselves from the effects of a previous intrusion.
DARPA and NICTA release the code for the ultra-secure microkernel system used in aerial drones.