Researchers at the University of Masaryk in Brno, Czech Republic, have detected a botnet that can hit Linux routers and DSL modems.more »
PC-BSD, the FreeBSD-based free desktop platform, is available in version 8.0.more »
A new alert system should warn Ubuntu users via micro-blogging about potentially harmful updates.more »
The NagAconda Python tool helps when writing plugins for the Nagios monitoring tool and is available in its first open release.more »
Linux Pro Magazine met the author of numerous standard works in informatics and the most famous Linux critic at the Fosdem in Brussels.more »
CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge -- CAcert CAcert -- community based certificate authorityJan 29, 2010
CAcert is among the 15 projects that will present their work at CeBIT, offering community based security certificates.more »
CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge -- IPFire IPFire -- firewall distributionJan 29, 2010
IPFire is among the 15 projects that will present their work at CeBIT, offering an open source firewall distribution.more »
The Universal Password Manager (UPM) is now also available in an Android version 1.0.more »
New release comes with better semantic search and improvements to Kontact.
Annual code quality report shows FOSS is more secure at all project size levels.
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.