Backup specialist SEP is providing additional parts of its data security software under GPL, including disclosing the SEP file backup format.more »
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 »
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.