Virtual Admin Tools for managing virtual environmentsDec 31, 2008
This month we examine techniques for deploying and managing virtual systems.more »
PHP The EXPERT’s VOIce® in Open Source PHP Objects, Patterns, and Practice Chapter 2: PHP and ObjectsDec 21, 2008
Objects were not always a key part of the PHP project. In fact, they have been described as an afterthought by PHP’s designers. As afterthoughts go, this one has proved remarkably resilient. In this chapter, I introduce coverage
of objects by summarizing the development of PHP’s object-oriented features.
The TangoCMS project has released version 2.2.0 of its web page content management system. Central to the release is resolving some security issues.more »
Red Hat president and CEO Jim Whitehurst sees opportunities for open source firms that might be putting undue burden on their dwindling IT departments because of the current economic downturn.more »
Seamless Integration Intro Expert techniques for living with WindowsNov 30, 2008
Yes, you can do that with Linux… Even if you want to live in an open source world, it's still full of Windows. This month we study strategies for Windows integration.more »
Top Ten Tops We pick the top ten Top toolsNov 30, 2008
The famous Unix admin utility known as Top has many imitators. We take a look at some of the top Top tools.more »
Security Lessons (Almost) undetectable hardware-based rootkitsNov 30, 2008
We look at the history of the rootkit, including its newest incarnation, the DR RootKit.more »
Mozilla’s script blocker add-on could be putting malware sites on the whitelist.
The Internet community officially banishes the notoriously unsafe Secure Sockets Layer protocol.
Popular desktop environment continues the Gnome 2 legacy – with new support for the Gnome 3 toolkit.
The Obama White House has issued a memorandum telling all US government agencies they must use HTTPS for all websites and web communication.
New program will dial up security for the Firefox browser.
Red Hat's community distro embraces the cloud.
New partnership will bring more and better CS training to US schools
Criminals offer online help over Tor network
Sophisticated malware is still present on Joomla and WordPress sites around the world.
Future versions of Ubuntu's code service will support the popular Git version control system used with Linux and other open source projects.