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Apr
17th

Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner hacked with glue mould

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

The fingerprint sensor on Samsung’s Galaxy S5 handset has been hacked less than a week after the device went on sale. Berlin-based Security Research Labs fooled the equipment using a mould it had previously created to spoof the sensor on Apple’s iPhone…


Apr
17th

Debian: 2905-1: chromium-browser: Summary

Author: Benjamin D. Thomas | Files under syndicated

Security Report Summary


Apr
17th

OpenStack Icehouse Features a Trove of Open-Source Cloud Updates

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Database-as-a-service technology, live upgrades, storage improvements and federated identity are part of the new open-source cloud platform release.


Apr
17th

Non-Linux FOSS: Angry IP

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

The de facto standard for port scanning always has been the venerable Nmap program. The command-line tool is indeed very powerful, but I’ve only ever seen it work with Linux, and every time I use it, I need to read the man page to figure out the comman…


Apr
17th

Ditch the sync, paddle in the Streem: Upstart offers syncless sharing

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Cloudy upstart Streem is reinventing file sync’n'share by getting rid of the sync. Instead of throwing out everything but the kitchen sink, it’s just throwing out the sync – so to speak.…


Apr
17th

Batten down the hatches, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS due in TWO DAYS

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Ubuntu has announced that the latest long-term support release of its Linux distribution will be available in two days.


Apr
17th

Batten down the hatches, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS due in TWO DAYS

Author: Jack Clark | Files under syndicated

Ubuntu has announced that the latest long-term support release of its Linux distribution will be available in two days.


Apr
17th

Ditch the sync, paddle in the Streem: Upstart offers syncless sharing

Author: Chris Mellor | Files under syndicated

Cloudy upstart Streem is reinventing file sync’n'share by getting rid of the sync. Instead of throwing out everything but the kitchen sink, it’s just throwing out the sync – so to speak.…


Apr
17th

Non-Linux FOSS: Angry IP

Author: Shawn Powers | Files under syndicated

The de facto standard for port scanning always has been the venerable Nmap program. The command-line tool is indeed very powerful, but I’ve only ever seen it work with Linux, and every time I use it, I need to read the man page to figure out the comman…


Apr
16th

OpenStack Icehouse Features a Trove of Open-Source Cloud Updates

Author: Sean Michael Kerner | Files under syndicated

Database-as-a-service technology, live upgrades, storage improvements and federated identity are part of the new open-source cloud platform release.