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Mar
30th

Happy 20th Anniversary to Mozilla, New pfSense Version, Android HiddenMiner Malware and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 30, 2018. more>>


Mar
29th

Qubes Version 4.0 Released, Purism Laptops Shipping Quickly, New Rust Version 1.25.0 and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 29, 2018. more>>


Mar
23rd

Vivaldi Browser Teams with DuckDuck Go to Enable Private Search, Memory Leak Discovered in GNOME Shell and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 23, 2018. more>>


Mar
22nd

Mozilla Accepting Applications for Internet Fellowships, Node.js Now Available as a Snap, Krita 4.0.0 Released and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 22, 2018. more>>


Mar
21st

New Security Features for Google Cloud Platform, U-Boot Now Includes iSCSI Support and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 21, 2018. more>>


Mar
20th

GStreamer Major Release, OpenBMC Project, Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds Free Mobile Version and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 20, 2018. more>>


Mar
19th

Tails Security Update, Companies Team Up to Cure Open Source License Noncompliance, LG Expanding webOS and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 19, 2018.

Tails 3.6.1 is out, and the release fixes many security holes in 3.6. Update now. more>>


Mar
16th

Security: 17 Things

Author: Susan Sons | Files under syndicated

A list for protecting yourself and others from the most common and
easiest-to-pull-off security crimes.
more>>


Mar
16th

Private Internet Access Goes Open Source, New Raspbian Image Available, Scarlett Johansson Image an Attack Vector on PostgreSQL and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for March 16, 2018. more>>


Mar
15th

Oracle Patches Spectre for Red Hat

Author: Charles Fisher | Files under syndicated

Red Hat’s Spectre remediation currently requires new microcode for a complete fix, which leaves most x86 processors vulnerable as they lack this update. Oracle has released new retpoline kernels which completely remediate Meltdown and Spectre on all compatible CPUs, which I install and test on CentOS here. more>>