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Linux Top 3: Raspberry Pi B+, CentOS 7 and RHEL 5.11
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Dumping an open source Honeypot on Rachel: FTC reloads on liquidating robocallers
(Jul 20, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: FTC sets rules for second robocall challenge at DEF CON

Google Chrome 36 Brings Web Components to the Browser
(Jul 17, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Google is out with a new version of its Chrome web browser, providing users with new features and security fixes for over two dozen vulnerabilities.

Are TrueCrypt Users Screwed?
(Jul 16, 2014, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)

 eSecurityPlanet: When developers of the TrueCrypt disk encryption program warned the open source project was insecure, it left users hanging.

How to use public PCs safely with Linux
(Jul 16, 2014, 14:00) (7 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Public PCs aren't safe, so what's a PC user to do? Carry a Linux distribution on a USB stick in their backpocket of course!

Understanding Linux Security : /etc/passwd & /etc/shadow file
(Jul 09, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NextStep4IT: No system is complete without some form of security.

How to set up two-factor authentication for SSH login on Linux
(Jul 09, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: With many high-profile password leaks nowadays, there is a lot of buzz in the industry on "multi-factor" authentication.

Open source tool could sniff out most heavily censored websites
(Jul 08, 2014, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: Georgia Tech researchers are seeking the assistance of website operators to help better understand which sites are being censored and then figure out how to get around such restricted access by examining the data collected.

Manage two factor authentication in your serverfarm with privacyIDEA easily
(Jul 05, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: privacyIDEA is a modular solution for two factor authentication especially with OTP tokens.

How Is Securing Itself and Its Users With Open Source
(Jul 05, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Finding and fixing bugs is a lot easier when the bug-finding process is crowdsourced and the underlying technology is open source.

NSA: Linux Journal is an "extremist forum" and its readers get flagged for extra surveillance
(Jul 04, 2014, 22:00) (5 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: has published the relevant XKEYSCORE source code, and if you look closely at the rule definitions, you will see* listed alongside Tails and Tor.

PHP Fixes OpenSSL Flaws in New Releases
(Jul 04, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

ThreatPost: The PHP Group has released new versions of the popular scripting language that fix a number of bugs, including two in OpenSSL.

How to Use Parental Controls on Ubuntu Linux
(Jul 03, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechSource: A quick way to block particular site(s) on your Ubuntu desktops is by making changes to the 'hosts' file.

Netflix open sources its Amazon cloud security enforcer
(Jul 03, 2014, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: Security Monkey keeps Netflix’s cloud safe, and can do the same for yours.

What the Blackphone Means for Mobile Security
(Jul 02, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The new secure Android phone has arrived, but what does it say about Android itself and what can security-conscious individuals do to get the same security today?

Get OpenVPN up and running, enjoy your privacy
(Jun 30, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Parabing: We are fanatic supporters of privacy.

freeOTP — an open source solution for authentication soft tokens
(Jun 29, 2014, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Fedora Magazine: freeOTP is a soft token authenticator that can be used for two-factor authentication,

kSar sar grapher: A Graphical interface for sysstat sar data
(Jun 28, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 blacmoreops: sysstat sar provides command line based monitoring data.

Using pass to Manage Your Passwords on Fedora
(Jun 24, 2014, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Fedora Magazine: At this point, I have more usernames and passwords to juggle than any person should ever have to deal with

Use ModSecurity to protect web applications against zero-day exploits
(Jun 24, 2014, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wazi: Security administrators can deploy ModSecurity, an open source web server module that works as an application-layer firewall to block malicious queries toward web resources.

5 Free Tools for Compliance Management
(Jun 24, 2014, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: Most IT pros consider compliance a hassle. Yet the tools of compliance can empower security technologies and simplify risk management. Better yet, some of those tools are free.

How to configure openSSH server?
(Jun 23, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 blackmoreops: You can use your Android phone, remote computer, iPAD or anything to login to a SSH server and execute command as if you're sitting on that workstation.

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