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Kali Linux 2017.2 Ethical Hacking and Pentesting OS Introduces New Security Tools
(Sep 22, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Kali Linux is the successor of the well-known Debian/Ubuntu-based BackTrack ethical hacking and penetration testing distro

How To Find Vulnerable Packages In Arch Linux
(Sep 21, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Arch-audit is pkg-audit like tool that will help you to find the vulnerable packages in Arch Linux

How to use Let's Encrypt to secure your website
(Sep 19, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Let's Encrypt is easy to use and free -- no wonder it's the most popular Certificate Authority for securing websites.

Ethical Hacking Distro Parrot Security Gets ZFS Support, It's Based on Debian 10
(Sep 19, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Coming two months after the 3.7 update, Parrot Security OS 3.8 introduces updated components and new features.

BlackArch Linux A Pentesting Linux Distribution
(Sep 19, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

When it comes to penetration testing, the best way to go is Linux.

CentOS 7 Server Hardening Guide
(Sep 19, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

With all the vulnerabilities out there, server security hardening has become more important that ever.

How To Install And Setup Utangle Firewall
(Sep 18, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Untangle firewall is  a  lightweight firewall

7 tips for Linux cluster admins to help keep auditors happy
(Sep 18, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Try these strategies to satisfy auditors' requirements without wasting your time or testing your patience.

How to avoid a GDPR compliance audit in a Linux environment
(Sep 18, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

How can CIOs prepare for the impending GDPR privacy regulations? Here are four strategies for Linux environments

Check Point's bogus Windows Subsystem for Linux attack
(Sep 16, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Don't believe the hype, Linux on Windows isn't a new form of malware

Preparing for the Quantum Computing Future with Open-Source Softwar
(Sep 15, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

The coming era of quantum computing will require new technologies and approaches to keep cryptography strong.

How to Secure Nginx with SSL and Let's Encrypt in FreeBSD
(Sep 14, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tecmint: In this guide we;ll discuss how to secure Nginx web server in FreeBSD with TLS/SSL certificates offered for by Let's Encrypt Certificate Authority.

Open Source Summit: Securing IoT is About Avoiding Anti-Patterns
(Sep 13, 2017, 17:38) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: There are a lot of different pitfalls when it comes to IoT security that developers need to avoid.

Linux gets blasted by BlueBorne too
(Sep 13, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: BlueBorne is a set of Bluetooth security holes that just keeps on hitting

Unpatched Open Source Software Flaw Blamed for Massive Equifax Breach
(Sep 12, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 eSecurityPlanet: Was the Equifax breach caused by open-source?

Bluetooth BlueBorne Flaws Expose Billions of Devices to Security Risks
(Sep 12, 2017, 09:04) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: A set of eight security vulnerabilities in widely used Bluetooth stacks used by Microsoft, Google and Linux has been publicly disclosed.

Equifax Breach Potentially Triggered by Apache Struts Vulnerability
(Sep 11, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: A research report identifies a vulnerability in the open-source Apache Struts framework as being the root cause of the massive data breach.

Linus Torvalds Wants Attackers to Join Linux Kernel Development
(Sep 11, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Speaking at the Open Source Summit in LA, Linux creator said he wants hackers to join Linux before they turn to the dark side.

Installing a VPN with Tinc on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
(Sep 11, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Tinc is an open-source VPN daemon that available for a wide range of platforms and has several advantages over similar VPN clients.

Linux Basics: How to hide, lock, encrypt, and secure your files on Linux
(Sep 08, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Hiding, locking, or even encrypting your files and folders on Linux is pretty easy

How to Set Up Two-Factor Authentication in Ubuntu
(Sep 06, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Two-factor authentication adds an extra layer of security to your accounts.

Apache Struts Update Patches Critical Vulnerabilities
(Sep 05, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: Widely used Java framework is once again updating for some highly impactful issues.

Linux 4.13 Kernel Launches With Accelerated Security Feature
(Sep 05, 2017, 12:05) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The fourth new Linux kernel milestone of 2017 is now available, providing improved performance and security features including Kernel Transport Layer Security.

Use Aircrack-ng To Test Your WiFi Password
(Sep 04, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Most people have terrible passwords, and WiFi is no exception.

Bitkey A Linux Distribution Dedicated For Conducting Bitcoin Transactions
(Sep 03, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Are you looking for a dedicated Linux distro for conducting Bitcoin transactions?

How to gain access to a MAC whitelist WiFi network
(Sep 01, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

MAC address whitelisting sounds like a great way to prevent unauthorized access to your wireless network, but it doesn't work.

Securing haproxy & nginx using HTTP headers
(Aug 30, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Simply adding a few HTTP headers to your web servers can increase security

Hardening Docker Hosts with User Namespaces
(Aug 30, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks) Learn how to segregate your host's root user from the root user inside your containers with User Namespaces.

How to Connect to a VPN Automatically on Linux
(Aug 29, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Most Linux distros come with a VPN client for you to connect to VPN manually.

Reduce cookie lifetime in Firefox from the end of time to mere days
(Aug 28, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Why do so many websites cookies expire in 2038?

Linux-based security phone to ship with source code
(Aug 25, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Purism is crowdfunding a security minded "Librem 5" smartphone that runs Linux on an i.MX6 or i.MX8, and offers a 5-inch screen and privacy protections.

This Linux tool could improve the security of IoT devices
(Aug 25, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: Snappy, a software deployment and management system designed by Canonical for the Ubuntu operating system, could be a shortcut to building trusted IoT applications.

How to restrict users access on a Linux machine
(Aug 24, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this tutorial we are going to learn how to restrict access to a Linux machine by interacting with two files

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