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How to disable iptables firewall temporarily in Linux
(Jun 20, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to disable iptables firewall in Linux temporarily for troubleshooting purpose.

Twistlock Extends Container Security to Protect Serverless Functions
(Jun 19, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: John Morello, CTO of Twistlock discusses why security controls are needed for serverless functions

How to Setup Passwordless SSH Login
(Jun 18, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linuxize: In this tutorial we will show you how to setup a SSH key-based authentication and connect to your Linux servers without entering a password.

Use OpenVPN to safely access private AWS resources from Linux clients
(Jun 14, 2018, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Looking for a safe and reliable way to connect remotely with a back-end RDS database instance or AWS-based data that's not public?

Common Firewall Rules and Commands in iptables
(Jun 13, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Iptables contains five tables: raw, filter, nat, mangle and security. Each table consist of chains.

How to Setup UFW Firewall on Ubuntu and Debian
(Jun 12, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

A correctly functioning firewall is one of the most crucial aspects of the overall Linux system security.

OnionShare - Share Files Of Any Size Securely And Anonymously
(Jun 12, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: OnionShare is a free, open source file sharing application that can used to share files or folders of any size securely and anonymously over Internet.

Cryptomator Secures Your Cloud Storage Data (Open Source, Multi-Platform Client-Side Encryption Tool)
(Jun 11, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: Cryptomator is a free and open source software tool that provides client-side encryption for your cloud storage files

How to Install Magento 2 with Nginx and Letsencrypt on Ubuntu 18.04
(Jun 10, 2018, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Magento is a widely used Open Source e-commerce software and content management system for e-commerce websites based on the PHP Zend Framework.

Cisco Continues to Advance Open-Source Snort 3 Network Security Development
(Jun 08, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Marty Roesch, Chief Architect of Cisco's Security Business Group talks about what's next for the open-source Snort intrusion protection platform and why he's still excited to work at Cisco.

LinuxForums.org Hack Exposes 276,000 User Accounts
(Jun 08, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: If you have a LinuxForums.org account, it's recommended you change the password and use a new, unique, random-generated password instead.

Linux passwd Command Tutorial for Beginners (8 Examples)
(Jun 08, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: As a Linux command line user, you should be aware of utilities that help you with user-account management

Severe Flaws Drive Bug Bounty Payout Rise in 2018, Bugcrowd Reports
(Jun 06, 2018, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The average bug bounty awarded on the Bugcrowd platform has risen by 73 percent over the past year, as researchers are finding a larger volume of more severe flaws.

Lynis - Automated Security Auditing tool for Linux Servers
(Jun 05, 2018, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Lynis is a popular security auditing tools for Unix and Linux like systems

An Inside Look at OpenStack Security Efforts
(Jun 04, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: OpenStack is a widely deployed open-source cloud platform, but isn't necessarily secure by default. Learn what leading OpenStack experts said is needed to help make your cloud secure.

Kata Project Seeks to Improve Security with Virtualized Containers
(Jun 04, 2018, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

itprotoday: To understand the basics of what Kata is doing, one has to look no further than the company's tagline, which promises "the speed of containers, the security of VM's.

How To Set Up a Firewall with UFW on Ubuntu 18.04
(Jun 03, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linuxize: A properly configured firewall is one of the most important aspects of the overall system security

BlackArch Linux Ethical Hacking ISOs Refreshed with More Than 60 New Tools
(Jun 01, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

BlackArch Linux 2018.06.01 is now available to download and ships with a lot of goodies

How to Root Your Android Device with Magisk
(May 31, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: When rooting your Android device, tools like Magisk allow you to easily gain complete control over your Android device without the need for complicated hacks.

How to secure ONLYOFFICE with Let's Encrypt and two-factor authentication
(May 30, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Learn how to protect your ONLYOFFICE portal with HTTPS using Let's Encrypt, and with two-factor authentication using Twilio service.

Privacy Plugins for Linux
(May 29, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Protect yourself from privacy-defeating ad trackers and malicious JavaScript with these privacy-protecting plugins.

Why the GDPR Deadline Is the Beginning of a New Privacy Era
(May 25, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK:  Michelle Dennedy, VP and Chief Privacy Officer at Cisco, explains why the GDPR deadline is not like the Y2K deadline.

Navigating the container security ecosystem
(May 25, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

As container adoption increases, security automation will become a critical element of every organization's workflow.

Setup New User and SSH Key Auth. using Ansible on Ubuntu 18.04
(May 25, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Ansible is a simple automation tool that automates software applications deployment, cloud provisioning, and configuration management. I

Bitwarden Password Manager Adds Command Line Vault
(May 25, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: Bitwarden, the secure, open source password managey, added a command line tool to its list of apps you can use to access your passwords

OpenVPN Setup on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux
(May 25, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxConfig: Virtual private network technology makes possible to access safe, private networks by using less secure networks like the internet.

For Red Hat, security is a lifestyle, not a product
(May 24, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Red Hat takes security seriously, you could learn a lot from not only what they do, but from their attitude.

How To Permanently Change The MAC Address On Linux
(May 24, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: Learn how to permanently change / spoof the MAC addresses of network interfaces.

How To Install Kali Linux In Android Phone
(May 24, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Thanks to the Linux deployment team now the great wall separating android users from kali has weakened and fallen.

Creating random, secure passwords in Go
(May 24, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Go's random number generator is a great way to generate difficult-to-guess passwords.

OpenStack Boosts Container Security With Kata Containers 1.0
(May 23, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The 1.0 milestone of Kata containers helps enterprises and cloud service providers protect and isolate cloud workloads all the way down to the bare metal hardware.

What You Need to Know About Cryptocurrency Malware Found on Ubuntu's Snap Store
(May 23, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: On May 11, a user named tarwirdur opened a new issue on the snapcraft.io repository.

Parrot 4.0 Ethical Hacking OS Debuts with MD Raid Support, Stable Sandboxed Apps
(May 22, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Parrot 4.0 is a major release of the GNU/Linux distribution designed for ethical hacking and penetration testing operations.

How to enable remote desktop connections in Ubuntu 18.04
(May 22, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Ubuntu 18.04 makes it simple to enable remote desktop sharing, which should only be turned on when in use.

How to enable an automatic purge of temp files in Ubuntu 18.04
(May 21, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: how to give your Ubuntu 18.04 desktop a boost in privacy by setting up the automatic removal of temporary files and the cleaning of Trash

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