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Do You Really Need Antivirus Software on Linux?
(Jan 23, 2020, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux can get viruses, but you don't need an antivirus?!

How To Limit User's Access To The Linux System
(Jan 20, 2020, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Using Restricted Shell, we can easily limit user's access to the Linux system.

dnf-automatic - Install Security Updates Automatically in CentOS 8
(Jan 20, 2020, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

You can manually apply security patches on your CentOS 8 system, but it is much easier as a system administrator to configure automatic updates.

Root User in Ubuntu: Important Things You Should Know
(Jan 17, 2020, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: Root user is essential to any Linux distribution

Wind River acquires Star Lab to improve its Linux security
(Jan 16, 2020, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wind River is beefing up its security as its devices face an increasingly networked world.

IPFire Linux Firewall Distribution Improves Its Intrusion Prevention System
(Jan 16, 2020, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

IPFire 2.23 Core Update 139 is the latest release of the Linux-based firewall distribution

Securing Kubernetes: Bug bounty program
(Jan 15, 2020, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Want to help lock down Kubernetes and make some money while you're at it? The Cloud Native Computing Foundation has a new bug bounty program for you.

systemd service sandboxing and security hardening 101
(Jan 15, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

systemd enable services to run with a whole suite of hardening and sandboxing features from the Linux kernel.

How AppArmor can protect your Linux system
(Jan 12, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: AppArmor is a Linux-kernel security module that offers unique benefits.

Google Releases Android 10 Security Patch for January 2020, 40 Flaws Patched
(Jan 10, 2020, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Consisting of the 2020-01-01 and 2020-01-05 security patch levels, the Android Security Patch for January 2020 is here to patch a total of 40 security vulnerabilities

Privacy-Focused Tails OS 4.2 Improves Automatic Upgrades, Adds Tor Browser 9.0.3
(Jan 10, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tails 4.2 also comes with several new command-line tools that are being used by SecureDrop users to analyze the metadata of leaked documents

Taking a Service Mesh Approach to Kubernetes Runtime Security
(Jan 06, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Across the cloud native landscape, the term Service Mesh has been increasingly used in recent years as a technology approach that can help scale Kubernetes and reduce its complexity

Kali Linux Will No Longer Have The Default Root User
(Jan 06, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: Kali Linux will no longer run everything as root anymore.

How to Install and Use Angry IP Network Scanner on Linux
(Jan 06, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: This tutorial can help to you scan a given network.

How to use dnscrypt-proxy to secure DNS queries in Linux
(Jan 03, 2020, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

This article describes how to install and configure dnscrypt-proxy to use DNSCrypt and DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) with DNSSEC.

Redirect HTTP to HTTPS in Apache
(Jan 02, 2020, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

If you are a website owner or system administrator, chances are that you're dealing with Apache on a regular basis

Prime Numbers, Encryption and the Linux Factor Command
(Dec 31, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Discussion on how prime numbers and factorization play a strong role in encryption we use every day.

BlackArch Linux Ethical Hacking OS Gets First 2020 Release with 120 New Tools
(Dec 31, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Packed with more than 120 new penetration testing and ethical hacking tools, the BlackArch Linux 2020.01.01 release is powered by Linux kernel 5.4.6

How Nitrux is Changing the Traditional Linux Scenario [Interview]
(Dec 31, 2019, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: Nitrux Linux founder Uri Herrera shares how Nitrux is adding a new dimension to Linux scene

Understanding the /etc/shadow File
(Dec 30, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

The /etc/shadow file keeps records about encrypted users' passwords, as well as other passwords related information.

SSH ProxyCommand example: Going through one host to reach another server
(Dec 30, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

nixcraft: How do I use and jump through one server to reach another using ssh on a Linux or Unix-like systems?

Secure Debian with ClamAV Antivirus
(Dec 29, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how you can install and use ClamAV and ClamTK GUI to scan Debian for viruses.

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