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Meet Karmbian, an ARM Linux Distro for Ethical Hackers Based on Kali Linux and Armbian
(Jul 31, 2020, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Launched just a few days ago, Karmbian is a Kali Linux based distribution optimized for ARM devices.

BootHole and Seven Other Vulnerabilities Patched in GRUB2, Update Your Distros Now
(Jul 30, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Developers from several popular GNU/Linux distributions coordinated the release of updates for the GRUB2 bootloader, which is used in almost all distros to allow users to patch their systems against no less than eight security vulnerabilities.

IBM Launches Fully Homomorphic Encryption (FHE) Toolkit for Linux
(Jul 29, 2020, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Previously available for macOS and iOS, IBM's Fully Homomorphic Encryption toolkit is now available on Linux too.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.3 Enters Beta with Improved Security, New System Roles
(Jul 28, 2020, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.3 promises to be yet another hefty update to the latest Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 operating system series, improving IT security and compliance with new security profiles, updating the developer tools, and adding new Red Hat Enterprise Linux System Roles to enforce remote work strategies.

Instagram OSINT with python tools
(Jul 28, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Progressing in my journey as a beginner hacker, I decided to share some useful tools in Instagram OSINT.

Using the Shred Command to Securely Delete Files in Linux
(Jul 28, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to use the Shred command to overwrite and securely delete files in Linux so they cannot be easily recovered.

Red Hat Insights: compliance
(Jul 27, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Latest IPFire Linux Firewall Release Adds Security Updates, Support for More Hardware
(Jul 26, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

IPFire 2.25 Core Update 147 includes a recent version of the Squid web proxy software that was patched against HTTP Request Smuggling and Poisoning attacks (CVE-2020-15049).

How to Limit File Upload Size in Nginx
(Jul 25, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

How to limit user file upload size in Nginx to prevent some types of denial-of-service (DOS) attacks and many other related issues.

Google reportedly keeps tabs on usage of rival Android apps to develop competitors
(Jul 24, 2020, 17:00) (0 talkbacks)

Data has been used to monitor usage on Gmail’s competitors, sources claim.

Server-Oriented Omarine 7.0 Linux OS Released with Enhanced Security
(Jul 22, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Omarine 7.0 implements a new security policy to enhance the overall security of the operating system and make it easier to use SELinux.

Red Hat Insights: Vulnerability management
(Jul 22, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

A look into the Vulnerability service on your Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems to assess and monitor the status of security vulnerabilities.

Could Your Router Be The Biggest Security Flaw in Your Linux System?
(Jul 20, 2020, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Is your home router leaving your network vulnerable to attack? New research suggests that this worrisome scenario is more likely than you may have thought.

How to Restrict Network Access Using FirewallD
(Jul 17, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

As a Linux user, you can opt either to allow or restrict network access to some services or IP addresses using the firewalld firewall which is native to CentOS/RHEL 8 and most RHEL based distributions such as Fedora.

Top Tips for Securing Your Linux System in 2020
(Jul 14, 2020, 17:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux servers are at greater risk than ever. Here are our top tips for optimizing the security of your Linux system in this ever-evolving threat environment.

Claws Mail 3.17.6 Released with Phishing URL Warning, More Privacy Options
(Jul 13, 2020, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Claws Mail 3.17.6 is here to implement a new Phishing warning that will prompt users whenever they copy a phishing URL, in addition to clicking a phishing URL.

How to Secure and Harden OpenSSH Server
(Jul 07, 2020, 17:00) (0 talkbacks)

To be on the safe side, the use of SSH passwordless authentication is highly encouraged.

Canonical Outs Important Linux Kernel Security Updates for All Supported Ubuntu Releases
(Jul 06, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

The most important security issue fixed in this new Linux kernel update was discovered in the SELinux network label handling implementation by Matthew Sheets.

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