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IPFire Hardened Linux Firewall Distribution Is Now Available on Amazon Cloud
(Oct 21, 2018, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

IPFire 2.21 Core Update 124 is now available with Linux kernel, OpenSSH, and Unbound hardening.

How the CISO of Xerox is Improving Security
(Oct 19, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Alissa Johnson knows full well that when it comes to securing a diverse, distributed enterprise like Xerox, there is no one single technology that is sufficient.

How to Password Protect a File in Vim Editor
(Oct 19, 2018, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Vim editor can be called a programmer's text editor.

ShieldX Integrates Intention Engine Into Elastic Security Platform
(Oct 17, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: ShieldX uses containers to deploy a microservices platform that can determine intent to automatically configure and inject security policy.

DMARC Email Security Adoption Soars as US Government Deadline Hits
(Oct 16, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: After a year of effort and preparation, the Department of Homeland Security's 18-01 binding operational directive for the use of DMARC email security goes into effect on Oct. 16.

How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu 18.04
(Oct 16, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linuxize: This tutorial will walk you through the process of setting up your own VPN server by installing and configuring OpenVPN.

Facebook Revises Data Breach Impact Downward, Provides New Details
(Oct 12, 2018, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: There’s some good news from Facebook as the number of users actually impacted by the recent data breach has been reduced and no third-party apps were apparently affected either.

Encrypted Evernote Alternative Turtl v0.7 Includes Rewritten Server, New Spaces Feature
(Oct 10, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: Turtl is a "secure, encrypted Evernote alternative".

How to Customize SSH Settings For Maximum Security
(Oct 09, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Learn how you can customize the SSH configuration file to improve the security of your server.

How to Install Iptables on CentOS 7
(Oct 09, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linuxize: Starting with CentOS 7, FirewallD replaces iptables as the default firewall management tool.

Installation and Usage of Maltrail detection system on Ubuntu 18.04
(Oct 08, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Maltrail is a malicious traffic detection system which utilizes the publicly available spam list/ blacklists of malicious and suspicious trails.

Disable or Enable SSH Root Login and Secure SSH Access in CentOS 7
(Oct 07, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

CentOS comes with root access disabled for the outside world by default.

How to use the SSH and SFTP protocols on your home network
(Oct 06, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: Use the SSH and SFTP protocols to access other devices, efficiently and securely transfer files, and more.

How to Fix 'SSH Too Many Authentication Failures' Error
(Oct 05, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tecmint: Sometimes, while trying to connect to remote systems via SSH, you may encounter the error Received disconnect from x.x.x.x port 22:2: Too many authentication failures'

Linux strace Command Tutorial for Beginners (8 Examples)
(Oct 05, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: The Linux command line offers many tools that are helpful for software developers.

Endpoint Security: It's Way More Complicated than You Think
(Oct 04, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eSecurityPlanet: It takes a number of different security technologies to enable a complete endpoint security stack.

How to Change/Spoof a MAC Address in Ubuntu
(Oct 04, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

As Linux users, we sometimes need to change the MAC address of our network adapters.

Three Critical Resources You Should Use to Harden Your Linux Server
(Oct 04, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 MakeTechEasier: If your Linux server is accessible to the public, you need to know how to protect it.

Google Fixes 26 Vulnerabilities in the Android Security Patch for October 2018
(Oct 03, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Consisting of the 2018-10-01 and 2018-10-05 security patch levels, the Android Security Patch for October 2018 fixes a total of 26 security vulnerability across several components

16 iptables tips and tricks for sysadmins
(Oct 02, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: iptables provides powerful capabilities to control traffic coming in and out of your system.

Web Founder Charts a Solid Future for the Internet
(Oct 01, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Tim Berners-Lee announces a new startup effort called Inrupt which will advance the development of the open-source Solid specification to help restore user control of information.

Securing your PostgreSQL Server built on Linux using built-in features and open source solutions
(Oct 01, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

You may assume that the security of a database server comes with a cost involved in it.

Cybersecurity Research Shows Risks Continue to Rise
(Sep 28, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Vendors and industry associations put out a steady stream of research reports. What do 10 recent reports say about the state of IT security?

How to Create SSH Tunneling or Port Forwarding in Linux
(Sep 26, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Tecmint: SSH tunneling (also referred to as SSH port forwarding) is simply routing local network traffic through SSH to remote hosts

How to Boot Ubuntu 18.04 / Debian 9 Server in Rescue (Single User mode) / Emergency Mode
(Sep 26, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to boot Ubuntu 18.04 and Debian 9 server in rescue and emergency mode.

How to Set Up SSH Keys on Ubuntu 18.04
(Sep 24, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to generate SSH keys on Ubuntu 18.04 machines.

IssueHunt: A New Bounty Hunting Platform for Open Source Software
(Sep 24, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: IssueHunt is a new bounty hunting platform for open source software

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