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  1. Canonical Names Ubuntu Linux 17.04 'Zesty Zapus'Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Slashdot

    "Linux distributions and silly names go together like peanut butter and jelly," notes BetaNews. BrianFagioli writes: One of the most well-known Linux distributions to use funny names is Ubuntu.


  2. pyclblas 0.8.3Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Python

    ... ###Resources * Documentation is available at * Linux binaries and source packages are available at the project's [PyPI ...


  3. pwclip 0.2.8Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Python

    ... its replaced by the previously copied value. The second operating mode does currently only work (and so far tested) on Linux due to gpg4win limitation. It can be used to create a ~/.pwdcrypt file which is gpg encrypted text using either the value of ...


  4. pwclip 0.2.5Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Python

    ... buffer bevore its replaced by the previously copied value. The second added operating mode does currently only work on Linux (as so far tested) due to gpg4win limitation. It can be used to create a ~/.pwdcrypt file which is gpg encrypted text using ...


  5. [TORRENT] SalentOS-Luppiu-1.0.1-2-amd64.isoRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | LinuxTracker

    SalentOS is an Ubuntu-based GNU/Linux distribution that uses Openbox as window manager.


  6. Linux users warned over serious vulnerability affecting many versionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    A serious Linux bug that affects many versions of the platform is being exploited by hackers in the wild, according to security experts. The bug has been present for at least nine years, and despite not allowing remote code execution without further exploits, it's being taken seriously as it's present in the Linux kernel at the heart of many forks of Linux.


  7. Serious Dirty COW bug leaves millions of Linux users vulnerable to attackRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BetaNews

    A vulnerability discovered in the Linux kernel has been present for nine years, and users are being advised to seek out and install a patch as soon as they possibly can. Dubbed Dirty COW, the bug is a privilege escalation vulnerability which can be found in just about every Linux distro out there.


  8. October Week 3Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | I programmer

    ... it you would now be looking around for a replacement. The newly announced JS Foundation, formed with help from the Linux Foundation is an expansion of the jQuery foundation. Intended as an umbrella project to support the JavaScript ecosystem, the JS ...


  9. Deja vuRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Free Dictionary

    ... the website. DjVu is supported by a number of multi-format document viewers and e-book reader software on Linux ( Okular , Evince ), Android (VuDroid), Windows (SumatraPDF), iOS (Stanza), and BlackBerry OS (DjVuBB). Due to its declared ...


  10. Canonical now offers live kernel patching for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS usersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    Canonical has announced its 'Livepatch Service' which any user can enable on their current installations to eliminate the need for rebooting their machine after installing an update for the Linux kernel. With the release of Linux 4.0, users have been able to update their kernel packages without rebooting, however, Ubuntu will be the first distribution to offer this feature for free.


  11. pwclip 0.2.2Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Python

    The first yubikey found on system and the first slot, configured with challenge-response, will be used. Linux , Windows and OSX is supported.


  12. Apache #Hadoop and #BigData Standards | @CloudExpo #IoT #M2M #BI #MLRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Java Developer's Journal

    ... ever-important enterprise. John Mertic is Director of Program Management for ODPi and Open Mainframe Project at The Linux Foundation. Previously, he was director of business development software alliances at Bitnami. He comes from a PHP and Open ...


  13. Linux Foundation Spurs JavaScript DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TechNewsWorld

    ... IT and Business Decision Makers. 99% accuracy and satisfaction guaranteed. No registration required to learn more. The Linux Foundation earlier this week announced the addition of the JS Foundation as a Linux Foundation project. The move is an ...


  14. Launches New Cloud Hosting Service With an Exclusive One-Click InstallerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... exclusive One-Click Install (OCI) Cloud Servers will have dedicated 24/7 technical support led by a team of expert Linux administrators with over 15 years of average experience. The main features of their OCI Cloud Servers are the lightning-fast ...


  15. 'Dirty Cow' Linux Vulnerability FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    The operating system that lies at the core of most servers on the internet and most smartphones has a critical vulnerability which has existed, unnoticed, for nine years. Called "Dirty Cow" , the bug allows an attacker to gain privilege escalation on the Linux kernel.


  16. Form:EntryRead the original story

    23 hrs ago |

    Before adding a new entry to the Free Software Directory , please make sure that entry does not already exist by first using the Search box. Programs added to the FSD must be useful free software and it must run on a completely free OS such as GNU/Linux.


  17. Dirty COW Linux vulnerability has existed for nine yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | TechTarget

    A Linux vulnerability called 'Dirty COW' has existed in the Linux kernel for nine years and allowed attackers to gain root access to virtually all Linux systems. A dangerous Linux zero-day flaw has been found to be lurking in the Linux kernel for the past nine years and experts said there is no way to detect when the vulnerability has been used in an attack.


  18. Red Hat, Mirantis Unveil Telco Alliances Over OpenStackRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CNet News

    ... certification and joint offerings, including certifying Ericsson's portfolio of solutions on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Red Hat OpenStack Platform; and Ericsson will expand its network-functions virtualization (NFV) infrastructure to include Red ...


  19. Sonatype Adds JavaScript Intelligence to its Nexus PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNet News

    ... phase of the software lifecycle; and Sonatype's contribution to the JavaScript ecosystem comes the same week that the Linux Foundation introduced the JS Foundation as a Linux Foundation Project. The JS Foundation's goal is to serve as the center of ...


  20. 'Most Serious' Linux Privilege-Escalation Bug Ever Is Under Active ExploitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slashdot

    Reader operator_error shares an ArsTechnica report: A serious vulnerability that has been present for nine years in virtually all versions of the Linux operating system is under active exploit, according to researchers who are advising users to install a patch as soon as possible . While CVE-2016-5195, as the bug is cataloged, amounts to a mere privilege-escalation vulnerability rather than a more serious code-execution vulnerability, there are several reasons many researchers are taking it extremely seriously.