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  1. Federico LucifrediRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | InformationWeek

    Federico Lucifredi is a Product Management Director working on Ceph Storage at Red Hat. He was previously the Ubuntu Server PM at Canonical, notably for 14.04 LTS, and the Linux "Systems Management Czar" at SUSE.

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  2. Xen Project's MirageOS Expands its Ecosystem in Latest ReleaseRead the original story

    24 min ago | Information Technology

    The new version includes support and tooling that allows MirageOS unikernels to target additional hypervisors such as KVM and FreeBSD's bhyve. MirageOS 3.0 also provides building blocks that can be used within traditional applications for advanced features and capabilities like out-of-the-box VPN support in native applications.

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  3. Kodi 17.0 / 17.1 RC1Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | VideoHelp.com

    Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker or buy PlayOn :) Kodi is an award-winning free and open source software media player and entertainment hub that can be installed on Linux, OSX, Windows, iOS, and Android, featuring a 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls.

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  4. Open Source Security Provider Black Duck is the Leader in Independent ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    Feb. 23, 2017 - Black Duck, the global leader in securing and managing open source software, was named the leader in The Forrester Wavea : Software Composition Analysis, Q1 2017 , which was released today. In Forrester's comprehensive, 38-criteria evaluation of "the six providers that matter most and how they stack up," Black Duck was the only company placed in the Wave's "leader" classification.

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  5. mpf 0.33.0.dev11Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Python

    The Mission Pinball Framework is an open source, cross-platform, Python-based software framework for powering real pinball machines. MPF is written in Python.

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  6. What WTTX Can DeliverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Light Reading

    Cisco's Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company's Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he's bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators. Six different communications service providers join to debate their visions of the future CSP, following a landmark presentation from AT&T on its massive virtualization efforts and a look back on where the telecom industry has been and where it's going from two industry veterans.

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  7. MirageOS 3.0 Looks Beyond Xen for the Unikernel FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNet News

    Linux Foundation backed Xen Project helps to advance the state of MirageOS unikernel operating system with a new release that now supports the KVM hypervisor. The open-source MirageOS unikernel project reached a major milestone on Feb. 23, with the launch of MirageOS 3.0. The basic idea behind a unikernel is that it is a highly-optimized and purpose-built, operating system that can help to enable efficient operation and delivery of applications.

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  8. Analysys Mason Talks About the Future of Digital OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Light Reading

    The future of digital operations has three key aspects: 1. Highly automated operations for both service and network; 2. Highly converged BSS/OSS for business and resources; 3. Highly merged management and control for real-time cloud native operations. Cisco's Conrad Clemson, recently promoted to head up the company's Service Provider Apps & Platforms developments, talks to Light Reading's Founder and CEO Steve Saunders about how he's bringing cloud video, mobile and virtualization together to empower network operators.

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  9. Google has broken SHA-1 encryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BetaNews

    After two years of research, Google has shown that it has successfully broken SHA-1 encryption. The company is yet to release details of how it achieved the first SHA-1 "collision", but has released a proof of concept.

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  10. 11-year-old Linux kernel local privilege escalation flaw discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Rational Review

    "Another privilege-escalation vulnerability has been discovered in Linux kernel that dates back to 2005 and affects major distro[s] of the Linux operating system, including Redhat, Debian, OpenSUSE, and Ubuntu. Over a decade old Linux Kernel bug has been discovered by security researcher Andrey Konovalov in the DCCP implementation using Syzkaller, a kernel fuzzing tool released by Google."

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  11. Largest network merger in open source history creates new ONAP ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Aurora Era-Banner

    The merger sees open source ECOMP and Open Orchestrator Project come together to create the new Open Network Automation Platform Project. The new project has some formidable names driving it forward, with operators such as AT&T working with a who's who of network leaders including Cisco, Ericsson, Huawei, IBM, Intel, Nokia, Orange and VMware.

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  12. Windows botnet spreads Mirai malwareRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BetaNews

    Security researchers from Kaspersky Lab are currently investigating the first Windows-based spreader for the Mirai malware, something that can have huge implications for companies that invested heavily in IoT. The spreader was apparently built by someone with "more advanced skills" than those that had created the original Mirai malware.

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  13. Linux's decade-old flaw: Major distros move to patch serious kernel bugRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | LinuxSecurity.com

    Numerous Linux distributions are patching a serious flaw that has remained unnoticed in the kernel since about 2005. The so-called double-free bug in the Linux kernel has been or is in the process of being patched by CoreOS, RedHat, Canonical, Debian and other Linux distributions.

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  14. Open Source Software.A Quick FAQRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... to the "copyleft" requirements as noted, you should nevertheless be aware that your use/distribution of open source software is going to almost certainly going to show up in due diligence questionnaires and in representations and warranties that you ...

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  15. Google, Dutch institute crack key internet security standardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    A collaboration between Google's research unit and a Dutch institute on Thursday cracked a widely used cryptographic technology that has been one of the key building blocks of internet security. The algorithm, known as Secure Hash Algorithm 1 or SHA-1, is currently used to verify the integrity of digital files and signatures that secure credit card transactions as well as Git open-source software repositories.

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  16. UVA Gets $2.5 Million to Target Mysteries of Duchenne Muscular DystrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC29

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Feb. 23, 2017 Duchenne muscular dystrophy affects 1 in 3,500 boys, stealing their ability to walk by age 12 and typically killing them by their mid-20s. Doctors know what causes the muscle-wasting disease, but, frustratingly, experimental treatments consistently fail.

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  17. How to install Arch Linux on VirtualBoxRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HowtoForge

    Arch Linux is a Linux-based operating system that is designed for i689 and 86-64 computers. Its unique package manager is responsible for providing updates to the latest software applications using "pacman" with complete tracking.

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  18. Security updates for ThursdayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | LWN.net

    Security updates have been issued by Arch Linux , CentOS , Debian , Fedora , Mageia , Oracle , Red Hat , SUSE , Ubuntu , and openSUSE .

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  19. The Linux Foundation Announces Merger of Open Source ECOMPTM and...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ConsortiumInfo.org

    The Standards News Portal is updated on a daily basis to bring you the most important news about standards - how they are created, how they affect you - and who's doing what to whom. The Standards News Portal was launched in February 2002 and currently contains 8405 categorized, searchable articles, perhaps the largest archive of its type in existence.

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  20. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... nt of Software Composition Analysis Providers )--Black Duck, the global leader in securing and managing open source software, was named the leader in The Forrester Wavea : Software Composition Analysis, Q1 2017,...

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