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  • Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5492-1
    Ubuntu Security Notice 5492-1 - It was discovered that Vim incorrectly handled memory when opening and searching the contents of certain files. If an attacker could trick a user into opening a specially crafted file, it could cause Vim to crash.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:00pm -
  • Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5487-3
    Ubuntu Security Notice 5487-3 - USN-5487-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in Apache HTTP Server. Unfortunately it caused regressions. USN-5487-2 reverted the patches that caused the regression in Ubuntu 14.04 ESM for further investigation. This update…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 2:59pm -
  • Backdoor.Win32.InfecDoor.17.c MVID-2022-0614 Insecure Permissions
    Backdoor.Win32.InfecDoor.17.c malware suffers from an insecure permissions vulnerability.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 2:59pm -
  • Trojan-Mailfinder.Win32.VB.p MVID-2022-0616 Insecure Permissions
    Trojan-Mailfinder.Win32.VB.p malware suffers from an insecure permissions vulnerability.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 2:59pm -
  • Backdoor.Win32.Shark.btu MVID-2022-0615 Insecure Permissions
    Backdoor.Win32.Shark.btu malware suffers from an insecure permissions vulnerability.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 2:54pm -
  • Yashma Ransomware Builder 1.2 MVID-2022-0613 Insecure Permissions
    Yashma Ransomware Builder version 1.2 malware suffers from an insecure permissions vulnerability.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 2:53pm -
  • Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-5029-01
    Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-5029-01 - This release of Red Hat build of Eclipse Vert.x 4.2.7 GA includes security updates. Issues addressed include denial of service and deserialization vulnerabilities.
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 4:27pm -
  • Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5487-2
    Ubuntu Security Notice 5487-2 - USN-5487-1 fixed a vulnerabilities in Apache. Unfortunately, that update introduced a regression when proxying balancer manager connections in some configurations on Ubuntu 14.04 ESM. This update reverts those changes…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 4:26pm -
  • Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-5115-01
    Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-5115-01 - An update for python-django20 is now available for Red Hat OpenStack Platform 16.2.3 (Train). Issues addressed include a remote SQL injection vulnerability.
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 4:25pm -
  • Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-5116-01
    Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-5116-01 - An update for puppet-firewall is now available for Red Hat OpenStack Platform 16.2.3 (Train). An issue was address where unmanaged rules could leave the system in an unsafe state via duplicate a comment.
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 4:24pm -

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cPaneladmin

  • Troubleshooting Website SSL Issues – No Padlock
    5 / 5 ( 4 votes ) Having SSL problems? One of the most common issues our team handles is related to websites not properly displaying over HTTPS, whether it be the website either not loading entirely, or just not showing the green padlock: If you’re…
    - 18 Mar 19, 6:07pm -
  • Safely Removing virtfs on a cPanel Server
    2.8 / 5 ( 40 votes ) If you’re on a cPanel server, you’ve probably noticed a sizable folder called ‘virtfs’ sitting in /home, which would appear at first to be using a ton of space. Your first inclination might be to delete it, but don’t! M…
    - 14 Jan 19, 7:25pm -
  • Custom Exim Filter Examples
    4.2 / 5 ( 9 votes ) cPanel allows you to easily create custom Exim filters by simply dropping the rules in /usr/local/cpanel/etc/exim/sysfilter/options/ and running: /scripts/buildeximconf service exim restart Here are a couple useful examples of fi…
    - 29 Aug 18, 6:08pm -
  • How to Set up a Local cPanel FastUpdate Mirror
    4 / 5 ( 26 votes ) If you have more than a few cPanel servers in your network, it may be a good idea to set up your own mirror to serve the files necessary to run cPanel updates. Doing this could save time and bandwidth, as well as prevent problems c…
    - 17 Feb 16, 5:16pm -
  • Installing LetsEncrypt SSL Certificates on CentOS + cPanel Servers
    4.9 / 5 ( 19 votes ) Update! cPanel supports LetsEncrypt, but you just need to install the plugin for it to work. To do this, run: /scripts/install_lets_encrypt_autossl_provider Once installed, Let’s Encrypt will appear in WHM’s Manage AutoSSL in…
    - 15 Feb 16, 5:14pm -
  • cPanel Update Fails Due to RPM Conflict
    3.7 / 5 ( 3 votes ) The cPanel update fails due to a problem installing RPMs, but is not specific about what the problem is: [20160203.180007] Testing if the newly downloaded RPMS can be installed without conflict [20160203.180007] Testing RPM transa…
    - 3 Feb 16, 6:25pm -
  • This system already has a database owner named X
    3.5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) When attempting to create a user or restore a backup you may see this error: This system already has a database owner named___ To fix this, edit the following files on the system and remove entries for the user in question: /var/c…
    - 28 Jan 16, 9:19pm -
  • Changing the Public IP in a NAT setup
    5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) If your server is using a NAT setup and for some reason isn’t properly showing the correct public IP that should be mapped to the private IP on your server, you can easily fix this by creating a script to tell cPanel what the publi…
    - 20 Dec 15, 12:27am -
  • Upgrading OpenSSH on CentOS 5 or 6
    4.5 / 5 ( 23 votes ) Note: This is an update from our 2011 post. If you’ve taken a peek at your PCI scan results lately, you may have noticed that your scan provider is now requiring OpenSSH 6.6 or higher due to CVE-2014-2532 – a version that…
    - 26 Jun 15, 4:57pm -
  • CloudLinux or BetterLinux?
    4.3 / 5 ( 27 votes ) UPDATE 6/18: Shortly after this was posted and one of the major hosting companies I’m affiliated with removed BetterLinux from their servers due to stability problems, BetterLinux announced that they are shutting down, effectiv…
    - 15 Jun 15, 1:02am -

cpaneltv

cPanel Tutorials: The cPanel Interface - Jupiter

- 17 Mar 22, 8:12pm -
WordPress Security Features with WordPress Toolkit for cPanel

- 8 Jan 22, 12:40am -
How to Install Wordpress Themes and Plugins Using WordPress Toolkit

- 8 Jan 22, 12:14am -
How to Install Wordpress on cPanel Using WordPress Toolkit

- 8 Jan 22, 12:10am -
Introduction to WordPress Toolkit for cPanel

- 7 Jan 22, 11:53pm -
cPanel LIVE | What you need to know about AlmaLinux 8 and cPanel

- 21 May 21, 7:40am -

reddit linux

reddit tech

reddit admin

linuxfoundation

LF Live Webinar: Becoming Cloud-Native: Shift UP the Stack into Data for Your Apps

- 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 5:53pm -
10th Annual Open Source Jobs Report | Clyde Seepersad

- 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 9:20pm -
LF Live Webinar: 4 CI Security Best Practices to Prevent Cloud-Native Supply Chain Attacks

- 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 5:06pm -
LF Live Webinar: Serverless Resilience: How to Build a Reliable Serverless Platform

- 10 days ago 16 Jun 22, 5:39pm -
LF Live Webinar: Build or Buy? Observability Data Pipelines 101

- 11 days ago 15 Jun 22, 6:19pm -
LF Live Webinar: Simplify Your Application Stack with NGINX Unit

- 12 days ago 14 Jun 22, 6:00pm -

reddit fu

reddit opensource

LinuxActionShow

LinuxMagazine

Say Cheese, Webcam Effects Demo

- 9 May 11, 9:18pm -
Understanding Parallel Computing: Amdahl's Law

- 28 Mar 11, 4:26am -
Understanding Parallel Computing (Part 2): The Lawn Mower Law

- 28 Mar 11, 4:16am -
LMTV Video Response Contest: What Makes Linux Better?

- 25 Mar 11, 9:10pm -
Aligning SSD Partitions

- 16 Mar 11, 10:32pm -
Mixing Voice and Music Audio in Audacity

- 10 Mar 11, 2:31pm -

linux.com

  • How to change boot options on Linux
    Make your system boot the way you want it to by editing your Grand Unified Bootloader (GRUB) file. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post How to change boot options on Linux appeared first on Linux.com.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 4:00pm -
  • Sharing Health Data while Preserving Privacy: The Cardea Project
    In a new white paper, the Cardea Project at Linux Foundation Public Health demonstrates a complete, decentralized, open source system for sharing medical data in a privacy-preserving way with machine readable governance for establishing trust.The po…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 4:29am -
  • Ensuring Patents Foster Innovation in Open Source
    Patent trolls in open source technology is a serious problem that needs to be addresses. Read what we are doing in partnership with Unified Patents.The post Ensuring Patents Foster Innovation in Open Source appeared first on Linux Foundation.The po…
    - 3 days ago 24 Jun 22, 1:09am -
  • How to use Linux shell command exit codes
    You can use the numeric codes returned by shell scripts or Ansible playbooks to identify problems and test the code. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post How to use Linux shell command exit codes appeared first on Linux.com.
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 4:00pm -
  • Open Source Brings Good Things to Life
    In the skies over Congress Bridge in Austin, Texas, 300 drones will work in concert to provide a lightshow to entertain but also inform about the power of open source software to drive innovation in our world, making an impact in every life, every da…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 4:51am -
  • Learn the Principles of DevSecOps in New, Free Training Course
    In recent years, DevOps, which aligns incentives and the flow of work across the organization, has become the standard way of building software. By focusing on improving the flow of value, the software development lifecycle has become much more effic…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 5:35pm -
  • Free Training Course Teaches How to Secure a Software Supply Chain with Sigstore
    Many software projects are not prepared to build securely by default, which is why the Linux Foundation and Open Source Security Foundation (OpenSSF) partnered with technology industry leaders to create Sigstore, a set of tools and a standard for sig…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 5:28pm -
  • How to create a Rust application on OpenShift
    With the help of a container and OpenShift’s “import from Git” functionality, you can onboard a Rust application onto OpenShift quickly. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post How to create a Rust application on OpenShift appeared first on Linux…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 4:00pm -
  • Open Source Technology Careers Become More Lucrative as Open Source Software Becomes Dominant and Talent Gaps Persist
    The tenth annual Open Source Jobs Report from the Linux Foundation and edX was released today, examining trends in open source hiring, retention, and training SAN FRANCISCO – June 22, 2022 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabli…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 3:18pm -
  • New Research from Snyk and The Linux Foundation Reveals Significant Security Concerns Resulting from Open Source Software Ubiquity
    The State of Open Source Security Highlights Many Organizations Lacking Strategies to Address Application Vulnerabilities Arising from Code Reuse BOSTON — June 21, 2022 — Snyk, the leader in developer security, and The Linux Foundation, a globa…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 3:51am -

linuxfoundation

hak5

Create Your First O.MG Payload ft. MG

- 22 hours ago 25 Jun 22, 4:30pm -
Live Hacking Q&A with Kody Kinzie and Alex Lynd

- 4 days ago 23 Jun 22, 12:29am -
Another Record Breaking DDoS Attack; Stealing Crypto Keys from AMD and Intel CPUs - ThreatWire

- 5 days ago 21 Jun 22, 7:39pm -
Configuring and Flying Our DIY 3D Printed Drone - Finale

- 6 days ago 20 Jun 22, 5:00pm -
Live Hacking Q&A with Kody Kinzie and Alex Lynd

- 11 days ago 15 Jun 22, 11:57pm -
Hacking Apple’s M1 Chipsets, Who Hacked The Telcos? - ThreatWire

- 12 days ago 14 Jun 22, 11:52pm -

linux-magazine

  • Untitled
    Chronicler Zack Brown reports on the latest news, views, dilemmas, and developments within the Linux kernel community.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Sparkling gems and new releases from the world of Free and Open Source Software
    In a previous office job, Graham once wrote a small game that timed how long it took to type a specific sentence. The typing sound of playing the game may or may not have sounded like productive work.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • If You Think It's Great
    A few months ago, I wrote about the strange case of the misbehaving color.js and faker.js open source libraries. These popular tools were sabotaged by their own developer, who had become disillusioned by the way large companies were using his code wi…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Untitled
    Linux Mint MATE 20.3 and FreeBSD 13.1
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Play the free SuperTuxKart racing game locally or online
    Fast-moving fun and original ideas are what characterize the free SuperTuxKart racing game. This article gives readers some playing tips.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Checking for broken links in directory structures
    Broken links can wreak havoc in directory structures. This article shows you how to use scripts to avoid having your links lead to a dead end.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Moving to open source
    Thoughts on migrating to open source – which doesn't have to be overwhelming and might result in significant cost reductions.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Lightweight Internet communications with the simple Gemini Protocol
    Create Gemini pages to show sensor data or control a Raspberry Pi rover.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Playing old DOS games on the Raspberry Pi
    Play old DOS games on the Dosbian operating system, which turns the Raspberry Pi into an 80486 PC.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -
  • Untitled
    HP and System76 Announce the Dev One Laptop; NixOS 22.5 Is Now Available; Titan Linux Is a New KDE Linux Based onDebian Stable; Next-Generation HTTP/3 Protocol Arrives as a Standard; The Next Linux Kernel Could Be a Big Deal and Millions of MySQL Ser…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:37pm -

linuxjournal

  • Open Source Community to Gather in LA for SCALE 19x
    by Larry Cafiero The Southern California Linux Expo – SCALE 19x – returns to its regularly scheduled annual program this year from July 28-31 at the Hilton Los Angeles Airport hote…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 22, 4:00pm -
  • How You Can Change the Cursor Theme on Your Ubuntu Desktop
    by Suparna Ganguly Are you finding an alternative for your default Yaru cursor themes on Ubuntu? This article is where you’ll get to know about the procedure of changing and installi…
    - 19 days ago 7 Jun 22, 4:00pm -
  • Everything You Need to Know about Linux Input-Output Redirection
    by Suparna Ganguly Are you looking for information related to the Linux input-output redirection? Then, read on. So, what’s redirection? Redirection is a Linux feature. With the help…
    - 39 days ago 18 May 22, 4:00pm -
  • How to Use the VI Editor in Linux
    by Suparna Ganguly If you’re searching for info related to the VI editor, this article is for you. So, what’s VI editor? VI is a text editor that’s screen-oriented and the most p…
    - 46 days ago 11 May 22, 4:00pm -
  • Primer to Container Security
    by Ankur Kothiwal Containers are considered to be a standard way of deploying these microservices to the cloud. Containers are better than virtual machines in almost all ways except se…
    - 52 days ago 5 May 22, 4:00pm -
  • Scrolling Up and Down in the Linux Terminal
    by Suparna Ganguly Are you looking for the technique of scrolling through your Linux terminal? Brace yourself. This article is written for you. Today you’ll learn how to scroll up an…
    - 59 days ago 28 Apr 22, 4:00pm -
  • Self-Hosted Static Homepages: Dashy Vs. Homer
    by Brandon Hopkins Authors: Brandon Hopkins, Suparna GangulySelf-hosted homepages are a great way to manage your home lab or cloud services. If you’re anything like me chances are,…
    - 61 days ago 26 Apr 22, 4:00pm -
  • GIMP in a Pinch: Life after Desktop
    by Alex Lee So my Dell XPS 13 DE laptop running Ubuntu died on me today. Let’s just say I probably should not have attempted to be efficient and take a bath and work at the same time…
    - 62 days ago 25 Apr 22, 4:00pm -
  • Geek Guide: Purpose-Built Linux for Embedded Solutions
    by Webmaster The explosive growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) is just one of several trends that is fueling the demand for intelligent devices at the edge. Increasingly, embedded d…
    - 67 days ago 20 Apr 22, 10:51pm -
  • How to Install and Uninstall KernelCare
    by Suparna Ganguly In my previous article, I described what KernelCare is. In this article, I’m going to tell you how to install, uninstall, clear the KernelCare cache, and other imp…
    - 82 days ago 5 Apr 22, 4:00pm -

linuxinsider

  • Open-Source Technologies, Issues on Display at Linux Foundation Summit
    LF built the Summit as an umbrella for the open-source projects and technologies that are fundamental across software and other industries. It highlighted those that are poised for growth and widespread use. The post Open-Source Technologies, Issues…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 2:10pm -
  • Ubuntu Core 22 Release Addresses Challenges of IoT, Edge Computing
    Canonical is pushing the security and usability conveniences of managing internet of things (IoT) and edge devices with its June 15 release of Ubuntu Core 22, the fully containerized Ubuntu 22.04 LTS variant optimized for IoT and edge devices. The po…
    - 11 days ago 15 Jun 22, 8:02pm -
  • New Linux Laptop Line Advances HP, System76 Open-Source Collaboration
    HP’s new Dev One, powered by System76’s popular Pop!_OS Linux distribution, empowers developers to create their ideal work experience with multiple tools to help them perform tasks at peak efficiency not available on other computing platforms. Th…
    - 24 days ago 3 Jun 22, 12:21am -
  • Titan Linux Beta Brings Simplicity, Finesse to KDE Remake
    This distro is a fully functional yet minimal KDE Plasma desktop experience with an emphasis on usability and performance. It already has a wide range of hardware support out of the box. The post Titan Linux Beta Brings Simplicity, Finesse to KDE Rem…
    - 26 days ago 31 May 22, 2:00pm -
  • Distro Delights, New Release Mania, Forking KDE, Windows in a Bottle
    Linux provides user options for a wide variety of desktop environments, making it a much richer computing platform compared to macOS and Microsoft Windows. That benefit is on display with this month’s distro releases and updates. The post Distro De…
    - 38 days ago 19 May 22, 11:45am -
  • Open Source Leaders Push WH for Security Action
    The Linux Foundation and the Open Source Software Security Foundation brought together over 90 executives from 37 companies and government leaders from the NSC, ONCD, CISA, NIST, DOE, and OMB to reach a consensus on key actions to take to improve the…
    - 44 days ago 13 May 22, 5:34pm -
  • Open-Source Code a Marginal Problem, Managing It the Key Challenge: Report
    Without a detailed accounting of open-source code running within their software, companies have no way to monitor software policies, licenses, vulnerabilities, and versions. That means IT departments are clueless about the overall health of the open-…
    - 48 days ago 9 May 22, 12:00pm -
  • Start Here When Things Go Wrong on Your Linux System
    If you’ve run any operating system for any length of time, you will probably have encountered strange phenomena. Here are a few routes you can traverse to track down suspicious behavior on your Linux system. The post Start Here When Things Go Wrong…
    - 55 days ago 2 May 22, 1:00pm -
  • Linux Security Study Reveals When, How You Patch Matters
    Computer security only happens when software is kept up to date. That should be a basic tenet for business users and IT departments. Apparently, it isn’t. At least for some Linux users who ignore installing patches, critical or otherwise. The post…
    - 62 days ago 25 Apr 22, 1:00pm -
  • Canonical Lets Loose Ubuntu 22.04 LTS ‘Jammy Jellyfish’
    Canonical's Ubuntu 22.04 LTS, aka "Jammy Jellyfish," is now generally available with features that raise the bar for open source -- from cloud, to edge, to IoT and workstations. Ubuntu enterprise users will find hardcore improvements in security and…
    - 66 days ago 21 Apr 22, 4:15pm -

deviantart

Simplify Dot - Windows Cursors
Simplify Dot - Windows Cursors
- 23 Sep 21, 10:04pm -
Simplify Sunset - Windows Cursors
Simplify Sunset - Windows Cursors
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Simplify Mint - Windows Cursors
Simplify Mint - Windows Cursors
- 5 May 21, 5:37pm -
Simplify XP - Windows Cursors
Simplify XP - Windows Cursors
- 26 Mar 21, 11:33am -

geek linux

geek utilities

  • Chinese hide chips in US planes
    Evidence is piling up that cyber security is one of this generation’s most critical issues. Remarks by the National Counterintelligence Executive, Dr. Joel F. Brenner, at the Applied Research Laboratories University of Texa…
    - 20 Apr 09, 5:40pm -
  • Social Media overload? Try FriendFeed with Alert Thingy
    If you’ve found yourself buried under Twitter messages (tweets), Facebook statuses, Flickr images, Delicious links, Tumblr posts and/or whatever other social data you can muster, then please allow me to promptly direct you…
    - 14 Apr 08, 8:20pm -
  • Synchronize your files with Memeo AutoSync
    {ad}Have you ever used the synchronize files feature in Windows? This is the feature that allows you to make files available offline when you are not connected to a network drive. It also […]The post Synchronize your files…
    - 4 Mar 08, 6:06pm -
  • Review: Diskeeper 2008
    Most seasoned PC users are familiar with the concept of defragging your hard disk but ask them the last time they defragged and they probably won’t have an answer. Windows actually comes with […]The post Review: Diskeepe…
    - 21 Dec 07, 6:44pm -
  • Review: Take a power nap with Pzizz
    I’ve tried power napping on and off for years. Unfortunately, the biggest problem I have with power napping is making sure that I wake up in time to get things done for the […]The post Review: Take a power nap with Pzizz…
    - 19 Sep 07, 9:13pm -
  • Review: Create Professional Quality Videos with Sony Vegas 7
    If you are looking to make professional quality audio/video productions you should seriously consider Sony Vegas 7 DVD production suite as a mainstay for your personal multimedia productions studio. This is a feature […]Th…
    - 13 Sep 07, 6:27pm -
  • Review: Backup your photos with the Photo Safe
    One of the things about traveling with a digital camera is you inevitably wind up filling your memory cards. There are a couple of solutions to this. One is buying more memory cards. […]The post Review: Backup your photos…
    - 10 Sep 07, 8:24pm -
  • Review: Anagram lets you create a contact or calendar entry in two clicks
    {ad} I’m a power user when it comes to contact and task management. That said, I’ve been a user of ACT, Palm Desktop, and most recently Microsoft Outlook. I’m addicted to putting in […]The post Review: Anagram lets y…
    - 10 Sep 07, 2:03pm -
  • ReadyBoost on the Run
    One of the most notable new features in Windows Vista is ReadyBoost. This is a caching feature that uses flash memory in order to speed up Vista’s performance. Because flash memory is cheap, […]The post ReadyBoost on the…
    - 3 Apr 07, 2:21pm -
  • Xoxide X-Turbine
    Lately there seems to be an over abundance of steel, premodded cases on the market, each with no clear advantages over the other. These cases seem to be surprisingly similar with only minimal […]The post Xoxide X-Turbine a…
    - 12 Jun 03, 11:54am -

arstechnica

LinuxSpatry

Titan Linux: Titan or Titanic?

- 55 days ago 2 May 22, 4:15pm -
Announcement for Forum Members

- 67 days ago 20 Apr 22, 6:06pm -
Ubuntu Studio: Be CREATIVE!

- 72 days ago 15 Apr 22, 3:44pm -
AV Linux: Audio Engineering Excellence

- 90 days ago 28 Mar 22, 9:59pm -
Quickie: Bootable Flash Drive THE ARCH WAY

- 91 days ago 27 Mar 22, 3:25pm -
StormOS: A Maelstrom for your Desktop

- 93 days ago 25 Mar 22, 8:48pm -

computerworld

  • Cisco announces plan to exit Russia and Belarus
    After first suspending operations in March 2022, the networking company has formally announced it will be quitting Russia.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 7:47pm -
  • The surveillance-as-a-service industry needs to be brought to heel
    Here we go again: another example of government surveillance involving smartphones from Apple and Google has emerged, and it shows how sophisticated government-backed attacks can become and why there's justification for keeping mobile platforms ut…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 4:40pm -
  • Italian spyware firm is hacking into iOS and Android devices, Google says
    Google's Threat Analysis Group (TAG) has identified Italian vendor RCS Lab as a spyware offender, developing tools that are being used to exploit zero-day vulnerabilities to effect attacks on iOS and Android mobile users in Italy and Kazakhstan.A…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:51pm -
  • Noteworthy tech acquisitions 2022
    Amid the on-going coronavirus pandemic, 2021 followed in the footsteps of its predecessor, continuing to be an unpredictable, and at times incredibly difficult, year. But one thing that stayed constant was the steady flow of mergers and acquisitio…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 3:42pm -
  • Human digital twins and evolution: The real Westworld?
    Last week, I wrote about a new company — Merlynn — that’s selling a rudimentary human digital twin tool. I’ve been thinking about digital twins ever since — and about how a tool like this could become the next killer productivity appli…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 11:53am -
  • There’s just one thing businesses can do about the ‘splinternet’ — adapt
    In ancient times (before COVID-19) I grandly announced that the long-feared “splinternet” had arrived. And I made peace with the fact.The splinternet idea is simple: instead of the single, global, open internet that early network pioneers inte…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 10:00am -
  • Let’s put smartphone mics to better use
    I was working on a file the other day when my iPhone popped up a message: “A sound has been recognized that may be a doorbell.” Indeed, a doorbell had just rung. This is one of the new collection of accessibility notifications for those who h…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 9:53am -
  • Apple says it’s time your business ran BIMI
    Apple will add another obstacle against successful phishing attacks in iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura, which will show a company’s official logo to help recipients recognize genuine from fake emails.Brand Indicators for Message Identificat…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 1:41pm -
  • The business user's guide to Google Voice
    All right, quiz time: In a single sentence, can you tell me exactly what Google Voice does?It's a question even the most giddy Google-appreciating geeks struggle to answer succinctly — and for normal, non-tech-obsessed Homo sapiens, the answer t…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 10:00am -
  • Windows 11 Insider Previews: What’s in the latest build?
    Windows 11 has been released, but behind the scenes, Microsoft is constantly working to improve the newest version of Windows. The company frequently rolls out public preview builds to members of its Windows Insider Program, allowing them to test…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 9:19pm -

informationweek

  • Pathways to a Strategic Intelligence Program
    A strategic intelligence program, bolstered by data analytics, can help businesses more rapidly understand the risks they face -- and therefore become more resilient. Here are ways to approach this.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 12:00pm -
  • Why a Culture of Innovation Is Required in an Era of Digital Transformation
    Innovation starts when you unleash the creativity and passion of your people, giving them the tools to navigate change, leverage analytics, and help build agility into the business.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 22, 11:00am -
  • How to Handle Third-Party Cyber Incident Response
    To handle supply chain attacks, ransomware and other incidents, companies need cyber incident response plans that include third parties. In this interview, Marianne Bailey of Guidehouse shares her lessons learned from handling major events in governm…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 12:00pm -
  • Where DevOps and Site Reliability Engineers Intersect and Diverge
    The differences between DevOps and SREs are not always understood. While they are closely aligned and share similar goals, their roles diverge significantly. Here’s a quick overview.
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 22, 11:00am -
  • Do You Need a CTO: Decision Factors
    Technology companies hire chief technology officers to lead research into new products and projects. But should IT departments in non-technology companies consider hiring CTOs as well?
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 12:30pm -
  • Legacy ZTNA Solutions Put You at Risk. It’s Time for ZTNA 2.0.
    Zero trust network access used to be the gold standard for hybrid work security, but it's not enough anymore. Palo Alto Networks is launching the next generation of ZTNA to protect everyone and everything everywhere.
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 12:00pm -
  • There’s a Better Way to Make Strong IT Hires
    You don’t hire based on traditional roles. Instead, ask candidates the problem the business wants to solve.
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 22, 11:00am -
  • Why Enterprises Shouldn't Follow Meta's AI Example
    Meta is restructuring its AI operations to move the work out of a centralized organization and distribute it to individual business units. Here's why that can be a mistake, and what enterprises should do instead to maximize the value AI can offer.
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 22, 12:00pm -
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