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  • newLinux Kernel Slab Out-Of-Bounds Write
    This archive contains demo exploits for CVE-2022-0185. There are two versions here. The non-kctf version (fuse version) specifically targets Ubuntu with kernel version 5.11.0-44. It does not directly return a root shell, but makes /bin/bash suid, whi…
    - 7 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 8:35pm -
  • newLinux Kernel Slab Out-Of-Bounds Write
    Local privilege escalation exploit for a Linux kernel slab out-of-bounds write vulnerability. This exploit has been tested in an Ubuntu 21.04 Hirsute with kernel 5.11.0.
    - 7 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 8:32pm -
  • newPolkit pkexec CVE-2021-4034 Local Root
    Local privilege escalation root exploit for Polkit's pkexec vulnerability as described in CVE-2021-4034 and known as PwnKit. Written in Go.
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:24pm -
  • newPolkit pkexec CVE-2021-4034 Proof Of Concept
    Local privilege escalation root exploit for Polkit's pkexec vulnerability as described in CVE-2021-4034. Verified on Debian 10 and CentOS 7. Written in C.
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:20pm -
  • newPolkit pkexec Local Privilege Escalation
    Qualys discovered a local privilege escalation (from any user to root) in polkit's pkexec, a SUID-root program that is installed by default on every major Linux distribution.
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:11pm -
  • newUbuntu Security Notice USN-5193-2
    Ubuntu Security Notice 5193-2 - USN-5193-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in X.Org. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 14.04 ESM and Ubuntu 16.04 ESM. Jan-Niklas Sohn discovered that the X.Org X Server incorrectly handled certain…
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:09pm -
  • newBackdoor.Win32.WinShell.50 Weak Hardcoded Password
    Backdoor.Win32.WinShell.50 malware suffers from a weak hardcoded password vulnerability.
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:08pm -
  • newRed Hat Security Advisory 2022-0268-03
    Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-0268-03 - The polkit packages provide a component for controlling system-wide privileges. This component provides a uniform and organized way for non-privileged processes to communicate with privileged ones. Issues addr…
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:08pm -
  • newRed Hat Security Advisory 2022-0274-03
    Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-0274-03 - The polkit packages provide a component for controlling system-wide privileges. This component provides a uniform and organized way for non-privileged processes to communicate with privileged ones. Issues addr…
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:08pm -
  • newRed Hat Security Advisory 2022-0273-02
    Red Hat Security Advisory 2022-0273-02 - The polkit packages provide a component for controlling system-wide privileges. This component provides a uniform and organized way for non-privileged processes to communicate with privileged ones. Issues addr…
    - 12 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 3:07pm -

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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

WordPress Security Features with WordPress Toolkit for cPanel

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

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

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

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

- 21 May 21, 7:40am -
Join us tomorrow for cPanel LIVE and register now

- 19 May 21, 9:27pm -

reddit linux

reddit tech

reddit admin

  • newDovecot mdbox format question
    My company is using mdbox storage format for dovecot. It all works well until we have to do some mail recovery from backups for single email. Currently we either do some hex reading to extract the mail, or convert whole user mailbox to maildir to get…
    - 15 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 11:49am -
  • newdns-server
    Hello! I need help! I install bind to Ubuntu-server 20.04. Configure it. named.conf.options forwarders { 8.8.8.8; }; named.conf.local zone “gamer.com” { type master; file “/etc/bind/db.gamer.com”; }; db.gamer.com ns IN A 193.10.10.9 dns1.game…
    - 21 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 6:37am -
  • Linux system service bug gives root on all major distros, exploit released
    submitted by /u/os2mac [link] [comments]
    - 1 day ago 26 Jan 22, 1:10am -
  • Why would no repo's be enabled?
    Hi, I inherited responsibility for our group's Centos7 servers and I'm having trouble installing software. My linux admin skills are entirely self taught... so not much knowledge for best practices here. I'm going through to set up urbackup but I'm r…
    - 1 day ago 25 Jan 22, 10:12pm -
  • Local Privilege Escalation in polkit's pkexec (CVE-2021-4034)
    submitted by /u/Gorkha56 [link] [comments]
    - 1 day ago 25 Jan 22, 9:19pm -
  • A month-long challenge for anyone wanting to build Linux sysadmin skills starting 7 February 2022
    The http://linuxupskillchallenge.org Linux commandline/sysadmin "challenge" course starts again soon on the first Monday of next month. Does require some commitment - but if gaining/growing these skills is important to you, then you now have no excus…
    - 1 day ago 25 Jan 22, 8:30pm -
  • What do you use for mysql databases backup?
    I am using automysqlbackup, but i am curious what other linux admins are using. submitted by /u/evolution800 [link] [comments]
    - 2 days ago 25 Jan 22, 2:21pm -
  • How to create many linux virtual machines from a large server?
    I have a large server and id like to make many independent linux servers (virtual machines) out of it. What are the various options for doing this? The virtual machines will be servers so no graphical interface will be used on any of them. Docker is…
    - 2 days ago 25 Jan 22, 12:43pm -
  • Clone VM to unencrypted disk
    I recently setup a VM for some services and accidentally enabled full disk encryption, not realizing the computer doesn't boot without entering the encryption key (I assumed the root login would serve for the decryption). I'd ideally now like to remo…
    - 2 days ago 25 Jan 22, 5:05am -
  • DNS Primary/Secondary setup where all data is pushed from Primary because of firewall?
    All-linux (well, a few unix flavors) shop here. We have 3 sites - one of them is "the office" and 2 are racks in colocation facilities. There are permanent IPsec tunnels between the office and the two sites. Both remote sites are standalone and by fi…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jan 22, 8:42pm -

linuxfoundation

LF Live Webinar: Testing in Production With Feature Flags & Continuous Deployment

- 6 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 9:41pm -
LFX Project Control Center: How to set up your Committees

- 2 days ago 24 Jan 22, 4:01pm -
Mentorship Session: An Upstream Friendly Source Control Model and Tooling

- 6 days ago 21 Jan 22, 1:00am -
LF Live Webinar: How Financial Services Firms Can Achieve Proactive Security & Compliance

- 7 days ago 19 Jan 22, 4:56pm -
LFX Mentorship Showcase 2022 - Segment 1

- 7 days ago 19 Jan 22, 4:22pm -
LF Live Webinar: Minimizing Blast Radius of Chained Kubernetes Misconfigs/Image Vulnerabilities

- 7 days ago 19 Jan 22, 3:57pm -

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

linuxfoundation

hak5

Half a Million Affected In Red Cross Hack - ThreatWire

- 1 day ago 26 Jan 22, 12:31am -
Bypassing Brute-Force Protection with Burpsuite

- 6 days ago 21 Jan 22, 12:26am -
Millions of Routers Affected by RCE; Ukraine Under Digital Siege - ThreatWire

- 8 days ago 18 Jan 22, 11:22pm -
OMG Cable - Android Reverse Shell - Payload & Detections

- 12 days ago 14 Jan 22, 3:30pm -
Track WiFi Devices from the Air with a WarFlying Drone

- 13 days ago 14 Jan 22, 1:16am -
Moxie Marlinspike Leaving Signal (Stepping Down As CEO!) - ThreatWire

- 15 days ago 11 Jan 22, 11:20pm -

linux-magazine

  • Ubuntu Budgie Sets its Sights on Gamers
    The upcoming release of Ubuntu Budgie includes a few nifty features that should make the lives of gamers a bit easier.
    - 2 days ago 24 Jan 22, 5:22pm -
  • Linux Mint Edge Is Ready for the Newest Hardware
    With the release of Linux Mint 20.03 comes a new version geared for newer hardware.
    - 7 days ago 19 Jan 22, 4:54pm -
  • Impersonating Other Systems with the Zorin Appearance Tool
    The Zorin Appearance tool can mimic the desktop layout of proprietary operating systems, making it appealing to newcomers.
    - 16 days ago 10 Jan 22, 9:11pm -
  • Linux Mint 20.3 Now Available
    That latest release of Linux Mint is now available for general use and offers a polished, but less Mint-y theme.
    - 16 days ago 10 Jan 22, 5:11pm -
  • Linux is Getting an Exciting New Firmware Feature
    Intel is bringing a new driver to the 5.17 kernel that will make it possible to update firmware without a reboot.
    - 21 days ago 5 Jan 22, 7:48pm -
  • Untitled
    Parrot OS 4.11 and Fedora Workstation 35
    - 26 days ago 1 Jan 22, 8:21am -
  • Visualize your network with Skydive
    If you don't speak fluent Ethernet, it sometimes helps to get a graphical view of what your network is doing. Skydive offers visual insights that could reveal complex error patterns.
    - 26 days ago 31 Dec 21, 4:44pm -
  • Indoor navigation with machine learning
    We explore some machine learning techniques with a simple missing person app.
    - 26 days ago 31 Dec 21, 4:44pm -
  • Comparing tools for an easy data exchange
    If you want to exchange files over the local network, you do not necessarily have to set up a file server such as Samba. A number of handy tools let you drag and drop to send files.
    - 26 days ago 31 Dec 21, 4:44pm -
  • Untitled
    Chronicler Zack Brown reports on the latest news, views, dilemmas, and developments within the Linux kernel community.
    - 26 days ago 31 Dec 21, 4:44pm -

linuxjournal

  • Expanding Your Nextcloud Instance Using Linode's NVMe-Backed Block Storage
    by Gardiner Bryant Nextcloud is a very popular self-hosted alternative to Dropbox, Google Drive, and other cloud hosting providers. It's not only the go-to choice for individuals, eith…
    - 9 days ago 17 Jan 22, 5:00pm -
  • SSH Key Rotation with the POSIX Shell - Sunset Nears for Elderly Keys
    by Charles Fisher IntroductionOpenBSD has recently stressed to us the value of key rotation by their use of “Signify” distribution release signatures. We have realized that SSH k…
    - 50 days ago 7 Dec 21, 5:00pm -
  • What Version of RHEL am I Using?
    by Suparna Ganguly RHEL or Red Hat Enterprise Linux is one of the many operating systems provided by Red Hat. Red Hat is a popular Linux OS and has started functioning ever since the m…
    - 77 days ago 10 Nov 21, 5:00pm -
  • Want to Upgrade RHEL 8.3? Here's the Best Way to Upgrade to RHEL 8.4
    by Suparna Ganguly Red Hat Enterprise Linux (shortened to RHEL) 8.4 is now available for the Linux customers. RHEL 8.4 has various updates and enhancements for developers, designers, a…
    - 84 days ago 3 Nov 21, 4:00pm -
  • Configuring TACACS+ Server With A Simple GUI
    by Dmitriy Kuptsov Managing authentication and authorization in a large-scale network is a challenge: the passwords need to be set and rotated every now and then, access to certain con…
    - 90 days ago 28 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • How Can You Install Google Chrome Browser on Debian?
    by Suparna Ganguly Google Chrome is a widely used web browser in the world. Google Chrome is fast and secure as well. However, it is not an open-source web browser. Hence, Debian comes…
    - 91 days ago 27 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • Sending Emails? Send them from Linux Terminal
    by Suparna Ganguly Does your job require sending a lot of emails on a daily basis? And you often wonder if or how you can send email messages from the Linux terminal.This article exp…
    - 98 days ago 20 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • 7 Important Linux Commands for Every Linux User
    by Suparna Ganguly Linux might sound scary for first-time Linux users, but actually, it isn’t. Linux is a bunch of open-source Unix operating systems based on Linux Kernel. These ope…
    - 13 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • In PuTTY, Scripted Passwords are Exposed Passwords
    by Charles Fisher PuTTY is one of the oldest and most popular SSH clients, originally for Windows, but now available on several platforms. It has won corporate support and endorsement,…
    - 4 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • How To Pick a Linux Distribution for Non-Techies
    by Ujjwal Anand I have suffered from distrohopping. Now that I have settled for the last two years, here are some tips to save your time.All distros run the same operating system a…
    - 30 Sep 21, 4:00pm -

linuxinsider

  • Charmed Kubeflow 1.4 Brings Smart, Agile MLOps to any Cloud
    Canonical is pushing the limits to automate the full lifecycle of feature engineering, training, and release workflows for machine learning models with its MLOps platform Charmed Kubeflow 1.4. The new free release enables data science teams to secure…
    - 2 days ago 25 Jan 22, 1:10pm -
  • OSS News: SysJoker Backdoor, Linux Firmware, LibreOffice Improves, Distro Hopping Choices
    Cybersecurity researchers uncovered a vicious new threat that hides as legitimate systems software. With Linux kernel 5.12 you can update firmware, no reboot required. The last refinement in LibreOffice 7 series paves the way for a new set of feature…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jan 22, 7:53pm -
  • New Breeze Theme Gives KDE Neon Release Lots of Sparkle
    KDE Neon 5.23 is an Ubuntu-based Linux distribution featuring the latest KDE Plasma desktop and other KDE community software. With an edge over other KDE installations, the Neon project provides a rapidly evolving software repository with all the lat…
    - 14 days ago 13 Jan 22, 1:00pm -
  • OSS News: Court, Governments Newfound Support, Plus Latest Linux Niceties
    Last year closed out with solid developments in the open-source world. Expect that progress to continue as this new year moves forward. 2022 arrived on the heels of three key European rulings that lend support to the open-source concept. Meanwhile, L…
    - 23 days ago 4 Jan 22, 1:21pm -
  • Study Reveals Open-Source Community’s Diversity Pain Points, Progress
    Study after study reveals that diversity among technology builders leads to better, more robust technologies. But the industry continues to struggle with increasing diversity. The open-source software community is no exception. Building and sustainin…
    - 30 days ago 28 Dec 21, 1:10pm -
  • OSS News: Learn More Linux, More Zen for ML, Desktop Linux New and Old
    As 2021 comes to a close, here's a roundup of some of the latest developments in the world of Linux and open-source software. On the menu we have: Linux Foundation training courses; more Linux desktop features; new OS releases; and a fresh approach t…
    - 36 days ago 22 Dec 21, 1:00pm -
  • OSS News: A Linux Takeover in Germany, Distro Updates, New Projects, Linux Tutelage
    Here are some of the latest developments in the world of open source software: A German state is switching 25,000 Windows PCs to Linux; updates to several Linux distros; The Linux Foundation creates the Quantum Intermediate Representation Alliance an…
    - 52 days ago 6 Dec 21, 8:50am -
  • OSS News: Enterprise Linux, Microsoft Replacements, Fuzzy Linux Solutions
    Open-source innovations and the Linux operating system continue to set complacency aside. Here's a roundup of the latest developments from the Linux Foundation, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SoftMaker, and the Google Open Source Security Team. The post O…
    - 71 days ago 17 Nov 21, 5:00am -
  • Hunting for Kernel Glitches, DevSec Tools, Edge for Linux, More Ubuntu Outlets
    Today LinuxInsider introduces a bimonthly news column to summarize some of the Linux and open-source consumer and enterprise events scattered around the Linux Sphere. Look forward to an assortment of topics that will keep Linux users and open-source…
    - 84 days ago 4 Nov 21, 5:00am -
  • Canonical Launches Ubuntu 21.10 With Few Surprises
    Canonical has released Ubuntu 21.10, Impish Indri. The new version of its flagship OS has a heavy focus on cloud-native, AI/ML, and Ubuntu developers on Windows. This is not a major distro upgrade. Nonetheless, Ubuntu 21.10 does play catch up with th…
    - 14 Oct 21, 6:05am -

deviantart

Simplify Mint - Windows Cursors
Simplify Mint - Windows Cursors
- 5 May 21, 5:37pm -
Joyful Desktop v3
Joyful Desktop v3
- 28 Nov 20, 5:53pm -
Linux Mint - KDE Plasma with Latte Dock
Linux Mint - KDE Plasma with Latte Dock
- 20 Nov 20, 12:53pm -
Joyful Desktop v2
Joyful Desktop v2
- 14 Oct 20, 9:02pm -

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

Tonelib GFX on Arch Linux Part TWO

- 22 May 21, 2:22am -
Guitar Apps for Android/Linux

- 21 Apr 21, 6:43pm -
Overview: Valeton GP 100 on Arch Linux

- 15 Apr 21, 10:04pm -
Guitar Notation Software for Linux

- 15 Apr 21, 12:50am -
Tonelib-GFX on Arch Linux

- 8 Apr 21, 3:10am -
Nux Mighty 20BT (on Android/Linux) & Jackson Dinky

- 7 Apr 21, 12:15am -

computerworld

  • newWindows 11: A guide to the updates
    A Windows launch isn’t the end a process — it’s really just the beginning. As with Windows 10, Microsoft continually works on improving Windows 11 by fixing bugs, releasing security patches, and occasionally adding new features.In this story…
    - 5 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 10:45pm -
  • newAbout that 'alarming' chip shortage — don't count on new fab plants to help quickly
    The global semiconductor shortage made worse by the coronavirus pandemic and supply chain issues shows no signs of improving as industries worldwide have had to halt production while waiting for processors.A report from the US Department of Commer…
    - 6 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 9:03pm -
  • newWindows 10: A guide to the updates
    The launch of a major Windows 10 update isn’t the end of a process — it’s really just the beginning. As soon as one of Microsoft’s feature updates (such as Windows 10 version 21H2) is released, the company quickly gets to work on improvin…
    - 7 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 8:06pm -
  • newBrandPost: How Wi-Fi 6 Impacts Your Business Network
    It’s no secret that growing businesses depend on the speed and quality of their network.From communication to collaboration, employees have come to expect a reliable Wi-Fi connection that powers the tools they rely on most to get the job done. T…
    - 9 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 6:46pm -
  • newDropbox, Microsoft OneDrive send out warnings to macOS users
    Two of the world’s most widely used online storage services, Dropbox, and Microsoft OneDrive, are warning Mac users of a looming problem in a coming macoS Monterey update.You’ll need to download files to use them for a whileThey warn that s…
    - 9 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 6:39pm -
  • newHow to choose the right project collaboration software
    Even before we’d heard the words coronavirus or COVID-19, collaboration apps were on the rise in the enterprise. Now, because of the phenomenal increase in remote work triggered by the pandemic, more and more organizations are implementing proje…
    - 16 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 11:00am -
  • newThe ambitious Android tablet option Google tossed away
    To say that Android tablets have been a letdown might be the understatement of the century.When you step back and think about it, the fact that Android tablets are such an underemphasized afterthought is almost shocking. Android is the world's mos…
    - 16 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 11:00am -
  • India eyes home-grown OS to compete with Android, iOS
    The Indian government is hoping to spur the nation's private sector to create a national mobile operating system that can compete with Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS.Rajeev Chandrasekhar, the Minister of State for Electronics and Information…
    - 1 day ago 25 Jan 22, 10:10pm -
  • Nvidia may abandon its $40B ARM acquisition
    I can’t help but imagine sighs of relief may be heard from Cupertino on the news Nvidia may abandon its attempt to acquire Apple’s strategically important supplier, Arm.Competitive concerns put deal on iceNvidia has reportedly told partners i…
    - 1 day ago 25 Jan 22, 5:44pm -
  • Don’t cheap out on essential hardware
    On the Reddit SysAdmin group, I recently read a horror story. A car dealership had been using a 14-year-old desktop for its one and only business server. On it, the company was running two business’ customer-relation management (CRM) programs an…
    - 2 days ago 25 Jan 22, 12:00pm -

informationweek

technewsworld

  • newCovid Domain Registrations Soar, Many by Bad Actors
    Nearly half a million Covid-related domains have been created over the last two years, many of them being used by online fraudsters. The pandemic has created an environment in which bad actors make use of a range of Covid-related "hooks" to commit c…
    - 15 hours ago 26 Jan 22, 12:26pm -
  • Average Tech Salary Breaks Six Figures, Some Workers Still Feel Underpaid
    The average salary for a tech worker reached US$104,566 in 2021, yet nearly half still feel they're underpaid. The hot recruiting market could be contributing to workers feeling underpaid, maintained Brittany Nisenzon, metro markets manager with Robe…
    - 2 days ago 25 Jan 22, 12:17pm -
  • How To Fix the Autonomous Electric Car Demand Problem
    The automotive market is moving rapidly to make and sell autonomous vehicles, but studies suggest that two out of three drivers don't want them. Let's talk about what the industry is doing wrong with its positioning of autonomous electric cars. Then…
    - 3 days ago 24 Jan 22, 12:00pm -
  • Play-To-Earn Gaming Faces Hurdles To Rapid Growth
    Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian raised some eyebrows in the gaming world recently when he predicted that play-to-earn gaming would take over 90 percent of the gaming market in five years. Analysts we spoke with are skeptical of his forecast. The pos…
    - 8 days ago 19 Jan 22, 12:37pm -
  • Data Breaches Affected Nearly 6 Billion Accounts in 2021
    The biggest breach of the period was actually a combination of several cyber smash-and-grab operations over the years that contained 3.2 billion unique email and password combinations from Netflix, LinkedIn and other online outfits. The post Data Bre…
    - 9 days ago 18 Jan 22, 12:00pm -
  • 4 Industries on the Brink of Technological Disruption
    This decade is going to be known for both an unprecedented amount of change and a lot of companies and people suddenly discovering that the road they were on dead-ended. Let's talk about some of these upcoming disruptions. Then we'll close with the p…
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  • Russia’s REvil Takedown Sets Stage for Several Scenarios
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