LinuxSecurity.com
Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Welcome!
Sign up!
EnGarde Community
Login
Polls
What is the most important Linux security technology?
 
Advisories
Community
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
SELinux
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Securitydistro
Latest Newsletters
Linux Advisory Watch: February 27th, 2015
Linux Security Week: February 23rd, 2015
Subscribe
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
E-mail:
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

  
Security Projects
We have thousands of posts on a wide variety of open source and security topics, conveniently organized for searching or just browsing.



Why Silicon Valley Hackers Still Won’t Work With the Military, and Vice Versa  02 March 2015 
Source: motherboard - Posted by Dave Wreski   
In the fight to defend cyberspace from its enemies, the US military is rushing to hire as many skilled hackers as it can. But no one is really sure how to get the two cultures to coexist.
 
Edward Snowden documentary Citizenfour wins Oscar  24 February 2015 
Source: Network World - Posted by Dave Wreski   
A documentary on whistleblower Edward Snowden won the Oscar for the best documentary feature, in a shot in the arm for people worldwide protesting against alleged U.S. intrusions into the privacy of people in the country and abroad.
 
Chips under the skin: Biohacking, the connected body is 'here to stay'  17 February 2015 
Source: ZDNet Blogs - Posted by Dave Wreski   
If you could replace your car keys, website login data, credit cards and bus passes with a chip embedded under your skin, would you? This is a question addressed this week at the Kaspersky Labs Security Analyst Summit by biohacker Hannes Sjoblad from BioNyfiken.
 
Google’s Project Zero gets tough on companies with lax security patch  16 February 2015 
Source: TechWorm - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Google Inc. has a elite team of hackers and programmers called Project Zero so named after the “zero day” security flaws that are exploited before developers learn of them.
 
The International Competition Where Master Lock-Pickers Do Battle  08 December 2014 
Source: Wired - Posted by Alex   
For a lock picker, the world is a different place. Take, for example, a typical suburban house, with a bicycle in the front yard and a five-pin Weiser bolting the front door—a basic pin-and-tumbler lock, employed by millions of home owners.
 
Google's VirusTotal puts Linux malware under the spotlight  12 November 2014 
Source: ZDNet Blogs - Posted by Dave Wreski   
The rise of malware designed to infect Linux servers' distributed denial-of-service attacks has earned greater attention from VirusTotal, the Google-owned go-to tool for malware hunters. For security researchers that need to stay on top of emerging malware threats, the VirusTotal malware database has become an integral tool.
 
Ubuntu, ownCloud, and a hidden dark side of Linux software repositories  12 November 2014 
Source: PC World - Posted by Dave Wreski   
The version of ownCloud in Ubuntu’s Universe repositories is old and full of “multiple critical security vulnerabilities.” It’s no secret. The ownCloud project itself asked Ubuntu to remove it so users wouldn’t have vulnerable server software.
 
The 7 deadly sins of startup security  11 November 2014 
Source: TechWorld - Posted by Dave Wreski   
For startups, user growth, product growth, virality, marketing usually goes on the top of their priority list. As part of product planning cycles, embedding information security into their product/service is the last concern for most startups.
 
Parallels CTO: Linux container security is not the problem  30 October 2014 
Source: InfoWorld - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Containerization technology has been a game-changer, powering Docker and other transformative software solutions. It's also garnered its share of criticisms about performance, security, and resiliency.
 
How To Hack Your Own Network And Beef Up Its Security With Kali Linux  28 October 2014 
Source: lifehacker - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Kali Linux is a security-focused operating system you can run off a CD or USB drive, anywhere. With its security toolkit you can crack Wi-Fi passwords, create fake networks, and test other vulnerabilities. Here’s how to use it to give your own a network a security checkup.
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 Next > End >>

Results 1 - 10 of 739
    
Partner

 

Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
Why Silicon Valley Hackers Still Won’t Work With the Military, and Vice Versa
Bad movie: Hackers can raid networks with burnt Blu-Rays
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2015 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.