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How to Hack Your Own Network and Beef Up Its Security with Kali Linux

Fri, 2014-10-24 11:00

Lifehacker: Kali Linux is a security-focused operating system you can run off a CD or USB drive, anywhere.

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Why Contribute to an Enterprise Open Source Project?

Fri, 2014-10-24 10:00

Linux.com: Few would dispute the notion that open source projects live and die by their communities.

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Ubuntu 14.10 Charms Linux Unicorns

Fri, 2014-10-24 09:00

eWEEK: Also known as the Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.10 expands the Juju charms orchestration system. Juju now has the ability to "charm" Hadoop big data deployments.

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We would like to thank the Zorin OS team

Fri, 2014-10-24 08:00

 DarkDuck: On behalf of the neighbourhood council, we would like to thank the Zorin OS team for their commitment on an extraordinary software that we hope will be going strong for years to come.

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Android Wear updated with GPS support and offline music

Fri, 2014-10-24 07:00

 ITworld: Google has made it crystal clear that it is pulling out all the stops to make Android Wear one of the best wearable operating systems around.

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Jeffrey McGuire From Acquia Explains Drupal 8, the GPL, and Much More

Fri, 2014-10-24 06:00

 Tuxmachines: We recently had the pleasure of speaking with Jeffrey A. "jam" McGuire, Open Source Evangelist at Acquia, the key company behind Drupal

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SecTor: The Carder Who Loved Me

Fri, 2014-10-24 01:00

eWEEK: Speaking at the SecTor security conference in Toronto, Grayson Lenik, Principal Security Consultant at Nuix details how the credit card theives, known as "carders" operate and how they get caught.

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HP Expands Moonshot Server Portfolio with x86 and Xen

Thu, 2014-10-23 21:00

ServerWatch: Initially, Moonshot was all about ARM but has since expanded to Intel x86 as well.

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2014's most significant cloud deals have OpenStack at heart

Thu, 2014-10-23 17:00

 NetworkWorld: 2014's slate of cloud deals reflect a few important trends in the market for the open source cloud software.

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Ubuntu 14.10 has landed - and it's not just for desktops

Thu, 2014-10-23 16:00

 ZDnet: Canonical's latest Linux, Ubuntu 14.10, saves the biggest improvements for its cloud and server versions.

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Stick computer runs Android on quad-core Atom

Thu, 2014-10-23 15:00

 LinuxGizmos: Shenzhen Apec Electronics has launched a $110 Android stick computer built around a quad-core Intel Atom Z3735 SoC with 1-2GB of RAM and 16-32GB storage.

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ownCloud Asks Canonical to Remove Their Software from Ubuntu Repos, Sparks Fly

Thu, 2014-10-23 14:00

 softpedia: A member of the ownCloud security team has sent a request to Canonical asking them to remove all the packages from their repositories regarding this software stack.

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Learning Shell Scripting Language: A Guide from Newbies to System Administrator

Thu, 2014-10-23 13:00

 tecmint: Linux is built with certain powerful tools, which are unavailable in Windows.

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How to turn your CentOS box into a BGP router using Quagga

Thu, 2014-10-23 12:00

 xmodulo: Border Gateway Protocol (or BGP) is the de-facto standard inter-domain routing protocol of the Internet.

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Shellshock a Fail for Security Disclosure

Thu, 2014-10-23 11:00

eSecurityPlanet: Shellshock and the Xen vulnerability. One of these things is not like the other, and an expert says they can teach us a lot about how to disclose security vulnerabilities.

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SecTor: Why DevOps Is the Key to Security

Thu, 2014-10-23 10:00

eWEEK: The DevOps model isn't a threat to security; it's a tool that can be used to enforce security like never before.

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Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn Released

Thu, 2014-10-23 09:00

As with every new release, packages--applications and software of all kinds--are being updated at a rapid pace. Many of these packages came from an automatic sync from Debian's unstable branch; others have been explicitly pulled in for Ubuntu 14.10.

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Promote Windows Users to Admins with the Debian-Based Rescatux 0.32 Beta 2

Thu, 2014-10-23 08:00

 softpedia: Rescatux, a Linux distribution that allows users to perform all kinds of rescue operations with the help of an easy to use wizard called Rescapp, is now at version 0.32 Beta 2 and is ready for testing.

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Chromebook shipments leap by 67 percent

Thu, 2014-10-23 07:00

 ZDnet: The numbers don't lie. ABI Research finds that Linux-powered Chromebook sales are exploding.

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Is Gentoo Linux too difficult for newcomers to use?

Thu, 2014-10-23 06:00

 ITworld: Gentoo Linux has always had much to offer any user that that wants deep control over their Linux computer.

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