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Kali Linux 2018.1 released

Remote Code Execution Flaw in APT Linux Package Manager allows man-in-the-middle attack

Yesterday a remote code execution bug was found in the APT high-level package manager used by Debian, Ubuntu, and other related Linux distributions. Max...

GeoServer 2.14.2 rolled out with accessible WMTS binding,improved style editor and more

Last week, GeoServer 2.14.2 was released., GeoServer is an open source software server based on Java, for sharing geospatial data. It allows users to...
Jungle forest

Black Hat hackers used IPMI cards to launch JungleSec Ransomware, affects most of the...

Unsecured IPMI (Intelligent Platform Management Interface) cards are preparing a gateway for the JungleSec ransomware that affected multiple Linux servers. The ransomware attack was...
shell

Bash 5.0 is here with new features and improvements

GNU project made version 5.0 of its popular POSIX shell Bash ( Bourne Again Shell) available yesterday. Bash 5.0 explores new improvements and features...
Server

Windows Server 2019 comes with security, storage and other changes

Today, Microsoft unveiled new features of Windows Server 2019. The new features are based on four themes—hybrid, security, application platform, and Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI). General...
Software infrastructure in 2019

Key trends in software infrastructure in 2019: observability, chaos, and cloud complexity

Software infrastructure has, over the last decade or so, become a key concern for developers of all stripes. Long gone are narrowly defined job...
AWS SAM (AWS Serverless Application Model) is now open source!

OpenSSH, now a part of the Windows Server 2019

Yesterday, Microsoft announced that the OpenSSH client and server are available as a supported feature-on-Demand in Windows Server 2019 and Windows 10 1809. OpenSSH is...

FreeBSD 12.0 is now out!

Yesterday, the FreeBSD release engineering team announced the availability of FreeBSD 12.0, which marks the first release of the stable/12 branch. This version is...

The Linux and RISC-V foundations team up to drive open source development and adoption...

Yesterday, the Linux Foundation announced that they are joining hands with the RISC-V Foundation to drive the open source development and adoption of the...
web development

Linux is reverting the STIBP support due to major slowdowns in Linux 4.20

Linux 4.20 has shown major performance issues and the reason behind this regression was Single Thread Indirect Branch Predictors (STIBP), as shared by Phoronix yesterday. This support is being reverted from the...

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Facebook and Microsoft announce Open Rack V3 to address the power...

From the past few months, Facebook and Microsoft together have been working on a new architecture based on the Open Rack standards. Last week,...

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