Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/long-term-linux-support-future-clarified/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Long-term support Linux version 4.4 will get six years of life, but that doesn’t mean other LTS editions will last so long.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/big-four-linux-tech-firms-shift-open-source-licensing-policies/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Red Hat, Facebook, Google, and IBM commit to providing a fair cure period to correct open-source GPLv2 software license compliance issues.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/hands-on-with-linux-mint-18-3-cinnamon-and-mate/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The new release of Linux Mint is imminent, so here is a look at both the Cinnamon and MATE versions.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/linus-linux-torvalds-gives-security-developers-guidance/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Leading open-source developer Torvalds does more than swear at poor security development. He spells out what he expects from security programmers.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-creator-linus-torvalds-this-is-what-drives-me-nuts-about-it-security/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Torvalds explains why he gets angry with security people.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/googles-mysterious-fuchsia-os-gets-apple-swift-language-support/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 And Google allays concerns that it is forking Apple’s popular Swift programming language.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/intel-weve-found-severe-bugs-in-secretive-management-engine-affecting-millions/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 An attacker can use Intel’s flaws to run malware that’s invisible to the operating system.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/red-hat-partners-with-aws-with-openshift-container-platform-3-7/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Red Hat wants to be your AWS hybrid cloud and container company as well your Linux provider.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/linus-torvalds-i-dont-trust-security-people-to-do-sane-things/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The prominent Linux engineer has suggested models used to approach kernel security are entirely wrong.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/google-home-and-amazon-echo-hit-by-big-bad-bluetooth-flaws/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Google and Amazon patch 20 million smart speakers that were vulnerable to serious Bluetooth attack.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-totally-dominates-supercomputers/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 It finally happened. Today, all 500 of the world’s top 500 supercomputers are running Linux.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/red-hat-enterprise-linux-for-arm-arrives-after-seven-years-of-development/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The promise of running serious Linux servers on ARM processors has been there for ages. Now, at long last, the reality is here.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/the-new-long-term-linux-kernel-linux-4-14-has-arrived/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 For the next six years, Android smartphones, embedded Linux devices, and Linux-based Internet of Things gadgets will use the newly released Linux 4.14 kernel.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/how-to-run-windows-apps-on-your-chromebook/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 CodeWeavers’ CrossOver, which has long enabled you to run Windows programs on Linux and macOS, now lets you run Windows programs on advanced Chromebooks.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/minixs-creator-would-have-liked-knowing-intel-was-using-it/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Few people knew MINIX was running in most Intel processors, including its creator.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-to-integrate-third-party-security-information-into-its-windows-defender-advanced-threat/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Microsoft is partnering with Bitdefender, Lookout, and Ziften to integrate their macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android threat-detection offerings with Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-security-google-fuzzer-finds-ton-of-holes-in-kernels-usb-subsystem/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 A Google-developed kernel fuzzer has helped locate dozens of Linux security flaws.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/minix-intels-hidden-in-chip-operating-system/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Buried deep inside your computer’s Intel chip is the MINIX operating system and a software stack, which includes networking and a web server. It’s slow, hard to … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/the-ten-best-ways-to-secure-your-android-phone/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Malware makers, phishers, they really are all out to get you. Here’s how to stop them in their tracks.