Category: FOSS

Three stable kernels

Stable kernels 5.4.13, 4.19.97, and 4.14.166 have been released. They all contain important fixes and users should upgrade. ...

[$] KRSI and proprietary BPF programs

The "kernel runtime security instrumentation" (or KRSI) patch set enables the attachment of BPF programs to every security hook in...

Security updates for Friday

Security updates have been issued by Arch Linux (chromium), Fedora (gnulib, ImageMagick, jetty, ocsinventory-agent, phpMyAdmin, python-django, rubygem-rmagick, thunderbird, and...

GNU Guile 3.0.0 released

Version 3.0.0 of the Guile implementation of the Scheme programming language has been released. There's a lot of work...

Security updates for Thursday

Security updates have been issued by Debian (debian-lan-config and phpmyadmin), openSUSE (openssl-1_1), Oracle (firefox and kernel), Red Hat (.NET...

Distribution Release: CentOS 8.1.1911

CentOS, which builds its distribution's packages from upstream sources provided by Red Hat Enterprise Linux, has published a new release, CentOS 8.1.1911. The new...

[$] The dark side of expertise

Everyone has expertise in some things, which is normally seen as a good thing to have. But Dr. Sean...