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Black Lab Enterprise Linux 11 Xfce and MATE Spins Now Available for Download

Tue, 2017-05-16 19:57
Black Lab Software's Roberto J. Dohnert is informing us today about the availability for download of two new official spins of the recently released Black Lab Enterprise Linux 11 operating system, with the Xfce and MATE desktop environments.

Here Is What You Need To Know About WannCry Ransomware That's Infecting Windows Systems Globally

Tue, 2017-05-16 18:49
?The internet has its good and bad and we have to be extra careful to not fall on the claws of the hackers or attackers. This can happen from buying online, getting your account hacked or getting your files “kidnapped”, on this last one is when your files get encrypted and the attacker wants you to pay him a certain amount to get the files decrypted. In this article, we will talk about this ransomware that until today has infected more than 230,000+ computers in 150 countries and has raised more than $50,000,00.

How to Install and Configure Nagios Core 4.3.2 on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7

Tue, 2017-05-16 17:40
Nagios Core is free & open source monitoring tool or software which can monitor the resources like servers, network equipment like firewall, network switches and printers etc

Gmail Docs phishing attack: Google targets devs with tighter web app ID checks

Tue, 2017-05-16 16:32
Google is slowing down the process for publishing web applications to prevent a repeat of the phishing attack that abused users' trust in its sign-in system with a fake Google Docs app.

2 tag management tools for organizing your music library

Tue, 2017-05-16 15:23
If I am not wrong, one of the variants of Murphy's Law goes something like: "The tags in a music library are never correct." In previous articles, I have looked at ways to manage tags when ripping (before the problems get into the music library) and directly within music playback software. In this article, I'm going to look at some special-purpose tag management tools that can make music listening more enjoyable.read more

How to Save the Output of a Command to a File in Linux

Tue, 2017-05-16 14:14
Logging from the command line in Linux is important. There are a number of ways to save both output and errors from command into files on Linux. Learn about them here.

Exclusive Review of Libre OS USB : Your Portable System

Tue, 2017-05-16 13:06
Have you ever thought of carrying your system, carrying the whole world which is right on your PC or carrying all the important data you need anytime along with you? Well, if yes then this segment is simply meant for you. Today, our guest is Libre OS USB. This distribution will fulfill your portable OS dreams. Let's get to know more about this distro.Note: Libre OS USB is yet to get released for Public, this is a TechPhylum Exclusive Review.

What's the point of DevOps?

Tue, 2017-05-16 11:57
Think about the last time you tried to change a personal habit. You likely hit a point where you needed to alter the way you think and make the habit less a part of your identity. This is difficult—and you're only trying to change your own ways of thinking.So you may have tried to put yourself in new situations. New situations can actually help us create new habits, which in turn lead to new ways of thinking.read more

Make Your Containers Transparent with Puppet's Lumogon

Tue, 2017-05-16 10:49
As development and IT shops look for ways to more quickly test and deploysoftware or scale out their environments, containers have become a go-tosolution. With Docker and similar tools, you can spin up dev and productioncontainerized platforms that are fast, lightweight and consistent.

Ardour 5.9 Open-Source Digital Audio Workstation Released with More Improvements

Tue, 2017-05-16 09:40
Ardour developer Paul Davis is announcing today the release of yet another maintenance update to his powerful, open-source and cross-platform DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) program.

Strato Pi CAN extends Raspberry Pi with CAN and 9-65V power

Tue, 2017-05-16 08:31
Sfera Labs has launched its latest “Strato Pi” RPi add-on, featuring a CAN bus, galvanically isolated RS-485, an RTC, and a 9-65V power supply. Milan, Italy based Sfera Labs, named after its Sfera open source IoT framework, has launched the fourth in its series of Strato Pi add-ons for the Raspberry Pi 2 or 3. […]

WannaCry is a Cry for VEP Reform

Tue, 2017-05-16 07:23
This weekend, a vulnerability in some versions of the Windows operating system resulted in the biggest cybersecurity attack in years. The so-called “WannaCry” malware relied on at least one exploit … Read moreThe post WannaCry is a Cry for VEP Reform appeared first on The Mozilla Blog.

RDO Ocata packstack AIO deployment via the most recent tested trunk

Tue, 2017-05-16 06:14
Post following bellow is just proof of concept that packstack mightbe used for RDO Ocata deployment using the same current-passed-cidelorean Ocata Trunk as it does on regular basis TripleO QuickStart.Looks like packstack mostly serves as part of the testing pipeline that promotes trunk repositories to "current-passed-ci".

OpenStack Summit Showcases Innovations in the Open Cloud

Tue, 2017-05-16 05:05
The OpenStack community held its semi-annual Summit event in Boston from May 8-11, showcasing the latest innovations and directions in the open-source cloud platform. The event also marked the first OpenStack Forum, providing developers with an opportunity to discuss technical issues for upcoming releases.

Behold, auto-completing Android bug reports -- because you're not very thorough

Tue, 2017-05-16 03:57
People can't be bothered to recount crashes, so machines are here to helpAuto-completion systems that attempt to finish your sentences when typing text messages or search queries can be a mixed blessing. Often, they save time. But they can also get in the way when they make incorrect guesses about intended input.…

How to install a kernel from koji

Tue, 2017-05-16 02:48
Kernel developers frequently request bug reporters test on a different kernel. Sometimes this is a full new version. Other times it’s a test build with a patch. This article shows you how to install a kernel someone has built elsewhere.... Continue Reading →

Power-sipping embedded computer features CAN and mini-PCIe

Tue, 2017-05-16 01:40
Artila’s “Matrix-710” computer runs Linux on an Atmel SAMA5D35, and offers Fast and Gigabit Ethernet, 2x CAN, 8x serial, 4x USB, and mini-PCIe expansion. Artila has spiced up last year’s Matrix-700 IoT gateway and control computer with wireless expansion, isolated serial ports, CAN Bus support, and more USB ports. The fanless, Linux-driven Matrix-710 is designed […]

Linux and the WannaCry Attack

Tue, 2017-05-16 00:31
If a cyber attack is a mugger, windows is a physically small drunken person with wads of money sticking out of his pockets, staggering down a dark ally past the convention hall during a mugger’s conference, while Linux is a hundred sober and smart well trained Navy Seals each driving a separate armored car in undisclosed locations.Yes, you can attack the Navy Seals. But if you do that, they’ll make you wanna cry.

How to Install Mantis Bug Tracker on CentOS 7

Mon, 2017-05-15 23:22
Mantis is a free and open source issue tracker written in PHP language. It provides an easy to use web interface for tracking your applications. You can easily manage project and track your application bugs using Mantis. This tutorial shows how to install Mantis Bug Tracker on CentOS 7 server.