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Linux man Command Tutorial for Beginners (8 Examples)

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 17:34
A very useful aspect of the Linux command line is that the documentation for almost all command line tools is easily accessible. These documents are known as man pages, and you can easily access them through the command line using the man command.

Canonical Releases Spectre/Meltdown Patches for Ubuntu 17.10 for Raspberry Pi 2

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 16:08
Canonical published two security advisories on Thursday to announce the availability of Spectre mitigations for the ARM64 (AArch64) hardware architecture on its Ubuntu 17.10 and Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS systems.

Online Backup Solutions for Ubuntu Linux

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 14:42
Online cloud backups should be a part of your overall backup plan, but it’s crucial that your data is secure, encrypted, and backed up automatically. Here are a few online backup tools that aim to make cloud backups easy for desktop Linux users. Here is an updated look at five solutions for off-site online backups for Ubuntu that all work with the upcoming 18.04 release.

Triada Malware Preinstalled on Low-Cost Android Phones – Here’s How to Beat It

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:28
Recently there’s been a nasty spike of malware found in a large number of low-cost Android phones. This Triada malware is installed during the manufacturing process of the phone, and you can’t just uninstall it.

Fedora Podcast 003 - Fedora Modularity

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:13
Episode 003 of the Fedora Podcast is now available. In Episode 003 features developer and software architect Langdon White from the Fedora Modularity team. Langdon also leads the Fedora Modularity objective.

How to Install TYPO3 on Ubuntu 16.04

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:59
In this tutorial, we will install TYPO3 on Ubuntu 16.04, with Apache web server, MariaDB, and PHP. TYPO3 is completely free and open source content management system (CMS) written in PHP. It allows users to create websites even if they don’t have an experience in web development. TYPO3 is very easy to use and it is an effective tool for small sites as well as multilingual sites of large corporations, and it makes it a great alternative to the most popular CMS platforms like WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal. Installing TYPO3 on Ubuntu 16.04 is fairly easy task, just follow the steps below carefully

How to reset a Windows password with Linux

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 09:45
If you (or someone you know) ever forget your Windows password, you[he]#039[/he]ll be glad to know about chntpw, a neat Linux utility that you can use to reset a Windows password. For this how-to, I created a Windows virtual machine and set the password to pass123 on my user account, Archit-PC. I also created a Live USB with Fedora 27 using the Fedora Media Writer application.

How to avoid humiliating newcomers: A guide for advanced developers

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 08:30
To sustain an open source community's growth, we need to welcome new developers. Unfortunately, we are not always a welcoming bunch.

How to apply systems thinking in DevOps

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 07:16
For most organizations, adopting DevOps requires a mindset shift. Unless you understand the core of DevOps, you might think it's hype or just another buzzword—or worse, you might believe you have already adopted DevOps because you are using the right tools.Let’s dig deeper into what DevOps means, and explore how to apply systems thinking in your organization.read more

Hybrid cloud security: 5 key strategies

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 06:02
Once you know hybrid cloud security basics, you need these strategies to mitigate issues.

Intel Says Its Next Chips Will Be Fully Protected Against Spectre Vulnerability

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 04:47
Intel released a statement on Thursday to inform us all that it has found new methods to protect its future processors against the Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerabilities that were unearthed earlier this year.

Meet the Scarlett Johansson PostgreSQL malware attack

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 03:33
VIDEO: An image of the popular actress is being used as a malware attack vector on the open-source DBMS PostgreSQL.

Alexa development board runs Linux on Raspberry Pi Compute Module

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 02:19
Gumstix has launched a version of its Linux-driven Chatterbox Alexa Voice Service development board designed for the RPi Compute Module, and updated its AeroCore 2 drone controller for the DragonBoard 410C. Gumstix has developed a variation on its recently announced Chatterbox for the Colibri iMX7 that is instead powered by a Raspberry Pi Compute Module. […]

How to Install AbanteCart on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 01:04
AbanteCart is a free, open-source e-commerce platform based on PHP language. It comes with powerful features including, support for digital and tangible products, support for a variety of payment gateways, SEO Friendly, Mobile support, Fast and secure.

Raspbian Remix Lets You Create Your Own Spin That You Can Install on PC or Mac

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 23:50
Developer Arne Exton announced today the release of the third iteration of its Raspbian PIXEL remix rebased on the Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch" operating system and synced with the upstream changes.

3 best practices for securing Kubernetes environments

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 22:36
The Kubernetes orchestration platform is such a gigantic open source project that its evolution is inherently rapid. The pace of change significantly increases the importance of adhering to security best practices when using the ever-changing Kubernetes platform to automate deployment, scaling, and management of containerized cloud-native applications.read more

Install LEMP Stack on CentOS 7

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 21:21
In this series, we will show you how to install Nginx, generate a free Let’e Encrypt SSL certificate, install and secure MariaDB and install PHP 7.x. The term LEMP is an acronym of the names of its four open-source components.

Linus Bashes CTS Labs, GNOME 3.28 Released, Project ACRN and More

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 20:07
Linus Torvalds bashes CTS Labs' AMD chip report, calling it "more like stock manipulation than a security advisory...

How to Play Rubik’s Cube in Linux Terminal with nrubik

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 18:53
While there are many Inventive games that pushed the boundaries of what’s possible for puzzle games, there were no n-curses-based Rubik’s Cube for the Unix console, until now.

How to use Ansible to set up system monitoring with Prometheus

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 17:38
In summer 2017, I wrote two how-to articles about using Ansible. After the first article, I planned to show examples of the copy, systemd, service, apt, yum, virt, and user modules.read more