Systemd flaw leaves many Linux distros open to attack
A flaw in systemd, the init system used on many Linux systems, can be exploited using a malicious DNS query to either crash a system or...
By in open web | July 3rd, 2017
OpenVPN taken to task after audit ignores remote code execution flaws
Serious security bugs have been exposed, some of which can lead to remote code execution. ...
By in open web | July 1st, 2017
Ubuntu Phone project failed because it was a mess: claim
A developer who worked with the Ubuntu Phone project has outlined the reasons for its failure, painting a picture of confusion, poor co...
By in open web | July 1st, 2017
TC39, ECMAScript, and the Future of JavaScript
TC39 means Technical Committee number 39. It’s part of ECMA, the institution which standardizes the JavaScript language under the “...
By in open web | June 26th, 2017
Google open-sources mobile-first computer vision models for TensorFlow
Google is helping smartphones better recognize images without requiring massive power consumption, thanks to a new set of models the co...
By in open web | June 15th, 2017
Battery Venture ranks top Open-Source projects in new report
The Battery Open-Source Software (BOSS) Index highlights the increasing reliance on freely available, open-source technology by big and...
By in open web | June 12th, 2017
How NGINX could overpower Microsoft soon
Netcraft believes that if the trends continue in 2017, NGINX could possibly overtake Microsoft as the second largest vendor in the seco...
By in open web | June 12th, 2017
NodeSource N|Solid for Alpine Linux
NodeSource, the Node.js company, has announced the release of NodeSource N|Solid for Alpine Linux, the newest addition to its enterpris...
By in open web | June 12th, 2017
MapD tech open sources their Core Database
MapD Technologies, a GPU-powered analytics company, has released their Core database to the open source community under the Apache 2 li...
By in open web | June 12th, 2017
ALPINE LINUX 3.6.0 RELEASED
Alpine Linux is a security-oriented, lightweight Linux distribution based on musl libc and busybox. ...
By in open web | June 2nd, 2017