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New IoT Botnet, Attackers Target Tor, and More…

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Also included, Flash on life support, Mageia’s new release, Ubuntu sets date for “Zesty Zapus” and our News Wire gets an RSS feed.

FOSS Week in Review

Outside of FOSS, […]

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Securing SourceForge With HTTPS

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SourceForge says, “With a single click, projects can opt-in to switch their web hosting from HTTP to HTTPS.”

SourceForge has added a feature that gives project websites the opportunity to opt-in to […]

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What Malware Is on Your Router?

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Mirai is exposing a serious security issue with the Internet of Things that absolutely must be quickly handled.

Until a few days ago, I had been seriously considering replacing the 1999 model […]

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San Francisco’s Muni Hacked

San Francisco Municipal Railway Muni

Muni, San Francisco’s transit system, is back to normal after being hit by hackers who reportedly sought a $73,000 ransom.

Breaking News

This adds a whole new twist to the […]

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Mickey Mouse Open Source, Close Call at WordPress, and More…

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Also included: FBI hacks 8,000 with single warrant, new Cinnamon desktop release, “government-backed attackers” after journalists, and FOSS Force adds beef to newsfeed.

FOSS Week in Review

Okay, Thanksgiving is […]

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