We’re now a week away from the stable Ubuntu 18.04 LTS release — which means it’s nearly upgrade decision time! Let us know if you plan to upgrade to Ubuntu 18.04 by voting in our poll. This post, Will You Upgrade to Ubuntu 18.04 LTS? [Poll],...
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LinuxSecurity.com: Developer platform GitHub has warned that plans to stop copyright infringements online could have a major impact on open-source software development. Continue Reading — GitHub: New copyright rules could strangle software development
There have been a few openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots released in the past two weeks that brought some new features and fixes to users. This blog will go over the past two snapshots. The last snapshot, 20180416, had several packages updated. The adobe-sourceserifpro-fonts package updated to version...
LinuxSecurity.com: Several issues have been discovered in the MySQL database server. The vulnerabilities are addressed by upgrading MySQL to the new upstream version 5.5.60, which includes additional changes. Please see the MySQL 5.5 Release Notes and … Continue Reading — Debian: DSA-4176-1: mysql-5.5 security update
Continue Reading — Build on Serverless | Building the “Simple Crypto Service” Python Project
LinuxSecurity.com: Fuzzing by the OSS-Fuzz project found two memory safety issues in LibreOffice, which could result in an application crash or possibly other unspecified impact. Continue Reading — Debian LTS: DLA-1356-1: libreoffice security update
AWS Blockchain Templates provide a fast and easy way to create and deploy secure blockchain networks using open source frameworks. Blockchain is a technology that makes it possible to build applications where multiple parties can record transactio… Continue Reading — Introducing AWS Blockchain Templates for Ethereum...
Identify Opportunities for Amazon RDS Cost Savings Using AWS Cost Explorer’s Reserved Instance (RI) Purchase Recommendations
Starting today, you can access custom Amazon RDS RI purchase recommendations via AWS Cost Explorer, in addition to Amazon EC2 recommendations. Continue Reading — Identify Opportunities for Amazon RDS Cost Savings Using AWS Cost Explorer’s Reserved Instance (RI) Purchase Recommendations
LinuxSecurity.com: OpenJDK: incorrect handling of Reference clones can lead to sandbox bypass (Hotspot, 8192025) (CVE-2018-2814) * OpenJDK: unrestricted deserialization of data from JCEKS key stores (Security, 8189997) (CVE-2018-2794) * OpenJDK: insuff… Continue Reading — SciLinux: Critical: java-1.8.0-openjdk on SL6.x i386/x86_64