Mickael Karatekin from Sysdream Labs discovered that the Okular document viewer allows code execution via an action link in a PDF document. Continue Reading — Debian LTS: DLA-2159-1: okular security update>
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As you might know from our SLE 15 SP2 Public Beta announcement, we are now releasing fewer Public Beta ISOs but we are releasing weekly updates, called Snapshot, in our Beta Online Channels! Our Snapshot Updates for SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Service Pack 2 are...
Learn more about a couple new members of our leadership team — and some things we’re doing to be a more purpose-driven company. Continue Reading — Meet our new board director and chief revenue officer
The Django web framework has come a long way since it was first released as open source in 2005. It started with a benevolent dictator for life (BDFL) governance model, like the language it is implemented in, Python, but switched to a different… Continue Reading...
An exploitable heap overflow vulnerability exists in the Psych::Emitter startdocument function of Ruby. In Psych::Emitter startdocument function heap buffer “head” allocation is made based on Continue Reading — Debian LTS: DLA-2158-1: ruby2.1 security update>
The Cloudflare blog has an article on the company’s work to improve the performance of Linux disk encryption. “As we can see the default Linux disk encryption implementation has a significant impact on our cache latency in worst case scenarios,… Continue Reading — Speeding up...
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Samba, the worst of which could lead to remote code execution. Continue Reading — Gentoo: GLSA-202003-52: Samba: Multiple vulnerabilities>
Mozilla has partnered with Scroll to distribute funds to publications in place of ad revenue. This partnership offers Firefox users tracker-blocking technology and ad-free browsing. Continue Reading — Mozilla combines tracker blocking with paid, ad-free browsing>
Are you a pentester or ethical hacker looking for an alternative to Kali Linux? If so, you may want to check out Parrot OS. Continue Reading — Parrot GNU/Linux 4.8 Released With Kernel 5.4 And New Docker Containers>