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Demand for Certified SysAdmins and Developers Is On the Rise

Wednesday 1st of November 2017 02:01:30 PM
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Migrating to Linux: An Introduction

Tuesday 31st of October 2017 01:30:36 PM
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Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator and Engineer: Lars Kronfält

Monday 30th of October 2017 02:17:40 PM
Title: Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator and Engineer: Lars Kronfält30 OctLearn more

Open Source Leadership Summit 2018

Friday 27th of October 2017 09:19:26 PM

Where open source leaders convene to drive digital transformation and learn how to collaboratively manage the largest shared technology investment of our time. 

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AGL Showcase at CES

Friday 27th of October 2017 09:12:36 PM

Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) is a collaborative open source project that is accelerating development of a fully open software platform for automotive applications. As a CES 2018 exhibitor, AGL will have a public Showcase in CES Tech West in The Venetian, highlighting our members and the broader AGL ecosystem. 

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Event Title: AGL Showcase at CES27 OctLearn more

Linux Foundation Member Legal Summit

Friday 27th of October 2017 08:56:28 PM

The ​Linux ​Foundation ​Legal ​Summit ​is ​a ​neutral ​legal ​forum ​where ​leading ​attorneys ​from ​companies ​leveraging ​open ​source ​solutions ​can ​work ​together ​to ​focus ​on ​and ​discuss ​issues ​of ​common ​interest ​and ​concern. ​ 

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OPNFV Plugfest

Friday 27th of October 2017 08:50:55 PM

Come join the ​fourth ​OPNFV ​Plugfest at ​the ​facilities ​of ​OPNFV ​member ​company, ​Intel. ​The event will focus on interoperability of the OPNFV platform in deployment, network integration, VNF applications, etc. Both OPNFV members and non-members are welcome to attend.

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Open vSwitch Fall Conference

Friday 27th of October 2017 08:44:18 PM

The Open vSwitch team will host our fourth annual conference focused on Open vSwitch and OVN on November 16 and 17, 2017, to be held at the Club Auto Sport, San Jose.

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Friday 27th of October 2017 08:36:24 PM

DPDK is a set of libraries and drivers for fast packet processing. It is designed to run on any processors. The first supported CPU was Intel x86 and it is now extended to IBM POWER and ARM. It runs mostly in Linux userland. A FreeBSD port is available for a subset of DPDK features.

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Hyperledger Member Summit

Friday 27th of October 2017 08:29:47 PM

Hyperledger ​Member ​Summit ​is ​the ​premier ​event ​of ​the ​year ​for ​our ​community, ​bringing ​all ​our ​stakeholders ​together ​face-to-face ​to ​learn ​and ​collaborate ​with ​each ​other, ​across ​both ​technical ​and ​business ​topics.

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Security: Firefox "Breach Alerts", Uber Crack, and Intel Back Doors

  • Firefox “Breach Alerts” Will Warn If You Visit A ‘Hacked’ Website
    One more thing is coming to add to the capabilities of the recently released Firefox 57 aka Firefox Quantum. Mozilla is working on a new feature for Firefox, dubbed Breach Alerts, which will warn users when they visit a website, whether it was hacked in the past or not.
  • GCHQ: change your passwords now even if Uber says it contained the breach
    Uber claims to have paid $100,000 to secure 57 million accounts exposed in a breach last year, but the UK's spy agency, GCHQ, suggests consumers don't place too much faith in Uber’s claim. The GCHQ's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) on Thursday published guidance for Uber users, reminding those affected by the firm’s just revealed 2016 breach they should take precautionary action even if their personal details may not have been compromised. The agency warned that Uber drivers and riders should “immediately change passwords” that were used for Uber.
  • Drive-By Phishing Scams Race Toward Uber Users
    Indeed, hardly any time elapsed after Uber came clean Tuesday about the year-old breach it had concealed before crack teams of social engineers unleashed appropriately themed phishing messages designed to bamboozle the masses (see Fast and Furious Data Breach Scandal Overtakes Uber).
  • EU authorities consider creating data breach justice league to tackle uber hack
    Multiple investigations prompted by Uber's admission that it concealed a hack could join together for one big mega-probe into the incident. An EU working group which has responsibility for data protection will decide next week whether to co-ordinate different investigations taking place in the UK, Italy, Austria, Poland and the Netherlands.
  • Intel Didn't Heed Security Experts Warnings About ME [Ed: Intel refused to speak about back doors until it became too mainstream a topic, then pretended it's a "bug"]
    For nearly eight years, the chip maker has been turning a deaf ear on security warnings about the wisdom of Intel Management Engine.

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Oracle Adds Initial Support for Linux Kernel 4.14 LTS to VirtualBox

Oracle recently updated their VirtualBox open-source and cross-platform virtualization software with initial support for the latest Linux 4.14 LTS kernel series. VirtualBox 5.2.2 is the first maintenance update to the latest VirtualBox 5.2 stable series of the application, and it looks like it can be compiled and used on GNU/Linux distribution running the recently released Linux 4.14 LTS kernel. It also makes it possible to run distros powered by Linux kernel 4.14 inside VirtualBox VMs. Read more