Archive for August, 2018

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“More particularly, the flaw was found in the crypto subsystem of t…

August 31, 2018

"More particularly, the flaw was found in the crypto subsystem of the Linux kernel."
It's OK, #torvalds calls people who mind #security "masturbating monkeys" and allowed two likely #NSA back doors into #linux lately
https://securityboulevard.com/2018/08/cve-2018-14619-new-critical-linux-kernel-vulnerability/

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Two Point Hospital’s #Denuvo DRM Protection Cracked the Day Before …

August 31, 2018

Two Point Hospital's #Denuvo DRM Protection Cracked the Day Before Launch https://www.game-debate.com/news/25673/two-point-hospitals-denuvo-drm-protection-cracked-the-day-before-launch they put 'proper' #drm on #gnu #linux too. @mmasnick @techdirt

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” #Brexit negotiator said geographical indications continue to be a…

August 31, 2018

" #Brexit negotiator said geographical indications continue to be an unresolved issue"
http://www.managingip.com/Article/3830679/GIs-remain-bone-of-contention-after-Brexit-negotiator-meeting.html
It won't even happen at the end, IMHO (or assessment)

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“decided to keep in force the same conservation measures for tropic…

August 31, 2018

"decided to keep in force the same conservation measures for tropical #tunas that were approved last year. These will be reviewed in 2020, attendees to the meeting told Undercurrent News." https://www.undercurrentnews.com/2018/08/31/iattc-maintains-conservation-measures-amid-disagreements-on-tuna-fleet-capacity-plan/

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Open source low-code platforms https://searchcloudcomputing.techtar…

August 31, 2018

Open source low-code platforms https://searchcloudcomputing.techtarget.com/tip/Open-source-low-code-platforms-extend-app-dev-capabilities #freesw #programming
"Skyve started as a proprietary product then transitioned to open source. "

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Anti- #freesw #Veracode pays #idg for #spam which stigmatises FOSS …

August 31, 2018

Anti- #freesw #Veracode pays #idg for #spam which stigmatises FOSS as lacking #security https://www.csoonline.com/article/3301546/security/get-a-jump-on-reducing-your-open-source-software-security-risks.html

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Does #Redis #CommonsClause threaten open-source software? https://w…

August 31, 2018

Does #Redis #CommonsClause threaten open-source software? https://www.zdnet.com/video/open-source-licensing-war-commons-clause/ #openwashing traps and malice

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#microsoft #windows holes https://twitter.com/GossiTheDog/status/10…

August 31, 2018

#microsoft #windows holes https://twitter.com/GossiTheDog/status/1034198065085739008 with exploits already available https://appuals.com/windows-task-scheduler-micropatch-released-by-0patch/

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#Security : #Alexa Holes, #ZemlinPAC on CII, and #Apache #Struts Pa…

August 31, 2018

#Security : #Alexa Holes, #ZemlinPAC on CII, and #Apache #Struts Patches
http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/115108 #amazon #surveillance

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Message Search merged into Dino! https://gnomegsoc2018.wordpress.co…

August 31, 2018

Message Search merged into Dino!
https://gnomegsoc2018.wordpress.com/2018/08/31/message-search-merged-into-dino/ #gnome #gsoc #gnu #linux #dino