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Bugs in widely used Dnsmasq give attackers remote control of vulnerable systems.
My article “Linux Amazon EC2 tutorial: How to set up an EC2 instancerdquo; shows you how to set up Amazon Web Servicesrsquo; compute service if you use Linux (specifically, Ubuntu Linux).

But what if you are a Microsoft Windows shop? Thatrsquo;s what this article explains.As long as you use a small instance size and havenrsquo;t already signed up, you cannbsp;try EC2 for free. Not all of the instance types (which vary by processor and memory) and storage sizes are free, but the UI guides you on what is and isnrsquo;t free.
If you havenrsquo;t signed up, do that now.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Parallels update is out today; VMware Fusion and Workstation coming in October.
PocketEPC complete 4G core will be first product; offered via LimeNET Ubuntu App StoreCamberley, 1 August 2017 – Quortus today announced PocketEPC, the first in a range of App-based edge computing solutions that will dramatically change the way in which cellular technology is configured and deployed, paving the way for the 5G networks of the future. PocketEPC – a complete 4G cellular core network realized as an App – will be offered via the Lime... Source: RealWire
The hardened PC also comes with Windows, Ubuntu, or the security-focused Qubes OS.
Another "just works" option, Dell's Ubuntu laptop has tons of power for demanding users.
Ubuntu fixed a Linux bug that could have let an attacker cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code with a TCP payload this week.
I signed up for Intelrsquo;s annual public beta (you can too by registering for it), and now I can share some of what Irsquo;ve found in the latest version of the software development tools.

These are serious tools for Python, C, C++, and Fortran developers who are optimization-minded, and I couldnrsquo;t pass up the opportunity to try them outmdash;for free!Intel has made signing up easy, and this entitles you to download and install fully functional versions of its tools.  Irsquo;ve downloaded and installed the tools on my Windows 10 machine, my iMac running the latest (Sierra) macOS, and three different Linux boxes (running SUSE, Ubuntu, and Linbuntu).
So far, everything has worked flawlessly.
Irsquo;ve been mostly writing programs using Intel Threading Building Blocks (TBB) and testing it on each system. My code is highly portable, and I love having the same tools on each system.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Lubuntu versus Xubuntu Ubuntu has a number of different flavors, including Lubuntu and Xubuntu.

Both of these Ubuntu flavors offer lightweight desktops, but which one is better?A writer at Linux and Ubuntu recently weighed the pros and cons of Lubun...
10 Linux distributions for developers Linux distributions geared toward casual desktop users are important, but developers also need to use Linux.

Developers have different needs than other users, so certain distributions can be better than others f...
Which Ubuntu flavor is the best? Ubuntu comes in a number of different flavors, and each has its advantages and disadvantages. Which one is best for you? A writer at Linux.com recently delved into the various flavors of Ubuntu and considered what th...
Fans of Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) love that it provides a native Linux experience, command line and all, to Windows users.

But not all have been fans of the choice of Linux distributionmdash;Canonical's Ubuntu Linuxmdash;and thus have launched projects to swap out Ubuntu.ALWSL is one such project, and the Python-based WSL Distribution Switcher, which provides automated access to no fewer than 10 Linux distribution userlands, is a more sophisticated approach.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here