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AWS follows Google with Reserved Instance flexibility changes

Customers who have Reserved Instance contracts with Amazon Web Services will be able to subdivide some of their Linux and Unix virtual machine instances...

Heartbleed Persists on 200,000 Servers, Devices

Almost 200,000 servers and devices are still vulnerable to Heartbleed, the OpenSSL flaw patched nearly three years ago. The numbers come from search engine Shodan, which...

Docker Patches Container Escape Vulnerability

Docker has patched a privilege escalation vulnerability (CVE-2016-9962) that could lead to container escapes, allowing a hacker to affect operations of a host from...

Suspected NSA tool hackers dump more cyberweapons

The hacking group that stole cyberweapons suspected to be from the U.S. National Security Agency is signing off—but not before releasing another arsenal of...

How to hunt for rare malware

At SAS 2017, on April 1st and 2nd on St. Maarten, Global Director of GReAT Costin Raiu and Principal Security Researchers Vitaly Kamluk and...

Exim gives Linux admins a security fix for Christmas

Linux administrators will have to change their holiday plans, because Exim is still releasing a security update on Christmas Day, and not earlier as...

ShadowBrokers got NSA spy tools from rogue insider

The ShadowBrokers didn't break into the United States National Security Agency after all.The latest research into the group of cybercriminals selling alleged NSA spy tools...

Ubuntu Core Snaps door shut on Linux’s new Dirty COWs

When did Linux start becoming like Windows? Canonical has released Ubuntu Core 16 for IoT, featuring Linux self-patching for a generation of users against future...

New leak may show if you were hacked by the NSA

EnlargeMustafa Al-Bassam reader comments 20 Share this story Shadow Brokers—the name used by a person or group that created seismic waves in August...

ISC updates critical DoS bug in BIND DNS software

The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) patched two vulnerabilities in domain name system software BIND, one of which was referred to as a "critical error...

RHBA-2016:1914-1: gluster-smb bug fix update

Updated Samba package that adds one enhancement is now available for RedHat Gluster Storage 3.1. Samba is an implementation of the server message block (SMB)...

RHBA-2016:1913-1: gluster-smb bug fix update

Updated Samba package that adds one enhancement is now available for RedHat Gluster Storage 3.1. Samba is an implementation of the server message block (SMB)...