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Linux distribution News

DDoS malware for Linux systems comes with sophisticated custom-built rootkit

XOR.DDoS is distributed through SSH brute-force password guessing attacks read more »

'Ghost' vulnerability poses high risk to Linux distributions

The flaw in the GNU C Library can be exploited remotely for full control, according to Qualys read more »

What if Windows 10 fails?

For the first time since Windows 3.1, the success or failure of a new Microsoft operating system version carries consequences. read more »

Mozilla upgrades Firefox to v.35, streamlines video calling

Firefox gets streamlined version of the plug-in-free Hello video calling service. read more »

Microsoft adds key management to Azure cloud

A new Azure vault provides a way to store encryption keys in the cloud read more »

Free tool automates phishing attacks for Wi-Fi passwords

The tool can disconnect Wi-Fi users and trick them into disclosing their access password to a rogue access point read more »

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Linux distribution Blogs

Open Source's Secret - and Dangerous - Shame

Support these projects - or lose key freedoms read more »

IBM amps up the mainframe

Aggressively targets mobile workloads with new z13 announcement read more »

European Commission Finally Engaging with Open Source?

Slowly getting there read more »

Microsoft and Dell change the private/hybrid cloud game with on-premise Azure

OpenStack is struggling for enterprise credibility, VMware is established but work in progress... read more »

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Windows 8

Windows 8

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Securing the Enterprise

 Join ComputerworldUK's editor in chief, Mike Simons, and Dell executives in a series of video discussions on how to respond to cyver criminals.


HP acquisitions

HP acquisitions

Following HP's dispute with Autonomy, we look back at other HP acquisitions in this Computerworld UK slideshow.


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Linux distribution In Depth

How-to: 10 tips for a successful OpenStack deployment

Banish unrealistic expectations by following these guidelines read more »

Is it time to move your databases to the cloud?

Faster time to market increasingly drives firms of all sizes to move their databases to the cloud. read more »

Meet Cobol's hard core fans

These folks won't migrate. The reason probably isn't what you're thinking. read more »

How to Use OpenStack in an SME

Worried about public cloud? Is Openstack right for you? read more »

OpenStack 101: The parts that make up the project

Understanding the building blocks read more »

Interdependence: Good for community, bad for the IoT

Is technological dependency and the data that fuels it making us more resilient or more fragile? read more »

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Linux distribution Slideshows

10 things you need to know about Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 is more proof that operating systems aren’t dead, they’re becoming vessels for containerised applications. read more »

Hero hacks: 14 Raspberry Pi projects primed for IT

VoIP PBXes, NTP servers, Web-controlled power strips - hack together one of these handy, cheap solutions for the server closet and beyond read more »

The 8 scariest digital security stories of 2014 (so far)

The year's only halfway done, but hackers have already filled enough headlines to last a decade. read more »

Mageia - A rising Linux star

If the world of Linux distributions has ever had a rising star, it's Mageia. Read on for a brief tour of Mageia's interface and features read more »

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White Papers

Quantifying the Business Benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Solutions

This IDC paper assesses and quantifies the business benefits of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating environment. read more »

Contain costs and increase operational efficiency

Sreamlining operational efiiciency read more »

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