Daniel Chatfield discovered that python-django, a high-level Python web
development framework, incorrectly handled user-supplied redirect URLs.
A remote attacker could use this flaw to perform a cross-site scripting
Researchers at INRIA and Xamarin discovered several vulnerabilities in
mono, a platform for running and developing applications based on the
ECMA/ISO Standards. Mono's TLS stack contained several problems that
hampered its capabilities: those issues could lead to client
impersonation (via SKIP-TLS), SSLv2 fallback, and encryption weakening
Texas representative John Carter, chairman of the subcommittee on Homeland Security appropriations, and who sits on various other defense-related subcommittees, is hearing about cyber a lot these days. As he put it, "cyber is just pounding me from every direction." That's just the first few seconds of the very entertaining video, where Carter tries to find the right words to express his concern over new encryption standards from Apple and others.
You may laugh about this, but... These are the people running the most powerful military of the world.
GNOME 3.16 brings a brand new notification system and updated calendar design, which helps you to easily keep track of whatâs happened, and includes useful information like world times and event reminders. Other features include overlaid scrollbars, updated visuals, improved content views in Files, and a redesigned image viewer.
Major additions have also been made to the GNOME developer experience: GTK+ support for OpenGL now allows GTK+ apps to support 3D natively, a new GLib reference counting feature will help with debugging, and GTK+ Inspector has also had a major update.
Also released: GNOME Builder, an IDE for GNOME.
Bithell has become one of a growing number of prominent indie game developers known by name after releasing a hit game. New platforms like Steam and iOS have made it easier than ever for a single developer to create a successful game, and sometimes those games really blow up - developers like Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson have become fast millionaires solely off of a single title. But after the elation of a hit game comes a sudden realization: you need to make another one.
This is pretty common among artists; the second album is always the hardest.
The Zentyal Development Team has announced the launch of Zentyal 4.1. The Ubuntu-based server distribution is designed to be easy to install and configure and ships with a powerful collection of web-based system administration modules. "Zentyal Development Team is proud to announce Zentyal Server 4.1, a new release....
A new version of the Voyager distribution has been made available. The latest release, version 14.04.4 "X", is a long term support release, yet it contains some experimental features. The new Voyager release offers the Xfce 4.12 desktop and an updated Linux kernel (version 3.16). The new version....
Canonical has announced the launch of Ubuntu 15.04 Final Beta along with the availability of beta images for the many Ubuntu community distributions. These test images should be mostly bug-free, but are still intended to be used for testing purposes. "Codenamed "Vivid Vervet", 15.04 continues Ubuntu's proud tradition....