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The Perfect Desktop - OpenSUSE 13.1 (GNOME)

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 14:20

The Perfect Desktop - OpenSUSE 13.1 (GNOME)

This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 13.1 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.

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PHP number_format() and a problem with negative values rounded to zero

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 03:18

PHP number_format() and a problem with negative values rounded to Zero

As is known, the PHP function number_format() rounds the given value to the needed amount of decimal places.

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How to find out if your server is affected from Openssl Heartbleed vulnerability (CVE-2014-0160) and how to fix that

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 07:15
How to find out if your server is affected from Openssl Heartbleed vulnerability (CVE-2014-0160) and how to fix that

A severe vulnerability in OpenSSL has been found, the vulnerability is named Heartbleed and affects the heartbeat implementation in Openssl version 1.0.1 up to version 1.0.1f. This velnerability can be used to get the private key of a SSL connection, so it is important to update the server immediately. The bug is fixed in OpenSSL 1.0.1g. All Major Linux Distributions have release updates to the vulnerability.

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Securing SSH On Redhat/Centos With WiKID Two-Factor Authentication

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 04:09

Securing SSH On Ubuntu With WiKID Two-Factor Authentication

SSH offers a highly secure channel for remote administration of servers. However, if you face an audit for regulatory or business requirements, such as Visa/Mastercard PCI, you need to be aware of some potential authentication related short-comings that may cause headaches in an audit.

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