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Debian: 3635-1: libdbd-mysql-perl: Summary

Friday 29th of July 2016 02:17:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security Report Summary

Slackware: 2016-210-01: libidn: Security Update

Thursday 28th of July 2016 06:18:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: New libidn packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]

Debian: 3633-1: xen: Summary

Wednesday 27th of July 2016 05:37:00 PM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security Report Summary

Debian: 3632-1: mariadb-10.0: Summary

Wednesday 27th of July 2016 10:49:00 AM
LinuxSecurity.com: Security Report Summary

Red Hat: 2016:1504-01: java-1.7.0-openjdk: Important Advisory

Wednesday 27th of July 2016 08:16:00 AM
LinuxSecurity.com: An update for java-1.7.0-openjdk is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact [More...]

Ubuntu: 3043-1: OpenJDK 8 vulnerabilities

Wednesday 27th of July 2016 03:21:00 AM
LinuxSecurity.com: Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 8.

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3 open source alternatives to Office 365

It can be hard to get away from working and collaborating on the web. Doing that is incredibly convenient: as long as you have an internet connection, you can easily work and share from just about anywhere, on just about any device. The main problem with most web-based office suites—like Google Drive, Zoho Office, and Office365—is that they're closed source. Your data also exists at the whim of large corporations. I'm sure you've heard numerous stories of, say, Google locking or removing accounts without warning. If that happens to you, you lose what's yours. So what's an open source advocate who wants to work with web applications to do? You turn to an open source alternative, of course. Let's take a look at three of them. Read more

Hackable voice-controlled speaker and IoT controller hits KS

SeedStudio’s hackable, $49 and up “ReSpeaker” speaker system runs OpenWrt on a Mediatek MT7688 and offers voice control over home appliances. The ReSpeaker went live on Kickstarter today and has already reached 95 percent of its $40,000 funding goal with 29 days remaining. The device is billed by SeedStudio as an “open source, modular voice interface that allows us to hack things around us, just using our voices.” While it can be used as an Internet media player or a voice-activated IoT hub — especially when integrated with Seeed’s Wio Link IoT board — it’s designed to be paired with individual devices. For example, the campaign’s video shows the ReSpeaker being tucked inside a teddy bear or toy robot, or attached to plant, enabling voice control and voice synthesis. Yes, the plant actually asks to be watered. Read more

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