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Linux Foundation sites back in action

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The damage from the September 2011 cracking of several Linux Foundation web sites seems to have been repaired, though one site won't be coming back: the Linux Developer Network.

To date, all of the site domains owned by the Linux Foundation that were affected by the attack have been restored: LinuxFoundation.org was up soon after the Foundation took all affected sites down, followed by the popular Linux.com site. All, that is, save the Linux Developer Network.

According to Jennifer Cloer, Director of Communications & Community with the Linux Foundation, the Linux Developer Network will not be restored.

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