This 525-page book is for anyone who wants to support computer peripherals under the Linux operating system or who wants to develop new hardware and run it under Linux.
Tails, the security-focused Debian-based Linux distribution favoured by Edward Snowden, journalists and privacy-minded users around the world, sports a number of critical vulnerabilities that can lead to the user's identity to be discovered by attackers.
A new malware that researchers have dubbed Mayhem is being used to target Linux and Unix web servers and has so far compromised over 1,400 Linux and FreeBSD servers around the world, warn researchers from Russian Internet giant Yandex.
DefenseCode released an advisory in which researcher Leon Juranic details security issues related to using wildcards in Unix commands.
Another critical bug in an open source SSL/TLS (and DTLS) cryptographic library has been discovered and patched last week.