Lightweight Portable Security (LPS), created by USA’s Department of Defence, is a small Linux live CD focusing on privacy and security, for this reason, it boots from a CD and executes from RAM, providing a web browser, a file manager and some interesing tools. LPS-Public turns an untrusted system into a trusted network client.
Oracle today released VirtualBox 4.1, a new major release. Introducing VM clones, this mean the ability to clone virtual machines via the GUI and VBoxManage. the New Advanced wizard for creating new virtual disks and virtual disk copy also for 64-bit memory limit is up to 1 TB. For guest Additions, status of modules and […]
VLC 1.1.11 has been released, this is a security release with some other improvements. according to vlc team, this release was necessary due to two security issues in the real and avi demuxers. It also contains improvements in the fullscreen mode of the Win32 mozilla plugin, the MacOSX Media Key handling and Auhal audio […]
Here are the basic components and their versions shipped within Pardus 2011.1 Dama Dama release: KDE Desktop Environment 4.6.5 Linux Kernel 126.96.36.199 LibreOffice 188.8.131.52 Mozilla Firefox Web Browser 5.0 Xorg 1.9.5 Gimp 2.6.11 Python 2.7.1 GCC 4.5.3 Glibc 2.12
With the arrival of the new Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric among the many innovations that include the new Display Manager LightDM which will replace GDM . The reason of the entry of LightDM instead of GDM lies in the fact that offers an improvement in execution speed as that does not require the use of the […]
Gnome3 on its release on April 6 2011 was touted as the next generation of GNOME in nine long years. The highlight of Gnome 3, is the brand new user interface for new, modern desktop for modern technologies. Besides, Gnome 2 had a very long life and maintaining it, technically, was reaching the point of […]
After four long years, “Simon Tatham announced Tuesday the official release of PuTTY 0.61 after four years of development. It brings a number of bug fixes and improvements, such as GSSAPI SSH-2 authentication, significantly faster SSH key exchanges, and even support for Windows 7′s jump lists.