Linux security mesuresview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Moving to Networking, Server, and Protection fukawi2 https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=12663 2013-12-17T01:34:19Z (HowTos)

Premature Celebration: Today’s Anti-Spy Ruling Is Merely Symbolic For Nowview story

http://techcrunch.com – The news industry exploded today with headlines trumpeting a federal judge’s declaration that the National Security Agency’s phone data collection program was “unconstitutional”. The strongly worded anti-NSA opinion was quotation gold, but it won’t have much real-world impact for now. (IT news)

Trustev Adds $500K From Notion Capital To Capitalise On The Ecommerce Boomview story

http://techcrunch.com – Ecommerce fraud prevention startup Trustev is on something of a roll. Having recently closed a $3 million seed round from investors including Greycroft Partners, Mangrove Capital Partners, ACT Venture Capital, Telefónica’s Wayra and Enterprise Ireland, it’s now adding to this with a $500,000 investment from enterprise-specialist VCs Notion Capital. (IT news)

Federal Judge Rules NSA’s Phone Metadata Program Likely Unconstitutionalview story

http://techcrunch.com – A district court judge has declared the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of telephone metadata likely unconstitutional. (IT news)

GLSA 201312-13 (Normal): wiresharkview story

http://security.gentoo.org – Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities (Security)

GLSA 201312-12 (Normal): mit-krb5view story

http://security.gentoo.org – MIT Kerberos 5: Multiple vulnerabilities (Security)

Canonical Fixes GIMP Exploit Which Allowed Arbitrary Code Executionview story

http://news.softpedia.com – On December 9, in a security notice, Canonical published details about a GIMP vulnerability in its Ubuntu 13.10, Ubuntu 13.04, Ubuntu 12.10, and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS operating systems.According to the company, GIMP could be made to crash or run programs, as the user’s login, if it opened a specially crafted file.It has been discovered that GIMP incorrectly handled malformed XWD files. (IT news)

Repository resilience against governmentsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Sorry, I'm a bit paranoid with all this NSA scandal. Recently I've come across a news article where it is described how the FBI tried to hunt down a computer in an unknown location and its owner. The article goes on how they tried to compromise the users PC by posting a link in his yahoo email account to a server controlled by feds that's serving malicious code. (HowTos)

[APP][2.1+] WeSecure - Free Mobile Securityview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – WeSecure - Not Only Protect Your Phone A forever free real-time antivirus protection, efficient booster and privacy guard for your phone!! Tencent WeSecure ™ provides a full protection for your device from harmful viruses, malware, spyware, and keep all your privacy information safe like your private photos and apps. Now you could own all this protection free forever!! Millions of people's cho (HowTos)

Help a brother pick a ROMview story

http://androidforums.com – There's a nice list of ROMs in the All Things Root guide, but I'm not getting the information I need to make a real choice. I need functionality, long battery life, and nothing unnecessary slowing down system processes. I do not need pretty lock screens, panoramic wall papers, widgets to make you ooo and ahh, security features better suited to a CIA black ops site, etc. (General)