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Add to favorites Over eight million public-facing services are using Linux… Netflix has identified several TCP networking vulnerabilities in FreeBSD and Linux kernels. The most serious Linux vulnerability – dubbed “SACK Panic,” – would allow a malicious attacker to crash Linux-based systems remotely using specially crafted traffic. AWS, Ubuntu and Red Hat are …

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The Linux Foundation Announces Intent to Form New Foundation to Support osquery Community

Engineers and developers from Facebook, Google, Trail of Bits and more to help advance osquery through neutral forum SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Facebook and  the Linux Foundation , the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced plans to create a new foundation for the  osquery …

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Dev darling Docker embraces Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 • The Register

Microsoft’s risky strategy: Develop on Windows, deploy to Linux Visual Studio code with Docker and remoting to Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 Docker has published details of what its container technology will look like for developers working on Windows, after the release of Microsoft’s Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 (WSL …

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Netflix to Linux users: Patch SACK Panic kernel bug now to stop remote attacks

Google Project Zero accuses Linux of sloppy kernel patching Project Zero accuses Linux distributions of leaving users exposed to known kernel vulnerabilities for weeks. Organizations running large fleets of production Linux computers are being urged to apply new patches to stop remote attackers from crashing the machines. Three flaws affect …

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Docker Desktop for Windows 10 Will Soon Switch to WSL 2

Docker announced that its native Docker Desktop Windows application will soon switch to the Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 (WSL 2) from the Windows-native Hyper-V virtualization it currently uses. WSL is a Microsoft-designed compatibility layer that made it possible for users of Windows 10 and Windows Server 2019 to run Linux binaries …

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Docker throws weight behind Windows Subsystem for Linux, chucks Hyper-V option overboard • DEVCLASS

Docker has thrown its support behind Microsoft’s latest rev of the Windows Subsystem for Linux, promising a technical review of Docker Desktop for WSL-2 next month. In a blog post yesterday, Docker’s Simon Ferquel, wrote that while the original WSL was “an impressive effort to emulate a Linux Kernel on …

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