LXer Linux News 2024-05-20 17:15:35

linuxsecurity.com was publishing some weird pages whose titles closely resembled other sites' articles … [Read more...]

Grafana 11.0 Rolls Out with New Tools for Metrics and Logs Exploration

Grafana 11.0: Now with subfolders, better visualizations, simplified metrics exploration, advanced alerting features, and more. The post Grafana 11.0 Rolls Out with New Tools for Metrics and Logs Exploration appeared first on Linux Today. … [Read more...]

Plasma 6 Desktop Finally Landed in Void Linux

Void Linux users can now enjoy KDE Plasma 6 after the desktop environment is already available in the distribution’s repositories. The post Plasma 6 Desktop Finally Landed in Void Linux appeared first on Linux Today. … [Read more...]

Kopia – backup/restore tool

Kopia is a fast and secure backup/restore tool that allows you to create encrypted snapshots of your data and save the snapshots to remote or cloud storage of your choice, to network-attached storage or server, or locally on your machine. … [Read more...]

KDE Unveils Frameworks 5.116.0, Here’s What’s New

KDE Frameworks 5.116.0 ships with an updated icons set, TGA support, security updates, and more. The post KDE Unveils Frameworks 5.116.0, Here’s What’s New appeared first on Linux Today. … [Read more...]

MX Linux 23.3 Brings Debian 12.5 Base and Enhanced Features

MX Linux 23.3 features updated Debian 12.5 base, PipeWire 1.0, OEM language options, and the latest kernel updates. The post MX Linux 23.3 Brings Debian 12.5 Base and Enhanced Features appeared first on Linux Today. … [Read more...]

Fwupd 1.9.20 Enhances Support for FPC FF2 Fingerprint Devices

The latest fwupd 1.9.20 firmware update daemon fixes bugs, adds more hardware support, and enhances security for firmware updates. The post Fwupd 1.9.20 Enhances Support for FPC FF2 Fingerprint Devices appeared first on Linux Today. … [Read more...]

Grafana 11.0 Rolls Out with New Tools for Metrics and Logs Exploration

Grafana 11.0: Now with subfolders, better visualizations, simplified metrics exploration, advanced alerting features, and more. … [Read more...]

KDE Unveils Frameworks 5.116.0, Here’s What’s New

KDE Frameworks 5.116.0 ships with an updated icons set, TGA support, security updates, and more. … [Read more...]

The top three Linux 6.9 kernel upgrades

The recently released Linux 6.9 kernel brings several significant updates and improvements. Here are the most important ones. … [Read more...]

Gomir Linux Backdoor Deployed by Kimsuky APT in South Korean Cyberattacks

The Kimsuky APT group, reportedly linked to North Korea's Reconnaissance General Bureau (RGB), has been identified deploying a Linux version of its GoBear backdoor called Gomir. The Gomir backdoor is structurally similar to GoBear, leading to concerns within the cybersecurity community. The overlapping code between malware variants raises questions … [Read more...]

15 Best Free and Open Source Audio Editors

The best free audio editors make it simple and easy to manage audio files for a variety of different purposes. … [Read more...]

Kinsing Hacker Group Exploits More Flaws, Expands Cryptojacking Botnet

The Kinsing hacker group, or H2Miner, has been orchestrating illicit cryptocurrency mining campaigns since 2019 and poses a persistent security threat. The group continuously evolves its toolkit by integrating newly disclosed vulnerabilities to expand its botnet. … [Read more...]

SUSE’s Agama Installer Shifts from Cockpit to HTTP

SUSE's new installer, Agama, is taking shape. Now, with a faster startup, improved architecture, and a powerful new storage setup interface. … [Read more...]

LXer Linux News 2024-05-19 22:50:04

Recent research sheds light on the security vulnerabilities prevalent in Linux vendor kernels due to flawed engineering processes that backport fixes. It emphasizes the importance of using the most up-to-date kernel releases for enhanced security, challenging the traditional vendor-bound kernel model. … [Read more...]

Plasma 6 Desktop Finally Landed in Void Linux

Void Linux users can now enjoy KDE Plasma 6 after the desktop environment is already available in the distribution's repositories. … [Read more...]