Sudo Bug Gives Root Access to Mass Numbers of Linux Systems

Qualys said the vuln gives any local user root access to systems running the most popular version of Sudo. (threatpost) Read more...

The NSA warns enterprises to beware of third-party DNS resolvers

Yes, plaintext DNS is insane, but encrypting it has its own tradeoffs. (Arstechnica) Read more...

2020 had its share of memorable hacks and breaches. Here are the top 10

The past 12 months teaches us that, yes, attacks do only get better. (Arstechnica) Read more...

Rocky Linux: First release is coming in Q2 2021 say developers

Rocky Linux should be available for businesses to test early next year. (ZDNet) Read more...

Emotet Returns to Hit 100K Mailboxes Per Day

Just in time for the Christmas holiday, Emotet is sending the gift of Trickbot. (threatpost) Read more...

Microsoft Caught Up in SolarWinds Spy Effort, Joining Federal Agencies

The ongoing, growing campaign is “effectively an attack on the United States and its government and other critical institutions,” Microsoft warned. (threatpost) Read more...

Partial lists of organizations infected with Sunburst malware released online

As security researchers dig through forensic evidence in the aftermath of the SolarWinds supply chain attack, victim names are slowly starting to surface. (ZDNet) Read more...

Russia’s hacking frenzy is a reckoning

US still has no good answer for "supply chain" attacks that let Russia run wild. (Arstechnica) Read more...

Where CentOS Linux users can go from here

Upset about what's happened with CentOS Linux? Here are your best alternative operating systems. (ZDNet) Read more...

Russian hackers hit US government using widespread supply chain attack

Russia’s Cozy Bear is trojanizing business software to infect organizations worldwide. (Arstechnica) Read more...

CloudLinux to invest more than a million dollars a year into CentOS clone.

With Red Hat changing CentOS Linux into a rolling release, CloudLinux is the second group to announce it's making a bigger, better stable point CentOS: Lenix. (ZDNet) Read more...

Rocky Linux – True CentOS Replacement – Everything you need to know

The creator of CentOS started planning for a new Linux Distribution called Rocky Linux. It is going to be a true replacement for CentOS and will be enterprise-ready. (DebugPoint) Read more...