Eric Dumazet of Google found a very dangerous remote execution bug in the Linux Kernel. It's located in the recv-syscall with the MSG_PEEK-flag set. Attackers can remotely execute code on the target..
I used a google-dork to find vulnerable software:
And found some possible targets:
The latest wikileaks revealings gave also insights about an interesting bug in cisco products. No I am not talking about the bug in the Cisco Cluster Management Protocol (CMP). I am talking about the open telnet ports.Ten years ago it was already recommended to use ssh instead and there are still so many devices out t
I can really recommend to read this article about crashing systemd. I am still wondering why all the distris changed to systemd...
apt-fast is a shellscript wrapper for apt-get and aptitude that can drastically improve apt download times by downloading packages in parallel, with multiple connections per package.
This article explains how to use sysrq for emergency reboots or shutdowns.