Tag Archives: Linux

Firejail – Linux Security Sandboxing Technology

Firejail is a SUID sandbox program that reduces the risk of security breaches by restricting the running environment of untrusted applications

TuxResponse – Linux Incident Response

TuxResponse is incident response script for linux systems written in bash. It can automate incident response activities on Linux systems

Kali Linux 2019.4 -New Distribution Release

New release have been announced for Kali Linux 2019.4 a penetration testing distribution with several features. According to the release notes there are many updates with new theme and desktop environment.

MimiPenguin – Tool to Dump Linux Login Password

mimipenguin is a tool that may allow a user to dump login password from the current Linux desktop user.

Tails 1.2 Released

New version of Tails 1.2 a linux distribution have been release with several new features and security patches.  TAILS (The Amnesic Incognito Live System) is based on debian operating system and have been used by Edward Snowden because it help

SUDO Auth Bypass Vulnerability

Authentication bypass vulnerability has been discovered in sudo utility, the affected versions are Sudo 1.6.0 through 1.7.10p6 and sudo 1.8.0 through 1.8.6p6 inclusive. The security bug allows an attacker with a physical access to run commands without user’s password. UNIX sudo

Security Advisories for Linux Systems

Several security advisories have been released today that are going to fix vulnerabilities in Linux based systems, the advisories list looks as follows: Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-0475-01 The vulnerability is rated as moderate and it affects Apache Tomcat for