NEW LINUX KERNEL BUG AFFECTS RED HAT, CENTOS AND DEBIAN

Security researchers have published the details and proof-of-concept (PoC) exploits of an integer overflow vulnerability in the Linux kernel that could allow an unprivileged user to gain superuser access to the targeted system. The vulnerability, discovered by cloud-based security and compliance solutions provider Qualys, which has been dubbed “Mutagen Astronomy,” affects the kernel versions released
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PROMETHEUS KUBERNETES AND SYSTEM MONITORING REACHES MATURITY

Prometheus, the open-source systems monitoring toolkit usually used with Kubernetes, has graduated from the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF). To move from incubation to graduation, projects must demonstrate thriving adoption, a documented, structured governance process, and a strong commitment to community sustainability and inclusivity. Prometheus has made the grade. First built at SoundCloud in 2012, Prometheus became a standalone open-source
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APPLE,YOU TUBE,AND OTHERS DROP CONSPIRACY THEORIST ALEX JONES

Apple Inc, Alphabet Inc’s YouTube, Facebook Inc and Spotify all took down podcasts and channels from U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, saying on Monday that the Infowars author had broken community standards. The sweeping moves are the broadest actions yet by internet companies that previously have suspended or removed some of the conspiracy-driven content produced
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TSMC SAYS THIRD-QUARTER REVENUE HIT BY COMPUTER VIRUS

A computer virus outbreak has hit third-quarter results at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd, the world’s largest contract chipmaker, the company said on Sunday On Saturday, TSMC, a major supplier of Apple Inc, said that a number of its computer systems and fab tools had been infected by a virus, but the problem had been
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U.S. CHARGES THREE UKRAINIANS IN PAYMENT CARD HACKING SPREE

Three Ukrainians have been arrested on criminal hacking charges including stealing payment card numbers, in attacks on more than 100 U.S. companies that cost businesses tens of millions of dollars, the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday. U.S. prosecutors alleged that the three Ukrainians, who were arrested in Europe between January and June, are members
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