Category Archives: Linux

UEFI – Gefährliche Schlamperei im großen Stil

Klären wir zuerst die kleinen Missverständnisse, die sich gerne der sachlichen Diskussion in den Weg stellen. UEFI an sich ist nichts schlechtes. Selbst die von vielen Open Source Zeloten so geschmähte Variante "Secure Boot" hat mehr Vorteile als Nachteile. Für … Continue reading

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Exploiting the Stupid Blogger Bug

Currently a story about a possible Linux DoS scenario is making the rounds. Some self-anointed security bloggers are snapping it up and are making link-baiting ado about it with headlines like "Dangerous 0DAY Denial-of-Service Attack Against Apt". The whole truth … Continue reading

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Match your tags

A recent exchange on the micro-blogging service Twitter prompted me to write this quick note. One of my friends complained about the work involved when searching for unmatched tags in an XHTML file. So here is my Open Source toolchain … Continue reading

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Linux is not secure

Sorry about the misleading headline. If you came here in the hope of finding a post where to troll some Microsoft FUD or if you are a Linux distro-fanboy of one denomination or the other then this will bitterly disappoint … Continue reading

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