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Linux Enhancing kernel security with grsecurity
Post date: November 25, 2005, 15:11 Category: Security Views: 1027 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Is your server as secure as it could be? Sure, you use a firewall, mandate strong passwords, and patch regularly. You even take a proactive approach by performing security audits with tools such as nmap and Nessus. Yet you may still be vulnerable to zero-day exploits and privilege escalation attacks. If these possibilities keep you awake at night, you're not alone. The sleepless folks with the grsecurity project have developed an easy-to-use set of security enhancements to help put your fears to rest.
Ubuntu Virus Protection With AVG Antivirus On Ubuntu Feisty Fawn
Post date: September 10, 2007, 17:09 Category: Security Views: 1624 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can install and use AVG Antivirus on an Ubuntu Feisty Fawn desktop. Although there are not many Linux viruses out there, this can be useful if you often exchange files with Windows users - it can help you to not pass on any Windows viruses (that do not do any harm to Linux systems) to Windows users. AVG Antivirus for Linux is free for private and non-commercial use.
Ubuntu Virus Protection With F-PROT Antivirus On Ubuntu Feisty Fawn
Post date: September 24, 2007, 03:09 Category: Security Views: 1680 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can install and use F-PROT Antivirus on an Ubuntu Feisty Fawn desktop. Although there are not many Linux viruses out there, this can be useful if you often exchange files with Windows users - it can help you to not pass on any Windows viruses (that do not do any harm to Linux systems) to Windows users. F-PROT Antivirus for Linux is free for home use.
Unix+clones Squeeze Your Gigabit NIC for Top Performance
Post date: June 24, 2005, 20:06 Category: Optimizing Views: 1572 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Many new workstations and servers are coming with integrated gigabit network cards, but quite a few people soon discover that they can't transfer data much faster than they did with 100 Mb/s network cards. Multiple factors can affect your ability to transfer at higher speeds, and most of them revolve around operating system settings. In this article we will discuss the necessary steps to make your new gigabit-enabled server obtain close to gigabit speeds in Linux, FreeBSD, and Windows.
Ubuntu Twitter Clients For Ubuntu 8.04 Desktop
Post date: August 21, 2008, 05:08 Category: Desktop Views: 670 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: In this article I will show how to install and use two clients for the popular microblogging platform Twitter on an Ubuntu 8.04 desktop. The first one is Twitux, the second Twitter client is gtwitter. Both clients have similar features, so it is up to you which one you want to install.
OpenBSD Creating secure wireless access points with OpenBSD and OpenVPN
Post date: December 13, 2005, 12:12 Category: Network Views: 3220 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: You know how insecure 802.11x wireless networks are. In this article we'll create an OpenBSD-based secure wireless access point that prevents unauthorized access and encrypts every packet using a VPN tunnel. OpenBSD is one of the most secure operating systems available, is easy to use, and includes almost everything you need for this project in the base installation.
Ubuntu Installing Google Android SDK 1.0 On Ubuntu 8.04 Desktop
Post date: September 28, 2008, 05:09 Category: Desktop Views: 806 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This guide explains how you can install the Google Android SDK 1.0 on an Ubuntu 8.04 desktop. With this stable release of the Android SDK, you can now develop applications for Android smartphones (like T-Mobile's G1) and offer them on the Android Market.
Ubuntu How To Upgrade Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy) To 8.10 (Intrepid) (Desktop & Server)
Post date: October 31, 2008, 05:10 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 1101 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Today the new Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex) has been released. This guide shows how you can upgrade your Ubuntu 8.04 desktop and server installations to Ubuntu 8.10.
Ubuntu How to Remove Pulse Audio Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex)
Post date: April 6, 2009, 01:04 Category: System Views: 1039 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: PulseAudio (formerly PolypAudio) is a cross-platform, networked sound server project. It is intended to be an improved drop-in replacement for the Enlightened Sound Daemon (ESD).By default Ubuntu 8.10 comes with Pulse Audio and most users start complaining about pulse audio so if you donít want to use Pulse Audio you can remove.

Mandriva The Perfect Desktop - Mandriva One 2008 Spring (Gnome)
Post date: April 17, 2008, 06:04 Category: Desktop Views: 1262 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This document describes step by step how to set up a Mandriva One 2008 Spring (Mandriva 2008.1) desktop (GNOME). The result is a fast, secure and extendable system that provides all you need for daily work and entertainment.