A new malware that researchers have dubbed Mayhem is being used to target Linux and Unix web servers and has so far compromised over 1,400 Linux and FreeBSD servers around the world, warn researchers from Russian Internet giant Yandex.
DefenseCode released an advisory in which researcher Leon Juranic details security issues related to using wildcards in Unix commands.
Another critical bug in an open source SSL/TLS (and DTLS) cryptographic library has been discovered and patched last week.
If you think that you are protected from malware if you use Linux, think again, warn researchers from AV manufacturer Dr.
A critical cryptographic bug similar to the one recently discovered in iOS and OS X has been revealed to exist in the GnuTLS code library, widely used in open source software and Linux distributions.