Recently I decided to make a change. While I have long had Debian, in one or another iteration, installed as the operating system on my personal laptop, I thought it was time to try something new. 1,138 more words
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Is Salix the perfect distro? Some might argue that it is, others will argue that it isn’t. Basically, it all depends on what you want from a distro: Do you want the system to be as exposed as possible (and therefore as configurable as it possibly can be), or do you want a distro that shields you from the nitty-gritty, and just offers an array of GUI tools to configure everything. 3,365 more words
Update bash at Slackware 11 with the latest patch against shellshock bugs CVE-2014-6271 CVE-2014-7169 CVE-2014-7186 CVE-2014-7187
I still have Slackware 11 machines … so I had to recompile the bash
I took a moment to read this nice blog related to shellshock: … 556 more words
Pagi ini dijapri Senior System Administrator buat nutup celah CVE-2013-6271 pada bash (bourne-shell). Mari baca-baca dulu.
Stephane Chazelas discovered a vulnerability in bash, related to how environment variables are processed: trailing code in function definitions was executed, independent of the variable name. 262 more words