1. yitworths

    Q&A Malicious Package Found on the Ubuntu Snap Store

    Malware Found on the Ubuntu Snap Store -Source: LINUXUPRISING How many of us were expecting this??? An Ubuntu user has spotted today a cryptocurrency miner hidden in the source code of an Ubuntu snap package hosted on the official Ubuntu Snap Store. One of the app's name is 2048buntu, a...
  2. LukeLovesSecurity

    Q&A ClamTK vs ESET: Who has the better detection ratio? (Linux)

    I am looking to switch to Ubuntu, and one of my concerns is security. I know Ubuntu itself is secure, and I've seen videos on how to use GUFW, AppArmor, and Firejail. However, I want a scanner for peace of mind, and because I'm kinda paranoid. It has come down to two antivirus options. Since I...
  3. R

    How can I have a safe Linux environment?

    I am considering migrating to Linux in a couple of years or so. Not sure which distro I will use yet, but very inclined to Debian. My question is what software is recommended to have a safe environment? I know Kaspersky has something for Linux systems (endpoint security?). Thanks!
  4. Spawn

    Update Firejail, Sandbox for Linux

    Current Version 0.9.42, Friday, September 9, 2016 Firejail is a SUID sandbox program that reduces the risk of security breaches by restricting the running environment of untrusted applications using Linux namespaces, seccomp-bpf and Linux capabilities. It allows a process and all its...