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Android phones menaced by Linux kernel bug

Android phones menaced by Linux kernel bug

Vulnerability allows attackers root access.
Mar 23 2016 9:14AM
Qantas outage pinpointed on leap second Linux bug

Qantas outage pinpointed on leap second Linux bug

Check-in systems maker confirms Twitter diagnosis.
Jul 3 2012 5:51PM
Microsoft promises faster Windows 8 boot times

Microsoft promises faster Windows 8 boot times

Devices will never completely shut down.
Sep 12 2011 5:47AM
Linux kernel repository compromised

Linux kernel repository compromised

Damage limited by git.
Sep 5 2011 1:59PM
Linux kernel repository compromised

Linux kernel repository compromised

Damage limited by git.
Sep 1 2011 11:28AM
Tech giants form virtual alliance against VMware

Tech giants form virtual alliance against VMware

Promoting kernel-based virtual machine as alternative.
May 20 2011 11:57AM
Oracle releases its own Linux kernel

Oracle releases its own Linux kernel

Slams partner Red Hat over slow updates.
Sep 21 2010 6:06AM
Linux kernel gets an update

Linux kernel gets an update

Update brings new file systems, performance enhancements.
May 18 2010 12:01PM
Microsoft confirms low-risk zero-day in Windows kernel

Microsoft confirms low-risk zero-day in Windows kernel

Less risky than notorious IE flaw.
Jan 22 2010 10:21AM
Top secret trials for NICTA's kernel breakthrough

Top secret trials for NICTA's kernel breakthrough

Intelligence community gets first dibs on secure OS.
Aug 14 2009 3:16PM
New Linux kernel released without penguin

New Linux kernel released without penguin

The latest version of the Linux kernel has been released by Linus Torvalds with one instantly recognisable change – no Tux the Penguin.
Mar 25 2009 9:56AM
Vista kernel is vulnerable

Vista kernel is vulnerable

A flaw has been discovered in Microsoft's flagship Windows Vista operating system.
Nov 25 2008 9:55AM
Red Hat leads open source contributions to Linux Kernel

Red Hat leads open source contributions to Linux Kernel

Linux distribution vendor Red Hat has streaked ahead as the leading corporate contributor to the ongoing open source project, the Linux Kernel.
Apr 10 2008 4:09PM
Linux's colonel of the kernel Andrew Morton: 'Fix more bugs'

Linux's colonel of the kernel Andrew Morton: 'Fix more bugs'

Even though enterprise products have older versions of the kernel, Morton says there is a strong need to maintain the Bugzilla database and call attention to more security issues.
Oct 24 2007 10:52AM
Microsoft claims patents on Linux kernel

Microsoft claims patents on Linux kernel

Microsoft is claiming that open source software infringes on hundreds of its patents, and plans to make the open source community pay to use them.
May 15 2007 10:04AM
Microsoft changes course, opens kernel code through APIs

Microsoft changes course, opens kernel code through APIs

After several weeks of heated fingerpointing from major security firms about getting locked out of Windows Vista, Microsoft has slightly switched course with two key security features in the soon-to-be-released operating system.
Oct 17 2006 5:19AM
Symantec cries foul over Vista's bolted down kernel

Symantec cries foul over Vista's bolted down kernel

Security features prevent competition and limit innovation, vendor alleges.
Aug 11 2006 1:47PM
Linux 2.6.10 kernel hits street

Linux 2.6.10 kernel hits street

The newest version of the Linux kernel has been released by creator and open-source maven Linus Torvalds.

Dec 30 2004 9:43AM

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