Linux Journal Announces October Security Issue

SEATTLE, WA -- SSC Publications, publisher of the award-winning magazine Linux Journal, is pleased to announce the release of the October Linux Journal (number 102), the annual security issue.

"Because security is on everyone's mind these days, our editors decided to make this year's Linux security issue extra useful," commented Carlie Fairchild, VP of Marketing & Sales. "Articles in this issue cover several areas of Linux security, such as authentication, kernel issues, intrusion detection, PHP, overall strategy, product reviews and much more. Even our renowned columns like Cooking With Linux and Focus on Software are infused with loads of useful security tools. No other publication takes Linux security as seriously as Linux Journal."

Furthermore, the October issue of will contain Linux Journal's standard articles and columns, including Paranoid Penguin, Kernel Korner, Geek Law and Best of Technical Support, as well as a recently-added section devoted to embedded Linux and many other features.

The October issue of Linux Journal will be available on newsstands beginning in mid-September and will also be mailed to subscribers during this time. For more information on Linux Journal visit the Web site at

About Linux JournalLinux Journal is the premier Linux magazine, dedicated to serving the Linux community and promoting the use of Linux world-wide. A monthly periodical, Linux Journal is currently celebrating its eighth year of publication. Linux Journal may be purchased at all major bookstores and newsstands and may also be ordered by calling 1-888-66-LINUX, sending e-mail to or visiting For additional information about Linux Journal send e-mail to

About the PublisherSSC Publications is an established leader in the Linux, Open Source and UNIX fields, publishing best-selling books, reference cards and e-zines in these fields since 1983. SSC is headquartered in Seattle, Washington and has been operating since 1968. Visit SSC on the web at

Media Relations Contact:

Rebecca Cassity, Marketing ManagerSpecialized Systems Consultants, Inc. (SSC)PO Box 55549, Seattle, WA, 98155Phone: +1 206-297-8653 / Fax: +1


Rebecca Cassity is the Director of Sales for Linux Journal