Linux Journal Contents #102, October 2002
Securing Applications on Linux with PAM
by Savio Fernandes and KLM Reddy
Make your new authentication technology work with Linux applications or add standards-based authentication to your new application.
Programming PHP with Security in Mind
by Nuno Loureiro
Can attackers subvert your web application? Not if you develop it with a healthy distrust of users.
Coding between Mouse and Keyboard, Part II
by Patricia Jung
A multilingual text editor in a few hundred lines? Yes, with Qt. We finish the project started last month.
What Do You Have in Your Walls?
by Alex Perry
The physics, hardware and softwware behind an easy-to-build probe you can run with your sound card.
Driving Me Nuts
by Greg Kroah-Hartman
The tty Layer, Part II
Kernel Korner Linux Distributed Security Module
by Miroslaw Zakrezewski and Ibrahim Haddad
At the Forge OpenACS
by Reuven M. Lerner
Cooking with Linux Security, with a Sprinkle of Video
by Marcel Gagné
Paranoid Penguin Stealthful Sniffing, Intrusion Detection and Logging
by Mick Bauer
Focus on Software Security Is an Attitude
by David Bandel
Linux for Suits Is Symmetry Inevitable?
by Doc Searls
Geek Law Why the Public Domain Isn't a License
by Lawrence Rosen
EnGarde Secure Linux Professional 1.2
by Jose Nazario
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- Server Hardening
- EnterpriseDB's EDB Postgres Advanced Server and EDB Postgres Enterprise Manager
- The Death of RoboVM
- BitTorrent Inc.'s Sync
- The Humble Hacker?
- The US Government and Open-Source Software
- Open-Source Project Secretly Funded by CIA
- ACI Worldwide's UP Retail Payments
- New Container Image Standard Promises More Portable Apps
- AdaCore's SPARK Pro
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