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by Elmar Stellnberger

debcheckroot **new**

Category: programs,
Source: debcheckroot,
Language: en,
Type:
new
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A new and better version of checkroot for Debian/Ubuntu is available now. It allows you to verify your root file system and spot rootkits not available in any kind of database; a much better approach than chkrootkit and rkhunter! More user friendly than debsums.



Links about NSA surveillance - the technical side

Category: general, techdoc,
Source: article,
Language: en,
Type:
update
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What the NSA can do and does; try to protectd yourself! - https://www.elstel.org/NSAspy.html.en#NSAtech



important issues: TTIP and net neutrality - how to engage

Category: general,
Source: action,
Language: en,
Type:
new
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TTIP is about to undermine environmental (GMO, fracking, nuclear power, food safety), labour and health standards in the European Union: STOP TTIP petition: https://secure.avaaz.org/en/petition/Eu_Parliament_Stop_TTIP; net neutrality: uncontrolled censorship of internet content by private companies in the EU? petition for net neutrality: http://savetheinternet.eu/en/ other TTIP links: at iatp.org: http://www.iatp.org/documents/trade-deal-to-undermine-health-environmental-standards and globaltimes.cn: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/826110.shtml#.UuLGTVZtLmF.



openroot/xchroot - extended chroot with X11-forwarding

Category: programs,
Source: xchroot,
Language: en,
Type:
update
.
some tiny fixes for xchroot-v2.3.3: corrected group management: xchroot as user may have failed without these fixes; note: released under the same upstream version i.e. 2.3.3 (only package revision has changed).



confinedrv - boot qemu from hard disk

Category: programs,
Source: drvtools,
Language: en,
Type:
update
.
version 1.2.1 released: completely reworked algorithm; should resolve several issues. package available, soon.