The Evolution of Software Security Best Practices

By Jack M.Germain Independent software vendors, along with Internet of Things and cloud vendors, are involved in a market transformation that is making them look more alike. The similarities are evident in the way they approach software security initiatives, according to a report from Synopsys. Synopsys on Tuesday released its ninth annual Building Security in Maturity Model, or […]

MakuluLinux Core OS Debuts With Impressive Desktop Design

By Jack M. Germain • LinuxInsider • ECT News Network A new Linux OS gets to the core of Linux computing with a revamped desktop environment and a new way to have fun with your daily computing tasks. Developer Jacque Montague Raymer on Monday debuted the MakuluLinux Core OS. He hopes Core becomes the crown jewel of the Series 15 release family.[…]

Apple Squashes FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug

By John P. Mello Jr. Apple on Monday suspended its Group FaceTime application following reports that a bug in the software allowed callers to eavesdrop on the people they were calling. The flaw let a person making a FaceTime call listen through the phone of the person called before the call was accepted or rejected. It also[…]