zakeria writes: "Red Hat Linux has received a new level of security certification that should make the software more appealing to some government agencies.
Earlier this month IBM was able to achieve EAL4 Augmented with ALC_FLR.3 certification for Red Hat Enterprise Linux, putting it on a par with Sun Microsystems Inc.'s Trusted Solaris operating system, said Dan Frye, vice president of open systems with IBM."
sciarbus writes: Akamai's new-ish Flash
Real Time Web Monitor page shows that
for the last few days, and perhaps longer, Venezuela has been under sustained
cyber-attack. Indeed, at 1000+ attacks/ day, Venezuela is currently sustaining more
cyber-attacks than any other country in the world. It appears that there maybe the
equivalent of a
long-running cyber-civil war underway in Venezuela, as pro and anti-Government
supporters attack each others online assets. Casualties to date include the Venezuelan
Government Ombudsman's website, as well as the websites of the National Assembly and
state-run Food Markets. After Estonia, do I sense a trend here?