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Securing Apache, Part 4: Cross-site Tracing (XST) & Cross-site History Manipulation (XSHM)

This series of articles addresses the Web security concerns of information security experts, systems administrators and all those who want to jump-start their careers in this domain. This time we will delve deeper…

Fresh Thinking on Freedom in the 21st Century

FreedomYUG: GPL v4 — A New Decade of Delight

Fresh Thinking on Freedom in the 21st Century. Within days, your life is going to be touched by the next ten years of the new century. The second decade cometh; and hopefully, with…

Advanced Nmap

Advanced NMap: Some Scan Types

A broad overview and the basic features of NMap have been covered in an earlier article in this series of articles on Nmap. In this article, we discuss in detail various NMap scan…

Logical Bugs and Intuitive Thinking

Joy of Programming: Logical Bugs and Intuitive Thinking

Logical bugs are very common in code and are often very difficult to find and fix. In this column, we’ll look at an example of a real-world logical bug, and explore how intuitive…

A section of the Just Dial office at Chennai

Leading Local Search Engine (Just) Dials Open Source for a Growth Call!

Open source technology enabled Just Dial, India’s leading local search engine, to grow at a much faster rate and achieve a lot more than it planned for. Every business that signs on to…

Did You Unfriend Your Freedom with Facebook?

FreedomYUG: It’s Complicated! Did You Unfriend Your Freedom with Facebook?

Man is an irrational social animal. One minute he’s up in arms, fighting for digital freedom from Microsoft and Apple, and tooting the horn of all things muft and mukt with copyleft. The…

HTC Hero, Ubuntu Eee and Intel P55 – Today Marks a Slew of New Releases

Today seemed to be the “shubh muhurat” for quite a handful of product launches. HTC launches their latest Android phone, Hero, in India. Along with that, there are Easy Peasy Linux and Intel P55 chipset that got released for the public.

Google’s OS: Just A Chrome Polish or Is There Some Metal Inside Too?

Google has announced the development of the Chrome OS. For the first time, this search engine giant has taken its archrival Microsoft head-on. But the emergence of Google as an omnipresent player could also have a flip side.

Bing is King!

Bing – have you heard of it? Bing seems to be everywhere these days, be it on the social media, the traditional media or even on coffee tables among developers. But, will it really make those at Redmond exclaim, “Bingo”? Read on for a holistic view, with a twist of humor.

Fight Club: Windows 7 vs Mandriva 2009.1

A face off between Mandriva Linux 2009.1 Spring and the release candidate of Windows 7.

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