OpenSSH adds support for FIDO/U2F security keys

OpenSSH 8.2 adds support for authentication via FIDO/U2F protocols, most commonly used with hardware security keys. Read More

Microsoft’s Windows Terminal: This is the final preview of its new command-line tool

Microsoft’s Windows Terminal developers take a leaf from GNU terminal tmux. Read More

Linux is ready for the end of time

2038 is for Linux what Y2K was for mainframe and PC computing in 2000, but the fixes are underway to make sure all goes well when that fatal time rolls around. Read More

Microsoft’s GitHub: Our new ‘gh’ command-line interface makes you more productive

GitHub offers developers an official command-line interface for managing code changes. Read More

Google to Samsung: Stop messing with Linux kernel code. It’s hurting Android security

Google Project Zero scolds Samsung and other vendors for adding features that undermine Android security. Read More

Kubernetes administration policy made easy with brewOPA

Administering policies across Kubernetes and other cloud native environments isn’t easy. Now, Cyral wants to take the trouble out of the job with brewOPA. Read More

Raspberry Pi’s Raspbian gets new features: File manager, Thonny Python IDE updates

The Raspbian OS gets file manager improvements and support for the Linux Orca accessibility app. Read More

Python programming language: Now you can take NSA’s free course for beginners

NSA releases Python course after receiving a Freedom of information Act (FOIA) request for its training materials. Read More

South Korea’s government explores move from Windows to Linux desktop

In what may prove to be the biggest migration from Windows to the Linux desktop, the South Korean government is looking into shifting from Windows 7 to a trio of Linux desktops. Read More

Revived Windows 95 PowerToys lets you create Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts

Microsoft PowerToys developers say the new keyboard manager will help Linux- and Mac-to-Windows switchers. Read More