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OpenSSH CVE-2016-0777: Details and Mitigation

Earlier today advisories were sent out regarding OpenSSH versions 5.4 through 7.1., informing users about a security bug in the software. In essence, the advisory instructed people to add the  

UseRoaming no

 option to their ssh_config file, with a promise for further information to be made available shortly.


Add undocumented "UseRoaming no" to ssh_config or use "-oUseRoaming=no" to prevent upcoming #openssh client bug CVE-2016-0777. More later.

— markus (@msfriedl) January 14, 2016

The post on the security issue at OpenBSD Journal can be seen here:  …

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Percona celebrates its 7th anniversary by giving to open source ecosystem

Today we’re celebrating Percona’s 7th anniversary.  A lot has changed in these past 7 years – we have grown from a two-person outfit focused exclusively on consulting to a 100-person company with teammates in 22 different countries and 18 different states, now providing Support, Consulting, RemoteDBA, Server Development and Training services.

We also made our mark in open source software development, creating some of the most popular …

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LAMP: The mailing lists you *SHOULD* be subscribed to.

The LAMP stack consists of some complicated software, and this software from time to time will develop faults and security flaws. How do you keep yourself informed? Hope that the issues crop up on Digg, Slashdot? Well the best way is to join the Announce lists for each of the LAMP stack components.

The Announce lists are used by the developers of the different components of the LAMP stack to keep users informed of important events, like when a security flaw emerges or a new version of there software is released, etc.

The lists

The first one is dependent on the GNU/Linux distribution your running, in my case it is Archlinux, so I've subscribed to:

Next in the LAMP stack is Apache, and you can find its …

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