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mood posted a topic in Software NewsCentOS is gone—but RHEL is now free for up to 16 production servers RHEL is now free for dev teams, and it's even free in production for up to 16 systems. Enlarge / CentOS used to be the preferred way to get RHEL compatibility at no cost. CentOS is gone now—but Red Hat is extending no-cost options for RHEL further than ever before. Last month, Red Hat caused a lot of consternation in the enthusiast and small business Linux world when it announced the discontinuation of CentOS Linux. Long-standing tradition—and ambiguity in Red Hat's posted terms—l
Karlston posted a topic in Software NewsCentOS Linux is gone—but its refugees have alternatives CentOS was the most famous "RHEL rebuild" by far—but there are others. Enlarge Red Hat 0 with 0 posters participating In an unexpected announcement earlier this week, Red Hat killed off the free-as-in-beer CentOS variant of their flagship distribution, Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The announcement—which clearly stated "CentOS Stream is not a replacement for CentOS Linux"—lef
Karlston posted a topic in Software NewsRed Hat and CentOS systems aren’t booting due to BootHole patches Well, you can't be vulnerable to BootHole if you can't boot your system. Enlarge / Security updates intended to patch the BootHole UEFI vulnerability are rendering some Linux systems unable to boot at all. Aurich Lawson 10 with 9 posters participating Early this morning, an urgent bug showed up at Red Hat's bugzilla bug tracker—a user discovered that the RHSA_2020:3216 grub2 security update and RHSA-2020:3218 kernel security update rendered an RHEL
steven36 posted a topic in Security & Privacy NewsRed Hat team provides mitigations, promises kernel updates. A cyber-security firm has gone public with details and proof-of-concept (PoC) code about a vulnerability in the Linux kernel that currently impacts only CentOS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) distributions. The vulnerability's name is Mutagen Astronomy and is tracked as CVE-2018-14634. Discovered by the team at the Qualys Research Labs, this security flaw is categorized as a Local Privilege Escalation (LPE) issue. This is a type of vulnerability that requires an attacker to have a foothold