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Oracle has confirmed that at least 32 of its products are affected by the vulnerability recently discovered in the Bash command-line interpreter – aka the "Shellshock" bug – including some of the company's pricey integrated hardware systems.
With just a little care and maintenance, you can have a directory structure, clean of cruft, which will serve your needs for a very long time.
The UK's privacy watchdog is urging organisations to protect their systems against the infamous Shellshock vulnerability in Bash – even though the full scope of the security bug remains unclear.
A number of Ubuntu flavours – Kubuntu, Ubuntu Gnome, Xubuntu and the brand new Ubuntu Mate (yes, it's official now) – this month participated in the first beta release of the next Ubuntu – 14.10, or Utopic Unicorn.
The academic brainbox who got his data centre operating system adopted as a piece of critical infrastructure at Twitter has now gone into business.
The first, and final, beta of Ubuntu 14.10 'Utopic Unicorn' is now available to download, along with the second beta builds of its flavors.
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First things first: the name. The next Elementary OS was codenamed Isis – as in the Egyptian goddess of magic and life.