Linux Security Week: October 18, 2021 | LinuxSecurity.com

Advisories

Linux Security Week: October 18, 2021

Happy Monday fellow Linux geeks and Open Source enthusiasts! In this week's newsletter we examine and compare our favorite Linux backup solutions for preventing data loss in a ransomware attack, explain the anatomy of a Linux ransomware attack and discuss Linux rootkits and why they are a threat to your system. How can you protect against ransomware and rootkits on Linux? Read on to find out.

Have a question about or a comment on one of this week's articles?  Let's discuss! Read on to learn more about these topics.

Yours in Open Source,

Brittany Day Signature

Best Linux Backup Solutions to Prevent Data Loss in a Ransomware Attack

firefox

In this article, you'll learn about our six favorite Linux backup solutions, and how they compare.

Learn More>

What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits

TailsOS

Learn about Linux rootkits, how to detect them and how to prevent them from being installed on your system in the first place.

Learn More>

Anatomy of a Linux Ransomware Attack

libsndfile

In this article, we’ll examine the anatomy of a Linux ransomware attack, explore the magnitude of the ransomware risk Linux users face compared to Windows users and offer some tips and advice for protecting against Linux ransomware.

Learn More>

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.