Archive for the ‘Networking’ Category

Wireshark Releases 2.2.7

June 10th, 2017
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Wireshark, the world’s most popular open-source, free and cross-platform network protocol analyzer, has been updated recently to version 2.2.7 and is now available for download on Linux, macOS, and Microsoft Windows platforms.

Coming almost two months after the release of Wireshark 2.2.6, this new maintenance update is here to patch read overflow vulnerabilities in the DOF and DHCP dissectors, infinite loop issues in the Bazaar, SoulSeek, DNS, and DICOM dissectors, as well as a memory exhaustion bug in the openSAFETY dissector.

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Distro - Other, Networking, Open Souce Applications

OpenWRT router SBC mixes Cortex-A5 and FPGA

February 27th, 2016
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Belgium-based DAB-Embedded BVBA announced a router board for collecting and processing data from different wired and wireless interfaces. The 90 x 90mm DAB-OWRT-SAMA5 runs OpenWrt Linux or Windows Embedded Compact 7 on an Atmel SAMA5D36, a 536MHz Cortex-A5 SoC on the high end of the SAMA5D3 product line. The D36 is the only SAMA5D3x part to support an LCD display.

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Hardware, Networking, OpenSource - General

Get the most from your Wi-Fi

December 16th, 2015
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Regardless of your operating system, wireless can sometimes be a headache. Either you drop a signal, your wireless connections flakes out, your connection is slow, or your wireless device winds up MIA. Either way, there are times you’ll wind up having to troubleshoot or tinker to get the most out of that connection.

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Networking, Wi-Fi

Microsoft Linux Distro?

September 22nd, 2015
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Late last week, hell had apparently frozen over with the news that Microsoft had developed a Linux distribution of its own. The work was done as part of the company’s Azure cloud platform, which uses Linux-based network switches as part of its software-defined networking infrastructure.

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Distro - Other, Networking, Really?