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Linux.com, LinuxFoundation.org are down due to a security breach

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Once again Linux.com, Linuxfoundation.org and sub-domains have been taken offline for a possible security breach that is discovered on 8th September, 2011.

News bulletin from Linux.com says in the best interest of Linux community and security precautions  we have taken all domains offline. Initial analysis shows this breach is connected to intrusion on kernel.org

Recommendations for the Linux.com users :

Change your password, if you are using the same password  on other sites.

Services affected :

  • Linux.com
  • Open Printing
  • Linux Mark
  • Linux Foundation events.
Note : Kernel repositories are not affected. It is safe.

We will update you further, as soon we have further announcements from Linux.com

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