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Even in Debian, there are many many packages that don't get regular security updates. From the Debian security channel on OFTC IRC: The security team provides support for all packages, with the help of the package maintainers (and upstream developers). From the general discussion, we can assume that major security breakages get their attention, but ...


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To show all files created on 16/05/2015: sudo find / -type f -newermt 2015-05-16 Now to see attributes such as owner, modification date, permissions easily use ls -l command: sudo find / -type f -newermt 2015-05-16 | xargs ls -l Thanks to muru note: same result can be achieved with: sudo find / -type f -newermt 2015-05-16 -ls Read this for more ...


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If you're using PlayOnLinux with WINE, each program usually has its own virtual folder, meaning that only the program that the virus comes from will be affected. - With PlayOnLinux, you're pretty safe. If you're using WINE without PlayOnLinux, a virus could affect all programs that are running inside WINE. - WINE without PlayOnLinux could be vulnerable, but ...


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It is perfectly normal for software to create files and their own directory in /tmp/ to store temporary files (most likely these are session related files). That is what /tmp/ is for. In general these files contain the name of the software (like your example with owncloud* and a "random" set of characters behind it). If you never installed owncloud and you ...


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Every folder outside your home will need some evelated privileges, so it's better to keep all of your files inside your home. $ ls -l /~$ ls -l / total 152 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 12288 May 28 08:29 bin drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 May 26 09:54 boot drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 4096 May 5 10:22 build drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 Apr 8 2014 cdrom ...


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Basically, Squid is a proxy server and web cache daemon. It has a wide variety of uses, from speeding up a web server by caching repeated requests; to caching web, DNS and other computer network lookups for a group of people sharing network resources; to aiding security by filtering traffic. A very great step by step tutorial could be find here ...



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