24 posts from August 2020
Spotting /tmp related vulnerabilities with TmpWatcher
By Mike Salvatore, 27 August 2020
Did you know that misuse of the /tmp directory is one of the most common security flaws? If you search mitre for the keyword “tmp”, you’ll find a plethora of...
Snapcraft corner: Staying on track
By Igor Ljubuncic, 27 August 2020
Snapcraft channels and, consequently, tracks are an important, highly useful element of the snap ecosystem. Tracks enable snap developers to publish multiple...
Kubernetes vs Docker
By Alex Chalkias, 27 August 2020
In an era where container technologies have taken the industry by storm, one of the most common online searches on the topic of containers is ‘Kubernetes vs...
Travel, CLIs, and sticky notes: Lilyana’s life as a Canonical UX designer
By cmoullec, 25 August 2020
Canonical is the company behind Ubuntu, but who are the people behind Canonical? This blog series is all about getting to know the different employees that...
Kubernetes 1.19 available from Canonical
By Canonical, 25 August 2020
Canonical today announced full enterprise support for Kubernetes 1.19 spanning from public cloud to the edge, covering Charmed Kubernetes, MicroK8s and...
Kubeflow 1.1 is out!
By Rui Vasconcelos, 24 August 2020
New release, increased capabilities. After 6 months since the release of 1.0, Kubeflow releases a new version with increased capabilities. This new version...
Ubuntu on WSL 2 Backported to Windows 10 1903 and 1909, Extending Reach
By haydenb, 20 August 2020
Microsoft announced the general availability of Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 in the Windows 10 May 2020 update, also known as version 2004. Today Microsoft...
Tour of the snap developer account in the Snap Store
By Igor Ljubuncic, 20 August 2020
Sometimes, you may wonder, what’s on the other side of the curtain? If you’re a developer contemplating snaps, you surely want to know the range of tools and...
Design and Web team summary – 20th August 2020
By Anthony Dillon, 20 August 2020
The web team here at Canonical run two-week iterations. Here are some of the highlights of our completed work from this iteration. Meet the team Kit Randel My...
Set up the AdGuard Home Ubuntu Appliance
By Rhys Davies, 18 August 2020
Block ads and trackers, and regain full control of your network. The AdGuard Home Ubuntu Appliance is an easy way for anyone to shield their WiFi network, and...
How to build a snap using ROS 2 Foxy
By Kyle Fazzari, 17 August 2020
The snapcraft CLI (the tool used to create snaps) has long had support for building snaps that use both ROS 1 and ROS 2. ROS 2 Foxy Fitzroy is the latest ROS...
Canonical demoes its Kubernetes solutions live at KubeCon EU 2020!
By anastasiavalti, 17 August 2020
The wait is over – KubeCon & ClouNativeCon Virtual EU 2020 is finally here and we’re so thrilled to open our booth’s proverbial doors to all you fellow...