Rust library bugs in FFI or other unsafe code blocks can have severe consequences, even remote code execution.
It's great to see that there's now a site for announcing security bugs in the ecosystem: https://rustsec.org
REXPaint - A powerful and user-friendly ASCII art editor https://www.gridsagegames.com/rexpaint/
ESET discovers 21 new Linux malware families
All malware strains are trojanized versions of the OpenSSH server or client apps that include keylogger and backdoor capabilities.
Australia's new #aabill reminds us of this episode... :) Jokes aside, a full analysis of the bill can be found here: https://protonmail.com/blog/australia-anti-encryption-law/
BREAKING: @CommonsCMS @DamianCollins just released previously sealed #Six4Three @Facebook documents: https://www.parliament.uk/documents/commons-committees/culture-media-and-sport/Note-by-Chair-and-selected-documents-ordered-from-Six4Three.pdf
AMI joins the LVFS (Linux Vendor Firmware Service) - https://redd.it/a4056r
MIT engineers repurpose wasp venom as an antibiotic drug that can kill bacteria but is nontoxic to human cells. In a study of mice, the peptide could completely eliminate Pseudomonas aeruginosa, a strain of bacteria that causes respiratory and other infections and is resistant to most antibiotics. - https://redd.it/a43rcl
Announcing Rust 1.31 and Rust 2018 - https://redd.it/a3pyrw
Facebook engineers discovered technique of adding read call log/SMS permissions during an app update without notifying the user. Was used in a production release - https://redd.it/a3v0ve
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