Displaying items by tag: VirtualBox

Security firm Sophos says it has found Windows ransomware using a virtual machine on a victim's machine to attack that same machine, with a 49kb ransomware executable generated from an attack payload of 122MB with a 282MB virtual image inside.

Published in Security
Thursday, 13 February 2014 17:10

Play with big data in MapR's Hadoop sandbox

MapR has released a virtual appliance to simplify the use of Hadoop for training, development and testing. It's called the MapR Sandbox for Hadoop.

Published in Open Source
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 11:59

More proof of Oracle's disinterest in open source


More evidence - if any was needed - of Oracle's disinterest in the open source assets it acquired from Sun Microsystems has come to light with the news that the driver for VirtualBox has been declared as "tainted crap" by Linux kernel developers.

Published in Open Sauce
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