Archive for the ‘Secure Desktop’ Category

Tip of the Trade: LiveKiosk

October 10th, 2006 Comments off

ServerWatch has an introduction to LiveKiosk, a LiveCD created for the purpose of safe broswing for the public.

LiveKiosk is an ingenious Linux-on-bootable-CD that eliminates the need for a hard drive. It runs on any Pentium-II system or better — just boot it up, and away you go.

Categories: Secure Desktop

“Locked down” Linux dispenses Justice

June 27th, 2006 Comments off

ZDNet Australia reports that Knoppix now has a set of new users.

The Victorian Department of Justice (DoJ) is understood to have deployed a secure, “locked-down” Linux environment across more than 100 desktops in state prisons.

Privacy and anonymity

February 15th, 2006 Comments off

Anonym.OS gets a mention near the bottom of this SecurityFocus article under the “Little name privacy” header.

Categories: Reviews, Secure Desktop

More About the Anonym.OS LiveCD

January 16th, 2006 Comments off
Categories: News, Secure Desktop

Anonymity on a Disk

January 15th, 2006 Comments off

Wired News is covering an OpenBSD-based LiveCD aimed at providing a secure desktop and browsing experience to the user.

To many privacy geeks, it’s the holy grail — a totally anonymous and secure computer so easy to use you can hand it to your grandmother and send her off on her own to the local Starbucks.

Categories: News, Secure Desktop