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Split large files Ubuntu

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If you're working with large log files and you're not comfortable using vi or vim then you might want to split your log/text file into multiple parts based on the number of lines per file. You can run the following command to split

How To Patch Sudo on Ubuntu

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A bug has been identified in sudo’s get_process_ttyname(). This significant vulnerability in the sudo command on SELinux enabled systems granting root access to anyone with a shell account. Basically, a local user with privileges to execute commands via sudo could potentially

WannaCry 2.0?

WannaCry 2.0?

WannaCry Security Ransomware linux

Boston, Massachussetts based software company Rapid7 has confirmed a vulnerability in their system on over 104 000 computers running the widely used free networking Linux software Samba. This flaw in

Find folder/directory size Linux

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To find the size of a directory including files and folders therein, run the following command in the terminal: du -h /path/to/your/directory/ The -h flag stands for "human" which gives you disk size in a human readable format (1K,