Which Linux Is Secure? The Analysis Of Top Popular Distributions

Every time if people going to a web site and download installation image or update their operation system most of Linux users don’t thing about information security. Linux is more secure than OS X and Windows by design, but absolute security is a myth. Yes, some people can store their data high in the Himalayas, but not all can do it. Few of the most popular providers have the big security teams and many users live in countries with censorship like China, Syria, North Korea, Russia, Cuba.

So, can I be sure that web site of my lovely Linux Distribution is real and hackers doesn’t replace it with infected software? Can I get a backdoor in my operating system from installed updates? No, but only with these conditions:

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Let’s Encrypt And WoSign – How To Get A Valid SSL Certificate Absolutely Free

Update 05.12.2015: Let’s Encrypt without ssh and renew/revoke instructions

Today the SSL certificate from the top SSL providers costs ~$50-100 Рbig money for non-commercial websites and bloggers. But some peoples can change it just now. In this article I try to describe a practical guide for getting a free as a beer certificate for your blog, website or e-mail. There are two ways:

Let’s Encrypt

Let’s Encrypt – certificate authority that provides free X.509 certificates for TLS encryption. Founders and sponsors – Electronic Frontier Foundation(EFF), Akamai, Mozilla Foundation, Cisco, Linux Foundation and many others. Let’s Enrypt own a RSA root certificate cross-signed by an IdenTrust certificate authority.
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