Linux Distribution Releases (September 2017)
Ubuntu 17.10 Beta 2
Release Date: September 28, 2017
The final beta of Ubuntu 17.10 was released and it witnessed the participation of all official flavors. Find the detailed information about the same on Fossbytes.
Release Date: September 28, 2017
The updated ISO of this operating system for anonymous and private browsing was released with security updates and Linux kernel 4.12. New support for PPPoE and dial-up internet connections was also added. Find more information on this page.
Release Date: September 27, 2017
The new installation/Live ISO images of SparkyLinux 5.1, codenamed Nibru, were released. For those who don’t know, Sparky 5 is based on Debian testing branch “Buster” and follows a rolling model. This release comes with lightweight desktop options like Xfce, MATE, and LXQt.
Find more information here.
Kali Linux 2017.2
Release Date: September 20, 2017
Read about Kali Linux 2017.2 ethical hacking Linux distro in detail here on Fossbytes.
Korora 26 “Bloat”
Release Date: September 16, 2017
More information on Korora 26 can be found in this dedicated article on Fossbytes.
Release Date: September 17, 2017
Find detailed information about ArchLabs 2017.09 here on Fossbytes.
CentOS 7 (1708)
Release Date: September 13, 2017
Find detailed information about CentOS 7 (1708) here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: September 12, 2017
Find detailed information about Parrot Security 3.8 here on Fossbytes.
Zorin OS 12.2
Release Date: September 8, 2017
Zorin developers released the Zorin OS 12.2 with various improvements. This version comes with Zorin Desktop environment upgrade and stability optimizations. With Wine 2.0, the users get better Windows app support. Zorin OS 12.2 Lite also includes the Disk Usage Analyzer out of the box.
Find more details about Zorin OS 12.2 here.
Linux Distribution Releases (August 2017)
Linux Lite 3.6
Release Date: August 31, 2017
Find detailed information about Linux Lite 3.6 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 30, 2017
BlackArch 2017.08.30 was released with more than 50 new tools. This version shipped with Linux kernel 4.12.8. The BlackArch installer had been updated to version 0.5.2.
Find more details about BlackArch 2017.08.30 here.
Release Date: August 29, 2017n
Find detailed information about Bodhi 4.3.0 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 17, 2017
Debian runs their releases over a 2-year cycle. After the release of Debian Stretch, Raspbian has also moved to the next version. In the new Raspbian Stretch, there’s Sonic Pi 3.0.1, Chromium 60, etc. The Bluetooth audio support too has been improved.
Find more on Raspbia Stretch here.
Release Date: August 15, 2017
Find detailed information about Solus 3 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 8, 2017
Tails 3.1 Linux distro for anonymity was released with Tor Browser 7.0.4 and Linux 4.9.30. Issues with Thunderbird were fixed and other miscellaneous improvements were made.
Find more on Tails 3.1 here.
Release Date: August 3, 2017
Find detailed information about Ubuntu 16.04.3 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 1, 2017
Red Hat, Inc. announced the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4. It brings a new set of automation capabilities to limit IT complexity which making sure that workplace security and performance are met.
Find more information on RHEL 7.4 here.