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Gigastrand OS
Gigastrand re-released Gigastrand OS 3.4 today for one very good reason: security. The original image for Gigastrand 3.4 released about a week ago with a few minor enhancements and some security updates. Today’s release switches from OpenOffice to LibreOffice and adds a password reset tool that deletes itself from the […]

Gigastrand re-releases OS 3.4 for a very good reason.





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The Gigastrand OS is software that has practical applications across many systems and is designed to completely replace the systems you currently use. This analysis is based on the real-world costs of purchasing and maintaining various environments. Below you will find our 10-year operational cost projection comparing 3 different environments. With a […]

Gigastrand OS: 10-Year Business Cost Analysis



Kodi in Gigastrand OS
Gigastrand OS 3.0 removed XBMC from its pre-installed software list because at the time, customers were reporting that they weren’t really using XBMC as the repositories at the time were for Ubuntu and didn’t have an updated version for Gigastrand OS. According to Kodi’s website, Debian now provides the packages […]

Installing Kodi in Gigastrand OS 3


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In recent weeks, Gigastrand has seen 2 instances of browser extension malware installed by unwitting users on Safari in Mac OS and Chrome in Gigastrand OS v3. This discovery makes a change in operating system ineffective when it comes to security. Malware seems to be targeting Internet browsers with the OS […]

User installed malware found on non-Windows machines.





tcp flaw patch
A flaw for Linux devices – including Gigastrand OS – has been discovered as detailed at Hacker News.  Researchers have uncovered a serious Internet flaw, which if exploited, could allow attackers to terminate or inject malware into unencrypted communication between any two vulnerable machines on the Internet. The vulnerability could […]

TCP Flaw Workaround Patch for Gigastrand OS