Symas Joins Open Invention Network

A couple weeks ago we received an email inviting us to join the OIN. This was a no-brainer for us. The OIN is basically a software patent non-aggression pact - its members pledge never to use patents aggressively against other participants in the Linux / open source...

Open Source Identity Ecosystem

Symas is pleased to join Tirasa and Evolveum to form an Open Source Identity Ecosystem. The goal is to build a marketplace where solution providers, system integrators and customers align. Why?  Let’s be honest, things aren’t great for those relying on...

Announcement: New Symas Download Site

A new download site is available for our products: https://symas.com/downloads What’s new? Better organization and navigation We have redesigned the download page to make what you’re looking for faster and easier.  Downloads are clearly organized by...

Software Design and Trustworthiness

GnuTLS was all over the news last week, but shouldn’t have been. We’d discussed its problems back in 2008… The investigation that prompted that email was in this bug report, ITS#5361 and it revealed that GnuTLS had more serious problems than could be...

Symas OpenLDAP 2.4.37-1 Released

Symas OpenLDAP 2.4.37-1 has been released and is available for download from our portal. The following platforms are available now: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4/5/6 x86 and x86_64 Debian 5/6 x86 and amd64 Solaris 8/9/10 SPARC & x86  32- and 64-bit    ...