This Week in Linux News: Linux Kernel 4.1 Release, the Open Container Project is Announced, and More


Open container announcementThis week in Linux news, Linux kernel 4.1 is released, The Linux Foundation announces the Open Container Project, and more. Keep reading for the top Linux news stories of the past week.

1) Linux Kernel 4.1 is released.

Linux Kernel 4.1 LTS Officially Released by Linus Torvalds – Softpedia

2) Crytek’s CryEngine adopts Linux.

Crytek’s Powerful CryEngine is the Latest Gaming Engine to Embrace Linux– PCWorld

3) The Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative announces investment in grants for three new open source projects. 

Linux Foundation Invests $452,000 in Open-Source Security Projects– eWeek

4) Adobe issues emergency patch fix for a vulnerability that could allow hackers to perform remote code execution.

Adobe Issues Emergency Patch for Flash Player Zero-Day Flaw– The Inquirer 

5) The Linux Foundation announces the Open Container Project.

Docker and CoreOS Unite to Start the Open Container Project and Standardize Runtime, Image Format – VentureBeat