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21st October 2010, 07:15 PM
Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 248 (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue248) for the week ending October 20, 2010. What follows are some highlights from this issue.

Our issue kicks off with news from the Fedora Planet, including details on upcoming features in Fedora 14, how to convert a virtual machine from VirtualBox to KVM, a new website for virtualization tools, and Atari 8-bit and 16-bit Atari emulators coming to Fedora.
We have two articles for Fedora In The News, including a recent discovery of a security vulnerability in the GNU C compiler that affects Fedora and RHEL, and a piece on Fedora's adoption of YubiKey's two-stage authentication for high-security scenarios.
In news from the Fedora Ambassadors, new members to the Ambassador team from Brazil and Kosovo, a wonderful summary of discussion on the busy Ambassador list for the past week, and a summary of discussion on the Fedora Ambassador Steering Committee list as well.
In Translation team news, development of an alternative process for submitting Fedora 14 release notes, restarting Fedora Localization Project, and a new version of the amateur radio guide that is ready for translation, as well as a new member of the FLP from Italy.
In news from the Design team, work on a Fedora 14 poster,more details on the upcoming Fedora Project website redesign and an update on the Fedora Students Contributing t-shirt design contest winner.
Our issue reaches completion with updates of security-related packages from the past week. Enjoy!

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FWN Editorial Team: Pascal Calarco (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Pcalarco), Adam Williamson (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Adamwill)