(Cheatsheet) Linux Security

Cheatsheet Linux Security Quick Reference Guide - An awesome security checklist reference The intent of this Quick Reference Guide is to provide a starting point for improving the security of your system, to serve as a pointer to more in-depth security information, and to increase security awareness and methods that can be used to improve security. It is not a substitute for reading any of the vast amounts of Linux security documentation that already exists.In the ever-changing world of glob...
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Linux Network Administrator’s Guide (2nd Edition)

Description: Linux, a Unix-compatible operating system that runs on personal computers and larger servers, is valued above all for its networking strengths. The Linux Network Administrator's Guide spells out all the information needed for joining a network, whether it's a simple UUCP connection or a full LAN with a Linux system serving as a firewall, an NFS or NIS file server, and a mail and news hub.This book, which is one of the most successful to come from the Linux Documentation Project...
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Linux Security for Beginners

Description: There is a saying in the security world that the only truly safe computer system is one that is disconnected from the network, switched off and buried six feet under ground. The sentiment may be somewhat true but it is hardly a practical solution to the problems we face today in protecting servers and desktops from outside intrusion. There are more computer systems connected to the internet either directly or via local area networks than at any time in the history of technol...
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Course: Introduction to Linux (Linux Foundation)

Description: Develop a good working knowledge of Linux using both the graphical interface and command line, covering the major Linux distribution families. Linux powers 94% of the world’s supercomputers, most of the servers powering the Internet, the majority of financial trades worldwide and a billion Android devices. In short, Linux is everywhere. It appears in many different architectures, from mainframes to server to desktop to mobile and on a staggeringly wide variety of hardware. ...
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Introduction to Linux : A Hands on Guide

Description: Many people still believe that learning Linux is difficult, or that only experts can understand how a Linux system works. Though there is a lot of free documentation available, the documentation is widely scattered on the Web, and often confusing, since it is usually oriented toward experienced UNIX or Linux users. Today, thanks to the advancements in development, Linux has grown in popularity both at home and at work. The goal of this guide is to show people of all ages that Linux...
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The Linux Development Platform

Year:2003 Pages:317 Author: Rafeeq Ur Rehman /Christopher Paul Description: Setting up a complete development environment using open source tools has always been a challenging task. Although all of the development tools are available in the open source, no comprehensive development environment exists as of today. This book is an effort to enable the reader to set up and use open source to create such an environment. Each chapter of the book is dedicated to a particular component of the devel...
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Linux Administrator’s Security Guide

Year: 2001 Description: I wrote this book originally because no Linux security documentation existed back in the late 1990's. Since then several Linux security books have been published, but in general they all have shortcomings (for example one of them spends 40 pages on cops, a largely obsolete tool). So anyways I've decided it's time to update the book, which is one major advantage of doing this on the www. Currently it is April 2001, I'm hoping the major rewrite will be done by fall or w...
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Self-Service Linux – Mastering the Art of Problem Determination

Year:2006 Pages:421 Description: Linux is the best choice for home and business users. It is very powerful, as stable as any commercial operating system, secure, and best of all, it is open source. One of the biggest deciding factors for whether to use Linux at home or for your business can be service and support.The biggest factor in a company's decision to go with Linux is overcoming the support issues. This book should be an essential part of every company's Linux adoption plan to keep the ...
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Linux 101 Hacks 2nd edition

Year:2011  Pages:270   Description: There are total of 101 hacks in this book that will help you build a strong foundation in Linux. All the hacks in this book are explained with appropriate Linux command examples that are easy to follow. Contents: Chapter 1: Powerful CD Command Hacks Chapter 2: Essential Linux Commands Chapter 3: SSH Commands and Tips Chapter 4: Date Manipulation Chapter 5: PS1, PS2, PS3, PS4 and PROMPT_COMMAND Chapter 6: Archive and Compression Chapter...
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